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Heart Math Tutoring Featured on WBTV

06.07.2017

Emily Elliott from Heart Math Tutoring and Jacqueline Myers from Apparo met with Chrisine Sperow to discuss the impact of Apparo’s 2017 Mission Possible Award.

“Apparo works with other nonprofits and empowers them with technology. We do that by bringing nonprofits in need, like Heart Math Tutoring, together with companies that have financial and skilled volunteer resources like Accenture. Heart Math Tutoring was the winner of our 2017 Mission Possible Award… it’s a milestone for Heart Math Tutoring to be the first of the Mission … continue reading

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Heart Math Tutoring Receives Apparo’s Mission Possible Economic Opportunity Grant

05.03.2017

Heart was awarded a $60,000 cash and pro bono contribution from Accenture at Apparo’s ConnectivIT Ball, presented by Microsoft! The award is Apparo’s first Mission Possible Economic Opportunity Award. A panel of CIO judges chose a technology project that will impact economic opportunity in Charlotte. Heart will use the award to digitize its student and tutor information, ultimately improving student outcomes and program scalability. Heart impacts a variety of factors of economic mobility. Mentorship by Heart tutors improves social capital and reduces economic segregation in … continue reading

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Heart Math Tutoring Kicks Off Spring Funding Initiative

03.22.2017

Heart Math Tutoring kicks off its spring funding initiative today with a boost from The Leon Levine Foundation, who has awarded Heart a $350,000 capacity-building grant! The grant is payable over three years as Heart offers one-on-one tutoring to more students, scales its work, and becomes more sustainable. $130,000 of the grant goes towards Heart’s current funding initiative, which seeks $880K to partner with 18 schools in the 2017/18 school year. This funding would mean that over 900 students will be matched with one-on-one … continue reading

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Heart Math Tutoring’s Funding Initiative Grows Program to Include 12 CMS School Partners

08.25.2016

Heart Math Tutoring has completed its Spring Funding Initiative and raised $630K, which will enable Heart to grow from eight to 12 school sites during the 2016/17 school year.

Funds raised were from grants, corporation donations and from community support. Individual donors contributed $220K. Several local and state-wide foundations have made commitments to Heart at the “School Sponsorship” level ($25K – $50K): Sisters of Mercy of North Carolina Foundation, Social Venture Partners, The Charlotte Mecklenburg Community Foundation at Foundation For The Carolinas, the Belk Foundation, … continue reading

Heart’s Growing Strong! $50,000 Match Available.

06.23.2016

Heart Donors, Funding Partners and Prospective Partners –

As we near the final stretch of our 2016 Spring Funding Initiative, I wanted to share the great news that we have raised $620,000 to date! We are beyond thrilled with our continued growth and success as we are now poised to expand from eight to 11 schools for the 2016/17 school year!

We are also excited to share that The Leon Levine Foundation has awarded Heart a grant that matches new, increased, or lapsed donations dollar … continue reading

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