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2011 ~ present : Leading Development of New Social Service Model 2011 ~ present : Leading Development of New Social Service Model 2006 ~ 2010 : Specialized Social Service Strategy 2001 ~ 2005 : Period of 'Choice and Focus' 1988 ~ 2000 : The First Step toward the 'Living Together Community
2006 ~ 2010 : Specialized Social Service Strategy 2011 ~ present : Leading Development of New Social Service Model 2006 ~ 2010 : Specialized Social Service Strategy 2001 ~ 2005 : Period of 'Choice and Focus' 1988 ~ 2000 : The First Step toward the 'Living Together Community
2001 ~ 2005 : Period of 'Choice and Focus' 2011 ~ present : Leading Development of New Social Service Model 2006 ~ 2010 : Specialized Social Service Strategy 2001 ~ 2005 : Period of 'Choice and Focus' 1988 ~ 2000 : The First Step toward the 'Living Together Community
1988 ~ 2000 : The First Step toward the 'Living Together Community' 2011 ~ present : Leading Development of New Social Service Model 2006 ~ 2010 : Specialized Social Service Strategy 2001 ~ 2005 : Period of 'Choice and Focus' 1988 ~ 2000 : The First Step toward the 'Living Together Community

년도그룹별 특징

Heart to Heart is continuing its commitment to the education and rehabilitation of people with disabilities, focusing on the use of art and culture as medium in Korea and eye health system building in developing countries. Praised as El Sistema of Korea, Heart to Heart Orchestra with young people with developmental disability is opening a new field of professional vocation rehabilitation for people with developmental disability. As a member of International Agency for the Prevention of Blindness (IAPB), Heart to Heart continues its work to develop and employee comprehensive eye care programs and save lives of the most vulnerable and disadvantaged.

Heart to Heart unfolded unique cultural welfare programs for the disabled such as organizing the orchestra with young people with developmental disability and launching first chamber orchestra for the blind in Korea. Collaborating in partnership with governments and international institutions, Heart to Heart International started international development programs to improve the quality of life of the people with disease and disabilities in the poorest communities on the world.

In order to serve the needs of the community according to the diversifying social changes, Heart to Heart International launched nationwide medical and disability support program. The Foundation’s policy has widened from serving local community to giving all persons with disabilities and medical problems access to basic healthcare services and education. Especially, the Foundation focused on providing medical support for low income families and their children and caring comprehensive support for children with developmental disability.

In 1988, Heart to Heart International initiated the social welfare service for the children and their families suffering from poverty, disability and disease, in Seoul Korea. In 1991, in order to accommodate the growing welfare needs of the local community, the Foundation established the comprehensive Heart to Heart Social Welfare Center and started to provide enhanced social services serving the most vulnerable communities in Seoul.

