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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


If you received a proclamation from your state, city, town or other municipality, please email us at and we'll add it to the list. If possible, please also send a scan or digital photograph of the proclamation and we'll post that as well.

Click here for information about how you can request
a proclamation from your town, city, or state.

Proclamations have been received from the following states and provinces for CHD Week 2013
(list in progress, clickable links are bold):

Proclamations have been received from the following
cities, towns, and counties for CHD Week 2013 
(list in progress):

United States
Amelia, OH Arlington, MA Asheville, NC
Augusta, GA Beaumont, TX Binghampton, NY
Bristol, TN Buffalo, NY Canton, TX
Charlotte, NC Cleveland, OH Colorado Springs, CO
Deadwood, SD Dutchess County, NY Fayetteville, AR
Galt, CA Gastonia, NC Grants Pass, OR
Greensboro, NC Henry County, VA Houston, TX
Johnson City Kingsport, TN Kinnelon, NJ
Lacey Twp., NJ Lewisburg, WV Lincolnton, NC
Medina, OH Melissa, TX Nassau County, NY
Newberg, OR New Prague, MN North Brunswick, NJ
Oroville, CA Plano, TX Portsmouth, VA
Rapid City, SD Raton, NM Round Rock, TX
San Luis Obispo, CA Santa Fe, NM Sartell, MN
Sherwood, AR Sioux City, IA Southbury, CT
Spearfish, SD Sturgis, SD Suffolk County, NY
Warren, RI Washington, IN Williamstown, KY
Wilson, NC York, NE  




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