HFS adds 3 to leadership team

HFS adds 3 to leadership team

In her new role, Carolus is responsible for the financial matters and human resource functions of Heartland Family Service. She received her Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and an Executive MBA from the University of Nebraska at Omaha. She and her...
Problem gambling expanding to mobile games

Problem gambling expanding to mobile games

“Often times we think of gambling as being about winning money or a reward,” says Keellia Guevara, Heartland Family Service Problem Gambling Prevention Specialist. “When actually, research shows that your brain releases the most dopamine, which is the feel-good...
HFS receives Creighton’s Martin Luther King Jr. Legacy Award

HFS receives Creighton’s Martin Luther King Jr. Legacy Award

The award is presented to individuals or organizations who have lived up to Dr. King’s legacy in the area of social justice and civil rights advocacy through distinguished civic, cultural or volunteer service and demonstrate a commitment to the educational and...
HFS “Carnival of Love” Gala wins two awards

HFS “Carnival of Love” Gala wins two awards

The 2016 “Carnival of Love” Gala, which invited guests to take a stroll down the boardwalk, was named Best Theme. As a category winner, Heartland Family Service was then eligible for The $10,000 BIG Connection prize, which goes to the top vote-getter out...
Kwik Shop raises more than $30K for HFS programs

Kwik Shop raises more than $30K for HFS programs

In seven years, Kwik Shop’s “Make a Difference with a Dollar” campaign has raised a grand total of $229,091.29 for children and families in our community. The fundraiser contributes to the Heartland Family Service Ways to Work program, which offers low-interest auto...