Donations to the Heart of the Community Foundation may be made in memory or in honor of someone.
Donations can be sent to: P.O. Box 5064, Rome, GA 30162-5064.
Checks should be made to the Heart of the Community Foundation.


**Please note: This section is information for donations to the Heart of the Community Foundation. Donation information here is not for entry into the annual Affair of the Heart Awards event. 


Donations to Honor Recipients

Each year since its beginning the Heart of the Community has honored residents of Rome for their committed service and dedication to the community. Monetary donations are given to the recipient’s charity of choice. Check with the Heart of the Community Foundation for a list of this year’s charities.

Nominate a Community Hero

Candidates who should be considered for the award are those “unsung heroes” who have distinguished themselves through volunteer services that have greatly impacted the lives of children, the elderly, disadvantaged, or the community-at-large.  Their service could be in any or several of the following areas: education, religion, health and medicine, government, community, humanitarian, youth, arts, general leadership, retired/past service, conservation, or others.  Nominate a hero you know today: NOMINATION FORM

Become a Heart of the Community Patron

All sponsors will receive recognition, as well as access to the annual  Awards of Honor event.
Proceeds from the Heart of the Community Awards will be used for heart projects in Rome and Floyd County.

For more information: Wanda Whitten: 706-802-3924.