Your 2016 Great HEART Give Finalists!

It’s finally here! We’re announcing our 2016 Great HEART Give finalists! First, let us begin by sharing how grateful we are to all who nominated this year. We had a huge burst of positivity and enthusiasm from each and every one of you. We were moved by your messages. How lucky we all are to live in […]

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Great HEART Give Nominations Closed–Then What?

Great HEART Give nominations have come to a close. We would like to take a moment and say how appreciative we are for so many Great HEART Give nominations submitted. It is so exciting to see the positive feedback, and we have enjoyed learning more about the organizations in our community with each incoming submitted […]

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Governor and Good Causes: This Week at Heart

It’s been quite an exciting week here at Heart Technologies! Spring seems to be a busy time for many, and we are no exception. With a governor visit, employees coming together, end-of-the-year wrap ups, and Great HEART Give, there isn’t a dull moment in our offices! As many may know, Heart Technologies enjoys helping the […]

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Nominate Your Nonprofit for Great HEART Give!

Have YOU nominated your favorite nonprofit for Great HEART Give 2016? What are you waiting for? Nominations end on April 1, and you won’t get a chance to nominate again for another year. So don’t delay, nominate today! Here’s some more information, in case you forgot 😉 The Great HEART Give is a contest for […]

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How Great HEART Give Makes an Impact

Currently and in the upcoming months, Heart Technologies will be promoting our seventh annual Great HEART Give competition. This contest gives local 501(c)3 organizations the opportunity to go head-to-head to rally supporters and gain votes, as the top-voted nonprofit receives a $10,000 technology grant. Does this contest really make a difference? Sure, $10,000 sounds like […]

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Heart Technologies is Thankful for Our Communities

There are so many things–and people–that each of us is surrounded by everyday; many of which we take for granted. It seems there’s always something bigger or more pressing on the horizon: work, house chores, errands, sleep. In some unfortunate cases, it seems we don’t realize the wonderful around us until it’s too late. With […]

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How Technology Benefits Nonprofits

Nonprofits face many challenges. One of these is finances. These organizations have been created to fulfill some goal, meaning most funds should go to that mission, but it is still a business with those associated costs. That in mind, there isn’t a huge budget for non-necessities, like the newest technologies, or aspects with flexible budgets, […]

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Reducing the Digital Divide in Our Own Backyard

Happy World Telecommunications Day! This day was established in 1865 to recognize the founding of the International Telecommunication Union, and is now seen as a day to raise global awareness of societal changes resulting from new technologies and the Internet with a focus on reducing our world’s digital divide. Heart is doing our part to help […]

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LifeLine Pilots Wins Great HEART Give 2015!

Congratulations LifeLine Pilots, our Great HEART Give 2015 winner! LifeLine Pilots’ mission is to facilitate free air transportation through volunteer pilots for patients and their families who require specialized medical care but are experiencing financial hardship and cannot afford the cost of lengthy transportation. In addition, LifeLine Pilots complete humanitarian missions in times of disaster by […]

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Great HEART Give 2015 Voting This Friday!

In just four short days, Great HEART Give 2015 will be under way! This year’s new approach means that votes will be collected only on May 8, from 6AM–6PM. This year’s nonprofit finalists include (listed alphabetically): Big Brothers Big Sisters Illinois Capital Region Common Place LifeLine Pilots Meadows at Mercy Creek Neighborhood House   You […]

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