Hearts of Fire Project

Rating: 4.85 stars   20 reviews

Issues: Arts & Culture, Homeless & Housing, Human Services

Location: 323 E. Matilija Street Suite 110-251 Ojai CA 93023 USA

Mission: We are: Standing for the greatness of homeless people and the huge contribution they hold for the world. Generating a new and radical interpretation of who they are: the vanguard of a new culture based on the dignity and inherent value of human beings; people who have voluntarily or involuntary stepped outside of the consumer culture that pervades our lives. Building a platform that empowers homeless people to show the world who they really are. Providing what is missing: connection, love and acceptance
Geographic areas served: US
2010 Top-Rated Nonprofit
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EIN 26-1449220
805-646-5773
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Rating: 5 stars  

6 people found this review helpful

This a most amazing organization which bring art and hope to the most needy in our society. Bob Ballard's vision has changed the way we deal with homelessness. It needs all the support it can get to continue its admirable mission.

I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...

seeing firsthand the amazing effect of their action on the homeless.

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

What I've enjoyed the most about my experience with this nonprofit is...

the vision of Bob Ballard.

The kinds of staff and volunteers that I met were...

the most dedicated I've ever met.

If this organization had 10 million bucks, it could...

help relieve homelessness throughout the world.

Ways to make it better...

there were more funds to do more.

In my opinion, the biggest challenges facing this organization are...

One thing I'd also say is that...

How frequently have you been involved with the organization?

About every six months

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2010-1-01

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Rating: 5 stars  

3 people found this review helpful

Bob and Gale Ballard are 2 people who make it their business to have the world work for everyone, with no one and nothing left out. Their focus on the homeless through Heart Of Fire Project is undaunted and pure. They are champions for people who are not considered to have a voice. Hearts of Fire Project is amazing and thank goodness it exists, especially in economic bad times.

I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...

They do what they say they'll do which in my experience is a rare thing.

What I've enjoyed the most about my experience with this nonprofit is...

They are passionate and everyone walks away touched, moved and inspired.

The kinds of staff and volunteers that I met were...

Kind, professional and fully committed.

If this organization had 10 million bucks, it could...

Serve so many more homeless people.

How frequently have you been involved with the organization?

About every six months

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2009-7-01

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