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Congenital Heart Defect Awareness Week
February 7-14, 2013

An international coalition of families, individuals, non-profit organizations, support groups, and health professionals participate in a campaign to increase public awareness of Congenital Heart Defects and Childhood Heart Disease.

CHD Week Volunteer Proclamations Participants Calendar

 

 
Show your support and join our efforts!  Click here to tell us about your event or to volunteer.  You can also email us at <aware@tchin.org>.


National Organizations/Professional Societies (U.S.)

     American Academy of Pediatrics
     American College of Cardiology
    
Congenital Heart Information Network
     Congenital Heart Public Health Consortium
     Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
     Mended Little Hearts


United States (Groups/orgs)

Arizona

    Carrington College Student Society 

California

    Lucile Packard Children's Hospital 
    
Los Felice Charter School of the Arts
    
UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital
     Tiny Smiles
     Mended Little Hearts

Colorado

    Children's Hospital Colorado CPCU  
     Gabriel's Gift

Florida 

    Hearts With Hope
    
Angel's Pediatric Heart House
     Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital
     Holtz Children's Hospital
     UM Jackson Memorial Medical Center
    
Miami Children's Hospital
     Mended Little Hearts of Jacksonville
     Wolfson Children's Hospital
    
The Congenital Heart Center at the University of Florida

Georgia

    Children's Healthcare of Atlanta
     Kids at Heart
     Sibley Heart Center
 

Illinois

     Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago 

Iowa

    University of Iowa Children's Hospital
    
Heart Friends of Iowa
     Children's Miracle Network

Kentucky

    Hannah McClure Elementary School 

Maine

    Stronghearts 

Massachusetts

    It's My Heart
    
Tufts Medical Center
    
Floating Hospital for Children at Tufts

Michigan

     Michigan Department of Community Health
    
Mended Little Hearts of West Michigan
     Baldwin Elementary School
     Faith's Angels

Minnesota

     Lasting Imprint  

Nebraska

    Midwest Heart Connection 
     Children's Hospital and Medical Center

New Hampshire

     Continental Academie of Hair Design  

New Jersey

     CHD Coalition 

New York

    Russo's Flooring 
     Gavin's Got Heart
     Mended Little Hearts of Long Island

North Carolina

    Camp LUCK 
    
Levine Cardiac Kids

Ohio

    Mended Little Hearts of NE Ohio 
    
Rainbow Babies & Children's Hospital
    
The Cleveland Clinic

Pennsylvania

    Daisy troop 70287
    
Brownie troop 70146  
     St. Christopher's Hospital for Children- CICU

Puerto Rico

    Corazones Alegres 

Rhode Island

    Massachusetts General Hospital
    
Mended Little Hearts RI 
     It's My Heart

South Dakota

    Lincoln Elementary School 

Tennessee

     Ruch Clinic 

Texas

    Driscoll Children's Heart Center 
     Driscoll Children's Hospital
     Congenital Heart Surgery Center -
Medical City Children's Hospital

Utah

    Utah Adult Congenital Heart Support Group

Virginia

    Healing Hearts for Benjamin
     Children's Hospital of the Queen's Daughters
 

Washington

     Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center Children's Hospital
     Providence Center for Congenital Heart Disease
     Beats and Rhythms
     Northwest Center for Congenital Heart Disease


United States (Individuals)

California

     Shanti Salazar 

Florida

     Erin Hilburn: Art show to benefit Angel's Pediatric Heart House
     
 Susanne Hodge

Illinois

    Jennifer Fink

New Jersey

     Alison Solomon 
     
Nicole Marzole

Ohio

     Tom Therese & Sam Metzger

Pennsylvania

    Bonnie Martin 

Virginia

     Beverley  Bouchard - Blood Drive Feb. 9 Fredericksburg, VA

Wisconsin

     Ann Yurcek


Australia

    HeartKids WA 

Canada

     Heart Defects Society of Windsor and Essex County 
     
 Holy Trinity Catholic Church (Alberta)
     
 Children's Heart Network (Vancouver)
     
 Heart Beats Children's Society of Calgary
     
 Alberta Children's Hospital Cardiology Clinic
     
 Canadian Congenital Heart Alliance


France

.....Association Heart and Coeur

India

    Al-Ameen Hospital (Hospital for Poor) 

Mexico

    Instituto Nacional de Cardiologia Ignacio Chavez

Phillipines

    DM Healthcare Foundation, Ltd.  

United Kingdom

    CHD-UK 



Sponsors 2013 (list in progress)

Chik-Fil-A
Home Depot
Panda Express
Pioneer Bank
The Pros and Cons Clothing Co.
Western States Envelope & Label Co.


Blog Sites

Anna Anderson
      Early Bird Blog
Kristine McCormick
     
Cora's Hopes and Dreams
Julia Rowbotham
      Bandaged Heart Journeys
Dawn Bent
      Queen of Hearts
Andrea Buginsky
     
Andi's Realm
Sarah Peluso
      From One Young Mom to Another
Nicole Wright
     
Alopecian Tresses and Beauty
MayaJoy Thode
     
(W)hole Hearted
Monica Charles
      Love Lessons Of the Half-hearted
Lisa Welsien
     
Life in Dar
Joye Mullis
     
Signs of Life
Kim Carberry
      Northumberland Mam
Diana Chriscille
      A Complicated Melody
Autumn Reo
     
Mama Challenge
Nate Kaushansky
      Judah K
Ruth Caruthers
      The Pearl in the Oyster
Gay Hopkins
     
Beauty From Ashes
Jessica Reilly
      Brat's Blog
Kirsten Compitello
     
Baby Bump nGrow
Ilene Goldman
     
Charlotte's Journey Home
Bea Paxson
      Diane Grace
Kim Carberry
      Northumberland Mam
   

 

 
 

 

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