H.E.A.R.T. is social Entrepreneurship at its best.

The Heart Program was created by Educational Programs Inspiring Communities, Inc.


Pizza Training & Employment
In 2012, H.E.A.R.T. was named the exclusive vendor of Papa John’s branded pizza at the new BBVA Compass Stadium...
Concessions Training & Employment
The H.E.A.R.T. Program has provided job training and placement in concessions stands at high-profile venues including the Toyota Center...
Vending Machine Training & Employment
Trainees at H.E.A.R.T. operate and maintain over 70 vending machines throughout the Houston area...
Warehouse Training
Warehouse Training occurs as a “first step” before the trainees are enrolled in a community-based training opportunity...
Summer Internship
*Summer 2017* H.E.A.R.T. is offering a 4-week summer internship opportunity for special needs individuals 16 and up…
Classroom Instruction
The H.E.A.R.T. Program has a philosophy of life-long learning. We do not believe that education should end because individuals have aged out of the school system...

  • “Thank you for my job.  I work real hard and I have a lot of friends and The HEART Program is the best job ever.”

    - Keith Grant, H.E.A.R.T. Trainee

Due to inclement wintry weather conditions, The H.E.A.R.T. Program will be closed for trainees on Tuesday, January 16th, 2018 and Wednesday, January 17th, 2018.

H.E.A.R.T. will resume regular business hours on Thursday, January 18th, 2018.

Registration is OPEN to Run with H.E.A.R.T. in the 2019 Chevron Houston Marathon or Aramco Half-Marathon: Sunday, Jan 20, 2019
Are you ready to RUN for The H.E.A.R.T. Program in 2019? Registration is now OPEN for the 2019 Chevron Houston Marathon & Aramco Half-Marathon WITH THE H.E.A.R.T. PROGRAM
Select one of the options below to get started:
FUNDRAISE FOR REGISTRATION: Fundraise to The H.E.A.R.T. Program to secure a guaranteed entry. The last day to fundraise is 01/18/2019. Apply & Commit
DONATE FOR REGISTRATION: Donate $350.00 to The H.E.A.R.T. Program to secure a guaranteed entry. Register as a HERO
PHONE (713) 692-4278