H.E.A.R.T. is social Entrepreneurship at its best.

The Heart Program was created by Educational Programs Inspiring Communities, Inc.


Concessions Training & Employment
H.E.A.R.T. has provided job training and placement in concessions stands at high-profile venues including the Toyota Center...
Vending Machine Training & Employment
Trainees at H.E.A.R.T. operate and maintain over 80 vending machines throughout the Houston area...
Summer Internship
H.E.A.R.T. is offering a 4-week summer internship opportunity for special needs individuals ages 15 to 22...
H.E.A.R.T. is offering a 4-week summer internship opportunity for special needs individuals ages 14 to 22...
The H.E.A.R.T. Program has a team of drivers that allow H.E.A.R.T. to provide transportation for eligible trainees to and from the On the Job sites where vending and concessions occur....

  • “Thank you for my job.  I work real hard and I have a lot of friends and The HEART Program is the best job ever.”

    - Keith Grant, H.E.A.R.T. Trainee

The Board of Directors of Educational Programs Inspiring Communities, Inc. (dba The H.E.A.R.T. Program) is pleased to announce that Seth Malin has been selected to serve as the new Executive Director for the organization. Seth takes the position as the Founder and former Executive Director, Jane Borochoff, steps into the role of Chair of the Board of Directors and Special Advisor to the organization. Malin has been leading The H.E.A.R.T. Program as Interim Executive Director for the past 11 months. Previously, Malin held the positions of Deputy Executive Director and Director of Development.                 

“I’m extremely excited for this next chapter for H.E.A.R.T.,” said Malin. “I look forward to continuing to build on this incredible legacy which has already contributed so much to our community by helping those with intellectual and developmental disabilities.”       

Malin brings over 25 years of nonprofit organization experience and leadership to the position in development, marketing, public relations and programs. His leadership skills and experience with H.E.A.R.T.’s current partners make him an exceptional individual for the role of Executive Director.

“As Seth has been running the organization for the past 11 months as Interim Executive Director and has worked closely with me for a number of years at H.E.A.R.T., there will be no steps lost in this transition of leadership,” said Borochoff. “The Board came to this decision after significant consideration given to the skills, experiences and expertise needed to successfully guide The H.E.A.R.T. Program in its next phase of growth.”

Have you wondered how to get your foot in the door with a job that helps others? We have job openings here at The H.E.A.R.T. Program! Join our dedicated and compassionate team.

Certified Special Education Teacher
Under supervision of the Sr. Program Manager – H.E.A.R.T. Management the Certified Special Education Teacher plans, implements and evaluates assigned educational programs, and assists the Sr. Program Manager – H.E.A.R.T. Management in the planning and implementation of the H.E.A.R.T. Program curriculum.

To view the full job description, please click HERE.

All interested candidates: please submit a resume and cover letter to smalin [at] heartprogram.org to be considered for the positions.