년도별 특징

01
  • Launched an empowerment program for the disability awareness education instructors with developmental disability
  • Published research on the "Programs to promote the Use of Libraries for the Schools for the Blind"
  • MOU for CSR partnership with Chunil Motors
02
  • Publilshed "Study of the Effect of the Cultural Welfare Network on the Social Integration of the Children with Developmental Disability"
  • Scholarship Award Ceremony for college students with visual impairment
03
  • Workshop for the empowerment program for the disability awareness education instructors with developmental disability
  • Launched Heart to Heart Ensemble
01
  • Launched an empowerment program for the disability awareness education instructors with developmental disability
  • Published research on the "Programs to promote the Use of Libraries for the Schools for the Blind"
  • MOU for CSR partnership with Chunil Motors
02
  • Publilshed "Study of the Effect of the Cultural Welfare Network on the Social Integration of the Children with Developmental Disability"
  • Scholarship Award Ceremony for college students with visual impairment
03
  • Workshop for the empowerment program for the disability awareness education instructors with developmental disability
  • Launched Heart to Heart Ensemble
04
  • Book concert for the schools for the blind on the World Book and Copyright Day
  • Launched 2016 Heart Happy School Disability Awareness Education
  • Blue Heart Campaign for the World Autism Awareness Day with Namsan Cablecar
05
  • Developed Education standard course for developmental disability awareness education in partnership with Seoul National University Special Education Center
02
  • Built a library for Gwangju Sekwang School for the blind
  • Support for scholarship and assistive technology for visually impaired students
  • Published “Study of the Impact of the Participation of People with Developmental Disabilities in Disability Awareness Education”
  • Award Ceremony“Heart Happy School” Disability Awareness Essay Competition
  • MOU with Cambodia Health Ministry for eye-health care programs
  • Established Branch Office in Bangladesh
03
  • Published “The Study of the Social Impact of the Orchestra of People with Developmental Disabilities”
  • Launched Eye Health Service System Strengthening Program in Tanzania
  • Conducted specialist evaluation of Blindness Prevention Program in Gazipur Bangladesh
04
  • Held a seminar for the cultural welfare of people with developmental disabilities
  • Launched 2015 Heart Happy School Disability Awareness Education
  • Disability Awareness Concert at the Parliment House for World Autism Awareness Day
  • Conducted investigation for“Eye Health Promotion and Prevention of Blindness Program” in Bangladesh
  • Launched trachoma eradication program in Machinga, Malawi
05
  • Launched crowd funding pilot project I with the Art Council Korea
  • Launched Heart to Heart Bear promotion at the online Naver Bean Store
08
  • Scholarship Awards Ceremony for visually impaired college students
  • Heart to Heart Orchestra Orchestra Scholarship Awards Ceremony
  • Graduation and Entrance Ceremony for MLOP Training Center in Bangladesh
09
  • "Heart Happy School Disability Awareness Education," selected as an organization for excellence in 2015 Educational Donation by the Ministry of Education, Republic of Korea
10
  • Newly renovated library for Hanvit School for the Blind
  • Launched crowd funding pilot project II with the Art Council Korea
11
  • Held a seminar for the cultural welfare of people with developmental disabilities
12
  • Received 2015 Educational Donation Award by the Ministry of Education, Republic of Korea
  • 2015 Heart to Heart Concert for Disability Awareness at Seoul Arts Center
  • Launched 2015 Giving Tree Campaign
01
  • Performed at the welcoming reception for the New York Philharmonic concert in Korea
  • MOU with Ministry of Health andHospitalo-Universitaire de Kamenge(CHUK)for “Burundi National Child Eye Health System Establishment Program” in Burundi
02
  • Started“Saturday Music Activity for Families with Developmental Disabilities”
03
  • ScholarshipCeremony for Heart to Heart Orchestra
04
  • Built a library for Cheongju School for the Blind
  • Launched 2014 Heart Happy School Disability Awareness Education
  • Launched the 2014 'With Concert' Series as a debut recital for the musicians with disability
  • Remodeling project for MLOP Training Center in Bangladesh completed
05
  • Performed with Salut Salon of Germany at 2014 Seoul International Music Festival
06
  • Built a library for GangwonMyeongjin School for the Blind
07
  • Heart to Heart Orchestra performed flash mob performance for the National Liberation
08
  • 2014 Heart Summer Music Camp
09
  • Organized “Career Day” activities for visually impaired children
  • Heart to Heart Orchestra Performed at 2014 Korea International Wind Band Festival
10
  • Held Heart Forte Festival Music for nationwide developmentally disabled children
  • Join International Coalition for Trachoma Control(ICTC)
11
  • Infrastructure Support to establish aneye clinic in NavotasCity Hospital, Philippine
12
  • Built a library for Daejeon School for the Blind
  • 2014 Heart to Heart Concert for Disability Awareness at Seoul Arts Center
  • Heart to Heart Orchestra performed for the Ministry of Government Administration and Home Affairs
  • Selected for “Project for Eye Health Promotion and Prevention of Blindness in Bangladesh” by KOICA
01
  • Heart to Heart Orchestra performed at the Opening Ceremony for Pyeongchang Winter Special Olympics
  • Performed at 'Concert at 11:00 am' at Seoul Arts Center
