Heartfelt Thanks from The Heart of the Community!

    Thank you to everyone who made this year's Heart of the Community events a success! Please enjoy the professional photos available from Ashley Phillips...

Sign up for the Loving Hearts Move Event

The Heart of the Community Foundation invites the public to participate in Loving Hearts Move, a community walk-cycle-paddle event held on Saturday,...

2018 Heart of the Community Award Recipients

On Saturday, February 17, 2018, ten of Rome’s “unsung” heroes will be honored at the Heart of the Community Awards of Honor gala called “An Affair of the Heart.”  For...

An Affair of the Heart Set for February 17, 2018

Tickets will be available soon for the 32nd Annual 'Affair of the Heart' banquet honoring the 2018 recipients of the Heart of the Community Awards. There will be...

2017-18 Heart of the Community Chairman Announced

Michelle Picon has been appointed Chairman of the Heart of the Community Foundation Board of Governors for 2017-2018. The “Heart of the Community Awards”...

Since its beginning, the Heart of the Community Foundation has continued to raise money to support heart related projects in the Rome community.

Each year, the Heart of the Community Awards event has honored residents of Rome for their committed service and dedication to the community.

Our History

On February 27, 1987, the first Heart of the Community event was held at the Coosa Country Club. It was sponsored by Redmond Park Hospital and WRGA/WQTU Radio, and the event raised funds for the American Heart Association.

Community Projects

In the 31 years since its beginning, the Heart of the Community Foundation has continued to raise money to support heart-related projects in the Rome community.

Awards & Events

Each year, the Heart of the Community Awards event honors residents of Rome for their committed service and dedication to the community. Over 225 local heroes have been honored thus far.

Contribute

Please join in supporting the 2017 Heart of the Community Awards of Honor as our salute to individuals dedicated to volunteerism. All sponsors will receive recognition in the program, as well as tickets to the event.

Contact Us!

Have questions about our Awards of Honor Event? Want to get involved with the Heart of the Community? Contact us here!