Receptions for Research: The Greg Olsen Foundation

Ways To Help

  • Corporate Partnerships

    We love our foundation partners! Find out more about our Corporate Partners levels below.

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  • Donate

    Every dollar donated matters. Over 95% of donated funds go directly to our mission.

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  • Host a Fundraiser

    Interested in tying a fundraiser to an upcoming event? We welcome your support and have ideas to share!

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  • Volunteer

    Support an upcoming event or assist with other volunteer opportunities.

    Become a Volunteer

Become a Corporate Partner

We love our foundation partners!

We offer multiple Partner Recognition levels for organizations to create meaningful impact with The HEARTest Yard. We also enjoy thinking outside of the box and can custom-build partnerships that help our team and YOURS make an impact together. We want to know your goals and objectives for a cause partnership so we can find the right fit together.

For information on becoming a corporate partner or learning about our sponsorship opportunities, contact Molly Ansbro, our Foundation Executive Director, at

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Tiered partner recognition levels

Hospital Partners

A critical element to our growth and success is through our hospital partners who give the utmost care to all our heart patients.

Cornerstone Partners

A Cornerstone Partner is an annual partner at the highest level of engagement through their generous financial support, activations and campaigns.

Innovation Partners

An Innovation Partner is an organization that continues to give back and work toward the common goal of supporting heart babies in the Carolinas.

Event Sponsors

Marketplace Partners

Our Marketplace Partners support valuable initiatives and fundraising events to give back to The HEARTest Yard that enable the advancement of our mission.

Host A Fundraiser

Check out some past FUNdraising ideas to get participants engaged, raising funds for heart families and bonding while having a great time!

Fundraiser Ideas

Set up a Facebook Fundraiser

Host An Event

Interested in hosting a fundraising event for the HEARTest Yard?

  • Whether it’s through bake sales, lemonade stands, birthday fundraisers, car washes and more – we’re grateful for passionate supporters who rally their networks to support heart families!
  • If you have an idea for a fundraising event you’d like to make happen, the first step is to fill out this External Event Inquiry Form. A member of the HEARTest Yard team will be in touch shortly after you submit the form.
  • Looking for resources for hosting a fundraising event? Check out our “Fundraising Ideas” sheet to get some ideas on unique events and campaigns!
  • For questions, contact Amber Anderson at


Are you interested in becoming a volunteer with the HEARTest Yard? Click the button below and complete our volunteer registration form.

Become A Volunteer

Volunteer Opportunities can include:

  • Event Support
  • Fundraising
  • Administrative
  • Office Support
  • & More!


Are you interested in interning with The HEARTest Yard? Click the link below and complete our internship application.

Please email applications to

Internship Application


In-kind donations

Are you interested in supporting the HEARTest Yard by donating item(s) to an upcoming event, silent auction or raffle?




Are you interested in becoming a vendor at an upcoming HEARTest Yard event like FitFest or the HEARTest Yard + Showmars 5K? Fill out the form linked in the button below.