• Support - We are grateful for all the support provided to the Heart Exchange!

  • Donor Awareness - Traditionaly, April is donor awareness month.

  • Donor Awareness - Become a donor today!

  • Transplant Games - Our amazing team practicing for the games!

  • Organ Donation - Save lives!

  • Save a Life - Bring awareness to Organ Donation!


Join our group



Memorial Day Visitation(May) - Making a difference...

Esmeralda Miranda, Rebecca and Wayne Holder, Retha Jones, John Guidry and Barbara DeBato

The 31st Annual Membership of the Heart Exchange Support Group is scheduled for Saturday, June 10th, 2017, at 6:00 pm.

Election of officers and directors for 2017-2018 fiscal year will take place during the meeting. We look forward to seeing you there!


Keynote Speaker: William E. Cohn MD, FACS, FACCP, FAHA

The meeting will be held at CHI St. Luke's Health, Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center in the Cooley Auditorium on floor B1 of the Cooley Building (green elevatiors). All are welcome!



The organization...

The Heart Exchange Support Group Inc., a 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation, was chartered in 1986. It is affiliated with CHI St Luke's Health Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center in Houston. Most of our active members are also members of the hospital's Auxiliary.

Heart Exchange activities are funded by donations, and memorial gifts. Funds are used directly on support programs, including temporary housing, prescription medications, and financial aid for needy patients and families identified by the Social Services department at CHI St. Luke's Health Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center

A decision to give live through donation is the ultimate act of kindness. To register visit: donatelifetexas.org

Note: You need to tell your family

Become a volunteer! There are many opportunities to make a difference. Please let us know via e-mail and we will provide you with the requirements



Your donation is a tax-deductible contribution. Our organization is decicated to helping tranplant recipients and their families as well as promoting donor awareness.


Donate what you can to help

Your tax-free donation helps us support people and families in need.


30 Years!:


  30 years Heart Exchange Support Grup - Houston

The primary purpose of the Heart Exchange is to provide emotional support for transplant patients during the difficult wait for a donor organ and to support those who have received transplants at CHI St Luke's Health Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center in Houston, Texas


  • 6:00 pm
    Monthly social -2nd Saturday

    6pm @ Cooley Auditorium

  • Weekly
    Wednesday - support group

    12th floor - Yellow Elevators

    St. Luke's Hospital - Houston

    Not a Patient at St. Luke's, it doesn't matter, we'd love for you to join us

  • Golf Classic:

    Join us every year for a great day of golf to benefit the Heart Exchange Support Group and its efforts to provide significant emotional support for patients awaiting a heart transplant!
  • For additional information please e-mail us at support@heartexchange.info or click here

Our Board 2016-2017

Executive Board

President - Joey Galloway

VP Treasuer - Carrie Arnold

VP Secretary - Glenda Pay

Historian - Carrie Arnold


Board of Directors:

Nancy Aycock - Roy Ballard - Dorthy Ballard -Beulah Bennett - James Bennett - Mary Ann Brantley - Barbara De Bato - Nigeria Evans - Kim Fingerlin-Coulter - Tom Griggs - John Guidry -Retha Jones - Danielle Kellermann - Robert Kellermann - Charles Liszcz - Kelly Spencer - Kevin Spencer - Melvin Morrison- Sheila Vaughn - Edgar Vesga