03
  • Launched nationwide“Music Activities Support Program” for children with developmental disabilities
  • MOU agreement for blindness prevention with City ofNavotas, Philippines
04
  • Launched 2013 Heart Happy School Disability Awareness Education
  • Founded Heart String QuartetFounded Heart String Quartet
  • Scholarship Ceremony of Heart to Heart Orchestra
05
  • Support for assistive technology for visually impaired students
  • Organized “Career Day” activities for visually impaired children
  • Launched Heart Bear Campaign for vulnerable children
06
  • Launched the 2014 'With Concert' Series as a debut recital for the musicians with disability
07
  • Graduation Ceremony for Bangladesh MLOP Training Center
08
  • Scholarship Ceremony for visually impaired college students
11
  • Held 2013 Heart Children's Choir Festival
  • Award Ceremony for “Developmental Disability Awareness Essay Competition”
12
  • 2013 Heart to Heart Concert for Disability Awareness at Seoul Arts Center
  • Started Heart Bear Christmas TreeCampaign
01
  • Launched Heart Bear Giving Campaign
  • Opening ceremony of Global Hope School in San Roque, Navotas City, the Philippines
02
  • MOU agreement for low vision support(Standard Chartered Bank)
  • Opening ceremony for 2013 Pyeongchang Special Olympics World Winter Pre-Games
03
  • Launched Heart Miracolo Ensemble
  • Launched Happy School Tour
  • Opening ceremony of pediatric eye clinic in Angkor Hospital for Children (AHC) and Volunteer outreach in Cambodia
  • Launched yearlong campaign for blindness prevention with Chosun Ilbo "A Better Future"
04
  • [HHO] Sunshine Concert
  • [HHO] Charity Concert, Global Mission Church
  • Trachoma outreach in Mtwara, Tanzania
  • Supported solar lamps for Singida region, Tanzania
  • MOU agreement for premature infants medical support
05
  • Volunteer outreach in San Roque, the Philippines
  • Provided reading magnifiers for low vision children
  • Cultural program for schools for the blind
  • [HHO] Partnership agreement for music education for youth with developmental disabilities
06
  • Donation of 1 ton of rice fdisabled children
  • [HHO] Pre-concert for "Our Neighborhood Concert" of Seoul Philharmonic Orchestra
07
  • Graduation ceremony at MLOP Training Center in Bangladesh
  • Installed 10 latrines and water tanks in 10 local elementary schools in Mtwara, Tanzania
09
  • Appointed actresses Da-min Han and Yi-hyun Soh as goodwill ambassadors of HHF
  • [HHO] International Wind Ensemble Festival
10
  • Goodwill ambassadors, Soo Jong Choi and Hee Ra Ha, issued a charity gospel album
  • Opened Heart to Heart International mobile website
  • Launched 2012 children's choir club support
  • [HHO] Performance at UNESCAP high-ranking government officials' conference
  • [HHO] Opening Ceremony of Rehabilitation International World Congress
11
  • Conducted Heart Bear Giving Tree Campaign
  • MOU agreement to improve the nutrition support in the Philippines
  • [HHO] Annual Concert ,Jang Cheon Art Hall
12
  • The goodwill ambassadors Soo Jong Choi and Hee Ra Ha donated narration proceeds for medical support of burnt patients
  • Received Ministerial Award from Ministry of Health and Welfare
01
  • Appointed Miss Korea Sharon Park as a goodwill ambassador of HHF
  • Launched KBS 1 FM Radio "Sharing Love, Giving Hope" Campaign
03
  • Appointed actress Yoon Ah Oh as a goodwill ambassador of HHF
04
  • Appointed pop star Kyu Jong Kim as a goodwill ambassador of HHF
  • 'Whit 6+1' Campaign for nutrition program for children
  • [HHO] Hope Concert
  • Participated in KBS Charity Plus Festival
05
  • Medical support for premature infants
  • Education support for low vision children
  • Established Heart to Heart International Tanzania branch
  • [HHO] "FM Charity Concert" with KBS Symphony Orchestra
  • Launched nutrition support for children in Navotas city, the Philippines
06
  • Launched pediatric blindness prevention program in Cambodia
  • Launched 'Dream of Cultural Welfare' Campaign with Chosun Ilbo "A Better Future"
07
  • Appointed actress Hyun Sook Kim as a goodwill ambassador of HHF
  • Heart Children’s Choir Festival regional competitions in 3 provinces
  • Launched pediatric eye surgeries and screening services in Cambodia
08
  • Heart Children’s Choir Festival
  • Built latrines at 10 elementary schools in Mtwara, Tanzania
  • Opened MLOP (Mid-Level Ophthalmic Personnel) training center in Gazipur, Bangladesh
  • [HHO] 16th Jeju International Wind Orchestra Festival
  • [HHO] 20th Asian Conference for People with Intellectual Disability
  • [HHO] Ministerial Award of Culture, Sports and Tourism
09
  • Launched ‘Angel, Shares the Light’ Campaign for solar lamp support
10
  • Emergency relief aid for Tangos and Pulo regions, the Philippines
  • Started eye surgeon training program for trachoma in Tanzania
  • [HHO] Joint concert with Caracas Youth Symphony Orchestra of Venezuela, Seoul Arts Center
11
  • Emergency relief works in the Philippines
  • '2011 Happy Meal Kit' Campaign
  • [HHO] The 6th Annual Concert, Sungnam Arts Center
  • Goodwill ambassadors, Soo Jong Choi and Hee Ra Ha awarded Korea Human Award by Ministry of Health and Welfare
12
  • Completed construction of eye clinic in Angkor Hospital for Children(AHC), Cambodia
  • Capacity building seminar for teachers at Bwe K’lar School, Thailand
  • Student Leadership Training for Bwe K’lar School, Thailand
01
  • Launched training program for foreign ophthalmologists of developing countries in Korea
02
  • Launched ‘Warm Meals’ Campaign
  • Launched corneal transplant surgery program
  • Supported emergency relief for Haiti
