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Families and family advocate honored at 2019 Salute to Families

Families and family advocate honored at 2019 Salute to Families

The Heartland Family Service (HFS) Salute to Families recognition program was held on Thursday, November 21, at Happy Hollow Club with 210 people in attendance. This year’s honorees were:

Leadership Family – Tonia & Ray Aranza
Challenged & Successful Family – Grace & Nicole Burns
Commitment to Family – Kate Mahern & Gary Fischer
Community Service Family – Melissa & Matthew Graves
Family Advocate – Diane Cochran

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Stand up for vulnerable kids at 2019 Comedy Night

Stand up for vulnerable kids at 2019 Comedy Night

Join Heartland Family Service (HFS) and the Jefferson House Advisory Board at the 15th Annual Jefferson House “Stand Up for Kids!” Comedy Night! Your support will put smiles on the faces of vulnerable children from Dodge County and the surrounding area. This year’s theme is “Going Above and Beyond!” and will feature Omaha Comedic Magician Larry Brodahl as the evening’s entertainment.

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Join us for an evening of Peace, Love, and Understanding

Join us for an evening of Peace, Love, and Understanding

OMAHA, Neb. — The Heartland Family Service (HFS) Friends Guild invites you to join the celebration at the “Carnival of Love” Gala on Friday, February 8.

This year’s theme celebrates Peace, Love, & Understanding in our community. Come enjoy appetizers, cocktails, games, a raffle, dinner, and silent and live auctions, and rock your favorite pair of groovy bell bottoms at this casual-attire event.

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Salute to Leadership Award Nominations Now Open to Public

Salute to Leadership Award Nominations Now Open to Public

COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa – For the first time in the history of Heartland Family Service’s annual “Strike a Chord” Gala, nominations for the Salute to Leadership Award are now open to the community. The Salute to Leadership Award honors an individual, couple, or family who has exemplified leadership within the southwest Iowa community.

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