HEART is a Christian humanitarian organization dedicated to empowering the people of Africa to survive the HIV/AIDS pandemic. We are a registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization in the United States and a registered TRUST in Kenya.
What We Do
HEART stands for Health Education Africa Resource Team. Founded by Vickie Winkler in February 2000, HEART is empowering the people of Africa to survive the HIV/AIDS pandemic by providing medical care, education, and income generating activities to create a healthy, sustainable, disease-free life.
We have offices in California, Colorado, and Kenya. Our compound and lodge in Nairobi, Kenya serve as our headquarters for Africa.