  • Supported construction of Karanga Primary School in Moshi, Tanzania
03
  • Expanded support for children with burn injuries
  • Full membership of IAPB (International Agency for the Prevention of Blindness)
  • Started nutrition program in Towerville, the Philippines
  • Launched trachoma program in Lindi and Mtwara, Tanzania
04
  • [HHO] Concert tour in Qingdao, Shanghai and Beijing in China
05
  • Started choir club support for children
  • Launched scholarship support for North Korean youth refugees
  • [HHO] Hope Concerts
  • [HHO] Happy City Concert for People with Disability, supported by Seoul Metropolitan Government
06
  • Emergency relief for earthquake victims in Qinghai, China
  • [HHO] Charity Concerts
07
  • Launched solar lamp campaign
  • Supported pediatric cataract surgeries for children in Tanzania
  • [HHO] Happy Concerts
09
  • Appointed actress Ha Sun Park as a goodwill ambassador of HHF
  • Launched education support for low-vision children
10
  • Started '80 Days Pledge' with KBS
  • [HHO] International Wind Ensemble Festival
11
  • Launched 'Making Miracle with One Cent' campaign for children with burn injuries
  • Participated in 2010 Seoul Give Forum paneling
  • '2010 Happy Meal Kit' Campaign
  • Launched radio fundraiser 'In the Garden of Love' with FEBC
  • [HHO] The 5th Annual Concert, Jangcheon Art Hall
12
  • Appointed actor Ki Jun Won as a goodwill ambassador of HHF
  • Broadcasted 'HUG' Campaign on CGN TV
  • Completed construction of MLOP Training Center in Bangladesh
02
  • Launched blindness prevention program in Bangladesh
03
  • Supported nutrition program for children
  • Opened eye clinic at Karamtola Hospital in Bangladesh
  • Partnership agreement with Kim’s Eye Hospital for blindness prevention program
04
  • Nutrition support for undernourished children
  • [HHO] Happy Concert
05
  • [HHO] Happy City Concert for People with Disability, supported by Seoul Metropolitan Government
  • Launched Heart String Ensemble
07
  • Conducted surgical outreach for pediatric cataracts in Tanzania
08
  • Nutrition camp and lunch program for children in Mongolia
  • Supported pediatric cataract surgeries in Tanzania
  • [HHO] The 14th Jeju International Wind Orchestra Festival
11
  • Started medical support for children with burn injuries with goodwill ambassadors, Soo Jong Choi and Hee Ra Ha
  • Medical support for children of low income families
  • [HHO] The 4th Annual Concert, Sungnam Arts Center
12
  • Supported pediatric heart surgeries in Cambodia
02
  • Medical outreach in Cambodia
04
  • Appointed actress Da-Bin Jung as a goodwill ambassador of HHF
  • Started educational programs for elementary schools for Myanmar refugee children in Mae Sot, Thailand
  • MOU Agreement with Seoul National University Hospital Bundang for blindness prevention program
  • [HHCO] Beautiful Friends Concert at Kioi Hall, Japan
  • [HHCO] Participated in Fringe Festival at Tongyeong International Music Festival
06
  • [HHCO] Held the 2nd Annual Concert celebrating the Foundation’s 20th anniversary
08
  • [HHO] Performance at Special Olympics Korea, Pyeongchang, Gangwon Province
09
  • Supported medical assistance for children in Bangladesh
  • [HHO] Invitational Concert Tour by Rey Graham Association in L.A. and Chicago, the U.S.A.
  • Certified Heart to Heart Child Care Center
10
  • Produced TV series 'Priceless Sharing, Infinite Happiness' with MBN network
  • [HHCO] Concert 'Vision'
11
  • [HHO] Received Mecenat Arts & Business Award
  • [HHO] The 3rd Annual Concert, Jangcheon Art Hall
12
  • Winter clothes support for children in Mongolia
  • Ophthalmic equipment support for Yemen
01
  • Supported 'We Start' welfare program for children of low income families
  • [HHO] Launched Heart Brass Ensemble
03
  • [HHCO] Founded Heart to Heart Chamber Orchestra for musicians with visual impairments
05
  • Support for scholarship and construction of irrigation system for elementary schools in Tibet
07
  • [HHCO] Heart to Heart Chamber Orchestra opening concert, Youngsan Arts Hall
08
  • Medical support for pediatric heart surgeries in Cambodia
09
  • Held Heart Marathon for youth with developmental disabilities
10
  • Supported construction of meal facility in Ulaan Baatar, Mongolia
11
  • Launched 'Love Campaign' for children with incurable diseases
  • [HHO] The 2nd Annual Concert, Ceramic Palace Hall
  • [HHCO] Concert Tours in Gimhae and Daegu
12
  • Appointed celebrity couple, Soo Jong Choi and Hee Ra Ha as goodwill ambassadors of HHF
  • Received the 17th Korea Catholic MassCom Special Award for hearing impairments service
  • [HHO] Partnership ceremony with corporate partner by Korean Business Council for the Arts
  • Started '2008 Warm Winter in Songpa-Gu' program
01
  • Launched ‘Hope & Love’ Campaign for children in low income families
02
  • Conducted field research for international development programs in Vietnam, Cambodia and Tibet
03
  • Broadcasted 'Love Cable' 100th special show on medical expense support for low income families
  • Launched medical support program for pediatric heart disease in Angkor Hospital for Children in Cambodia
04
  • [HHO] Founded Heart to Heart Orchestra
05
  • Hosted One Heart Walkathon
  • Medical support for pediatric cancer patients
06
  • Provided scholarships for children of pastors in rural areas
07
  • Medical outreach in Tibet
08
  • Volunteer outreach to Pakistan with youth of low income families
11
  • Celebrated Hanarae Inclusion Club’s 10th Anniversary
12
  • Opened the 3rd photo exhibition by digital camera club of youth with developmental disabilities
  • [HHO] The 1st Annual Concert, Ceramic Palace Hall

