Newsletter Spring 2015



In This Issue
HARC Upcoming Closures
HARC Staff
Special Events
Sean Maloney will visit HARC
HARC Heralds Perform at City Hall
June is Aphasia Awareness Month
Meet Our New Summer Intern
HARC at UH Third Ward Launch Party
New! HARC en Español
Black & White Talk Bubbles
HARC Upcoming Closures

Memorial Day 
No Programs
May 26-28th

HARC Heralds Performance 
No Programs
June 10th

HARC's Staff

Eleni J. Christou
Executive Director
Stephanie Schmadeke
Stephanie Schmadeke
Program Director 

Frankie B. Sims 
HARC Speech Language Pathologist 

Jackie C. Freer
HARC Speech Language Pathologist 

Emily K.H. Brents
Development/Marketing Coordinator 
Paul Kariuki
Certified Nursing Assistant 
Natalie Lazarescou
Outreach Coordinator

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Special Events 

Join Us Saturday!

Saturday, May 2nd 
 9:00am to 3:00pm
Discovery Green Park
  1500 McKinney Street
    9:00 am                     3:00 pm
Over $700 value in 
Free Health Screenings!

Free Health Screenings, Stroke & Brain Education, Brain Healthy Activities, and Family Fun!


Join HARC Board member,  

Sean Maloney, as he travels across America for stroke and aphasia awareness


Heart Across America Festival

Food trucks, live music, health screenings, giveaways, and more!


Monday, May 4th




11445 Compaq Center West Drive

Houston, TX 77070

Click Here for Directions


Choir Performance
Wednesday, June 10th 
City Hall Farmers Market
901 Bagby Street
Houston, TX 77002

Aphasia Awareness 

Bring your favorite dish to share with friends!
Tuesday, June 23rd

Meet Our New  
Summer Intern, Olivia!
Olivia will be joining HARC this June as our             Shell Nonprofit Summer Intern. 

Coming all the way from Los Angeles, Olivia Hsia is currently a Sophomore at Rice University studying Cognitive Science and Business. On campus, Olivia is active in her school's student government and volunteers with Global Brigades, an international medical outreach program. In her free time Olivia enjoys swimming, photography,  reading, and traveling whenever she can. She is looking forward to the summer and working at HARC! Thank you,Volunteer Houston and Shell Oil Company for sponsoring this rewarding program. 


HARC at UH Third Ward   Launch Party
Join us at the Third Ward Multi-Service Center on Wednesday, June 3 from 2:00 - 4:00 PM to celebrate the launch of the HARC at UH satellite program.
Click here for a map and directions to the party!
Kickoff Celebration

HARC is beginning a new conversation group for our Spanish-speaking participants. Come to HARC on Friday, June 5 at 12:00 pm to celebrate our new program!