ATTORNEY WORKS TO BENEFIT CARDINAL GLENNON CHILDREN’S MEDICAL CENTER
St. Louis, MO – Effective January 1, 2011, attorney James M. Heffner was elected to serve a on the three-person executive committee of Cardinal Glennon’s IMPACT Board. Heffner joined the board in May of 2010 and has been involved in a variety of projects to benefit the organization.
“Though I’m relatively new to the IMPACT board, I’ve already witnessed the depth to which IMPACT helps the Children’s Medical Center with fundraising through awareness and events, so I really wanted to become more involved,” says Heffner. “I also became a dad this year so I have a new-found appreciation for the needs of little ones and their parents. The work of Cardinal Glennon is incredibly important to the families in our community.”
As a lawyer with Danna McKitrick, Heffner concentrates on banking and finance, corporate, and real estate law. He graduated from Saint Louis University School of Law in 2005 and obtained his B.A., with honors, from the University of Missouri-Columbia. He was a graduate of Leadership Clayton in 2009. In addition to serving on the board of Cardinal Glennon IMPACT, Heffner also sits on the Webster Groves Board of Adjustment and volunteers with the Multiple Sclerosis Society.
About the Cardinal Glennon Impact Board: The IMPACT Board is a group of young professionals who volunteer to promote community awareness and to raise funds for the overall betterment of Cardinal Glennon Children’s Medical Center. The spirit created through the special events and social functions help to foster a commitment to civic responsibility and to provide opportunity for personal growth. For more information, visit www.glennon.org.