Light Your Heart with Heartspring is our signature fundraising event with proceeds benefiting the Heartspring Financial Assistance Fund. On Saturday, November 5, 2016, we celebrated the milestones reached by the children served and the community partners who continually make life-changing impact possible. We are thrilled to announce our 2016 event raised more than $140,000 for the amazing children served at Heartspring! What a tremendous show of support from our community partners. We cannot thank you enough!
Save the date for Light Your Heart with Heartspring 2017! Join us on Saturday, November 4, 2017, at the Wichita Marriott for an evening of festive food and drinks, live and silent auctions and, back by popular demand, Ernie Biggs Dueling Pianos!
Light Your Heart with Heartspring benefits the Heartspring Financial Assistance Program, which provides free and reduced fee therapies for the children with special needs served at Heartspring.
Many children with special needs benefit from more than one type of therapy, multiple times per week. However, not all insurance companies consistently cover the therapy costs, potentially causing difficulty for families to keep up financially. To ensure those served receive the services and therapies needed, the proceeds from Light Your Heart with Heartspring are used to award free and reduced fee therapies and services to these ever-deserving children. In FY16, the Heartspring Financial Assistance Program was able to award more than $618,000 in free and reduced fee therapies and services to 474 children. That equates to each child served receiving just $100 per month on average, while therapy costs for a child receiving three therapies per week at pediatrics services costs approximately $1,140 per month, or almost $14,000 per year on average. This is why events like Light Your Heart with Heartspring are crucial.
With the continued support and generosity of our community partners, Light Your Heart with Heartspring will continue to raise funds for these inspiring children so they can continue on their path towards greater independence. We invite you to learn more about these amazing children and the obstacles they overcome here: Heartspring Success Stories
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We are grateful for the generosity shown by our community partners who help make this event possible. Because of their support, Heartspring is able to continuously offer financial assistance to the children of Heartspring so they can continue to receive the therapies and services needed on their path to greater independence. Together we are changing lives. Together we are Heartspring.
Thank you to all of our supporters!
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