Superheroes come in all shapes and sizes, and two little ones in Knoxville are spreading awareness of congenital heart defects.
WATE6 out of Knoxville shares the story of Joshua and his family’s unique CHD story.
Heart Heroes, Inc was selected to receive the Omaha FBI’s Hometown Hero Award. KETV Omaha, sponsor of the event, reports on the organization and Heart Hero Ethan.
Hometown Heroes to be recognized for community efforts
The Omaha World Herald previews the 2015 FBI Hometown Hero winners.
WOWT Channel 6 Omaha and reporter Joe Chiodo tell the story of DaNae and Ava, a mother and daughter Heart Hero duo, before the Omaha Superhero Heart Run.
Turnout for Superhero Heart Run Doubles
KPTM Fox 42 Omaha covers the Omaha Superhero Heart Run.
WOWT Channel 6 Omaha covers the Omaha Superhero Heart Run with emcee, Malorie Maddox.
Kitty Burton and Cori Bumgardner, Heart Hero family, join The Morning Blend to talk about Omaha’s Superhero Heart Run.
NBC Nebraska Kearney covers the Superhero Heart Run Kearney
The Des Moines Register was on hand to capture some great photos of the Des Moines Superhero Heart Run.
Event chairs from the Des Moines Superhero Heart Run visit with the hosts of Great Day Des Moines.
Heart surgery team saves young lives in Mexico
The Omaha World-Herald features Dr. Hammel, the team from Children’s Hospital and Medical Center in Omaha and the Los Cabos Children’s Foundation. Heart Heroes supplied the team with over 20 capes to give to the Heart Heroes in Cabo.
For kids born with heart defects, superhero capes send message of strength
The Omaha World-Herald follows up with Heart Heroes and the growth of our organization.
The Omaha World-Herald’s Live Well Nebraska section covers the Omaha Superhero Heart Run.
Malorie Maddox with NBC affiliate WOWT brings Omaha Wyatt’s miraculous CHD journey.
ABC affiliate in Omaha KETV covers the Omaha Superhero Heart Run and meets Heart Hero Holden.
The crew at KCWI Great Day Des Moines had some fun with Des Moines Chair Suzanne Sprecher talking about the Des Moines Superhero Heart Run
The Des Moines Register shares Heart Hero Ruby’s incredible story as well as information about the Des Moines Superhero Heart Run.
NBC affiliate KHAS in Hastings, Nebraska covers the Kearney Superhero Heart Run.
Heart Hero Elliott and his family talk about his story and supporting the Superhero Heart Run in Kearney, Nebraska
The Huffington Post features Heart Heroes and co-founders, Kitty Burton and Sondra Dubas.
Superhero Capes Give Hospitalized Kids Courage
Omaha NBC affiliate WOWT and reporter Malorie Mattox feature Heart Hero Duncan and his parents, Kelly and Tom. Kitty Burton and Sondra Dubas talk about Heart Heores and the impact on local families.
NBC Nightly News airs a follow-up story to their July “Making A Difference” feature on Heart Heroes. Kitty Burton and Sondra Dubas talk about the outpouring of support for Heart Heroes.
York’s ‘Heart Hero’ Family Featured in National Story
Several months ago, the York community got on board with a worthwhile cause, donating more than $2,100 to the Heart Heroes program that provides “superhero” capes for children undergoing treatment for congenital heart defects.
NBC Nightly News – Superhero Cape ‘So Much More Than a Piece of Cloth’
Kitty Burton and Sondra Dubas, on “Heart Heroes”, an organization that provides superhero capes to kids battling heart problems.
NBC Nightly News – Kids with Heart Defects Find Their Inner Superhero
Thanks to the big-hearted volunteers at Heart Heroes, children diagnosed with heart defects are better able to face their fears. NBC’s Kevin Tibbles reports.
Fridays with Faith – Heart Heroes
Today I’m here to tell you about a different kind of hero…kids who have endured countless doctor visits, hospital stays, and life-saving operations due to congenital heart defects. View the full article here.
Heart Heroes Sits Down with The Morning Blend
Sondra Dubas and and her daughter, Ashley represented Heart Heroes on The Morning Blend, a local talk show in Omaha, Nebraska. Heart Heroes is proud to be a large part of the Miracle of Belief book release celebration at Soaring Wings Winery on June 30. Thank you to The Morning Blend for having Heart Heroes on the show.
281 Capes Donated to Heart Heroes!
Baxter Chrysler, Jeep, Dodge, in Omaha, Nebraska generously donated ONE HEART HERO CAPE for EVERY VEHICLE SOLD during the month of February. The total number of capes donated totaled 281! A HUGE thank you to Baxter for their continued support of Heart Heroes and for having heart!
Reagan Elementary has HEART!
Reagan Elementary First Graders in Omaha, Nebraska featured Heart Heroes for their Service Learning Project and raised over $1,000! MANY, MANY heartfelt thanks to Reagan Elementary for ALL of their hard work! Thank you for supporting Heart Heroes!
The Georgia Wheeler Wildcats Raise Over $200 for Heart Heroes!
Georgia Wheeler Elementary School in Omaha, Nebraska raised over $240 for Heart Heroes in their Second Grade Store! Thanks to the Wildcats for having heart and for all of their hard work!
Superhero Capes Offer Added Comfort to Heart Heroes!
Despite the six-inch scar lining his chest, 19-month-old Edward Anibal is happy. He is lucky to be alive after doctors discovered a hole in his heart the day he was born.
Sisters by Heart – Heart Hero Capes are Gifts with Heart
Heart Heroes is an organization created to honor our heart heroes and help them feel special and brave.
Heart Heroes – Prudential Ambassador
Recently we met Sondra and Kitty, two mothers who saw a need and stepped up to recogize Heart Heroes…which has blossomed into a vibrant organization.
PowerCapes.com Helps Heart Foundation Deliver Superhero Capes!
A common purpose of helping children has united a Michigan-based company with a Nebraska-based foundation.
PowerCapes Partners with Heart Heroes to Help Kids Battle Illnesses Using Superhero Capes
When kids need hope and strength the most, what can be more powerful than turning them into superheroes? Not much…
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