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SchoolHeart, Inc. Saves North Carolina hCard® Members Hundreds While They Help Others!

Dated-10 Mar 2013 

The hCard® membership is an innovative, new, easy fundraising program for schools and nonprofits that is currently expanding nationwide. The hCard® can only be purchased through a registered school or nonprofit, and 50% of each $25 membership goes directly to that organization. Besides saving the cardholder hundreds of dollars, The hCard® is also the first national discount card that offers Roadside Assistance, (like AAA Basic), a National Discount Prescription Card and 24/7 monitoring by Emergency Contacts service.

In North Carolina alone, The hCard® program is now helping to support Hospice, Alzheimer of Eastern NC, SPCA, Just for Kids Kampaign by WakeMed and various schools including The Wolfpack Club. Annual renewals help build residual income for the organizations.

"We've been getting checks for months now. It's so easy! You do all the bookkeeping and they just keep sending us checks." Michael Blanchard, Vice President of Development, Hospice of Wake County

"Your innovative fundraising solution is IMPRESSIVE! The combination of free, easy and perpetual was great news to our school administrators. “Bill McNeal, NCASA Executive Director

"The aspects of free, easy and perpetual are especially attractive for our schools in their fundraising efforts." Cindy K. Smith, President, Wake County PTA Council

For local businesses, the hCard® program is a cost-effective and easy way to advertise, increase visibility and sales, and also to receive lasting recognition for helping support schools and nonprofits in their community. Merchants and businesses provide discounts and incentives for consumers and people purchase the hCard® because of the tremendous value it offers, and to support their favorite organization.

The cardholder receives many great benefits!

1. Roadside Assistance includes towing, tire repair, lockout service, etc.
2. Emergency Contacts Services provides monitoring service 24 hours a day, seven days a week by live operators.
3. Hotel discounts, including Wyndham Hotels and Resorts, Ramada, Days Inns, Wingate Inns, Howard Johnson, Travelodge, Super 8, Baymont Inns, AmeriHost Inn, and Knight’s Inns.
4. National Prescription Discounts (Save 15-75% at 53000+ locations)
5. Gift Card promotions from Chili’s, Sears, Starbucks, Olive Garden and more
6. Automotive discounts up to 10% off at Jiffy Lube, Meineke, Aamco and Maaco
7. Sporting Goods up to 10% off online at Sports Authority and Sports Kids
8. Plus hundreds of other local and national savings!

The hCard® can be purchased online by school and nonprofit supporters from any SchoolHeart® website. The name of the organization is printed on card for easy tracking in real-time.