2005

01
  • Medical support program for cochlear implant surgeries
03
  • Launched parents education program for children with cochlear implants
04
  • Started 'Les4U', sports activity for children with developmental disabilities
  • Started Heart Marathon Club for children with developmental disabilities
05
  • 'Hope' Campaign to support batteries of cochlear implants
06
  • Operated online cafe for supporting people with hearing impairments
09
  • Launched 'Good Day' Campaign for children with incurable diseases
12
  • Opened the 2nd photo exhibition by digital camera club of youth with developmental disabilities

2004

01
  • Launched support program for premature infants
05
  • Held 'Beautiful Friends Concert' for support cochlear implants
06
  • Started digital camera club of youth with developmental disabilities

2003

01
  • Produced and broadcasted 'Love Cable'TV show for medical support program
04
  • Integrated Heart Pre-school for children with developmental disabilities into Hanmaeum Child Care Center
09
  • Launched medical support for cochlear implants
10
  • Started night care at Hanmaeum Child Care Center

2002

01
  • Expanded medical support program
  • Started medical support program for children with burn injuries
  • Expanded 'Center for Children with Developmental Disabilities'
  • Expanded Hanmaeum Child Care Center

2001

01
  • Started medical support program for children with rare and incurable diseases
06
  • Participated in regional networking for social workers
12
  • Closed Heart to Heart Community Welfare Center

2000

04
  • Started medical support for disabled patients with burn injuries
  • Provided social welfare information through X-pert, online site
08
  • Launched support program for North Korean refugees
  • Launched programs for home improvement program for uncertified social welfare centers

1999

04
  • Started 'Coming Office', job consulting program for unemployed social workers

1998

01
  • Developed Home Case Management System(HCMS)

1997

03
  • Started 'Hanarae Inclusion Club' for youth with developmental disabilities

1996

03
  • Opened Hanarae School, day care center for people with developmental disabilities

1995

01
  • Initiated inter-sensory training program for children with disabilities

1994

02
  • Opened afterschool program for children with disabilities
  • Started special education PE program for children with disabilities

1993

01
  • Started home welfare service center

1992

01
  • Opened Hanmaeum Child Care Center

1991

04
  • Established and operated Heart to Heart Community Welfare Center

1990

09
  • Started various social welfare programs

1989

09
  • Launched comprehensive support program for low income families

1988

04
  • Approved as certified welfare incorporated organization
09
  • Launched medical support for low income families
  • Launched support program for children with emotional disabilities