The letters stand for “Hunger Education And Resources Training” Institute. H.E.A.R.T. is a training center that equips people for service in the developing world. Participants learn problem solving and technical and coping skills. These skills will enable participants to adapt to challenges they may face overseas. The classes vary in length and are scheduled throughout the year. Several Christian colleges and universities, as well as various church groups, are affiliated with H.E.A.R.T. It is one of only a very few organizations of its kind in North America. See their website for more details.