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  • Pictures and A Picnic

    Pictures and A Picnic

    Date: August 25, 2019 4pm Location: Fort Hunter Mansion & Park, Harrisburg, PA

    Join us for our first pictures & a picnic. This picnic is for ALL HEART WARRIORS and their families to get together for some fun times and great pictures.

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  • Nashville Sounds Baseball Game

    Nashville Sounds Baseball Game

    Date: August 30, 2019 7:05 pm Location: Nashville Sounds Ballpark

    Come out and enjoy watching America's favorite pastime with other heart families. PCHA-TN is helping pay the cost of the tickets for our families. Each ticket will only cost $6. There will be a table set up where we will be handing out CHD and PCHA information and a video will be shown sometime during the game.

  • Elliot

    Elliot's 2nd Annual Car Show

    Date: August 31, 2019 9am-2pm Location: Adena Trails, Mt. Sterling KY (Beside Old Train Depot)

    Like many of our Kentucky heart warriors, Elliot was born with Congenital Heart Defect (CHD). Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome is his specific CHD. He has had three palliative open heart surgeries at Nationwide Children's Hospital with his follow up care at the Congenital Heart Clinic at UK. Elliot is thriving and living life to the fullest. Elliot’s family is giving back to the heart community. All proceeds from the Car Show will go toward the Pediatric Congenital Heart Association- Kentucky Chapter, to be able to continue to support, educate, and offer education resources for other families like theirs. Top 20 Trophies, Specialty Trophies, Food, Music, Raffles ETC. DJ: Ice Man FREE ADMISSION TO THE PUBLIC All Cars, Trucks, and Motorcycles Welcome to Enter $15 Entry Fee Dash Plaques awarded to the first 50 Registrants Call Scott Bailey @ 859-274-5924

  • Teen/Adult Patient Event - Dinner at MOD Pizza

    Teen/Adult Patient Event - Dinner at MOD Pizza

    Date: September 08, 2019 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm Location: MOD Pizza - 5530 West Touhy Ave., Skokie, IL 60077

    Join PCHA and meet teens and adults CHD patients at MOD Pizza for some good food and fun company! Attendees are responsible for their food/drinks.

  • Denim & Diamonds Heart Hootanany

    Denim & Diamonds Heart Hootanany

    Date: September 13, 2019 6 pm - 10 pm Location: Wilburn Street Studio 307 Wilburn St, Nashville, TN 37207

    Put on your best denim & bling and join us to raise awareness and funding for PCHA-TN. Dinner, drinks, dancing and a silent auction. DJ Doug Griffin will be laying down some beats, so don't forget your dancing shoes or boots. The event is free. Drink and food tickets will be available for purchase at the event.

  • Congenital Heart Cocktail Event - Denver

    Congenital Heart Cocktail Event - Denver

    Date: September 14, 2019 6:30 PM Location: Four Seasons Downtown

    Join us for cocktails, hors d'oeuvres, entertainment, and a live auction to support children and adults born with the most common birth defect.

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  • Congenital Heart Network of Northwest Ohio presents a Picnic in the Park

    Congenital Heart Network of Northwest Ohio presents a Picnic in the Park

    Date: September 14, 2019 11:30am-2:00pm Location: Mallard Lake Shelter House at Oak Openings Park 5402 Wilkins Rd., Whitehouse, OH 43571 Swanton Entrances off Wilkins Road, SR 64 & SR 2. Located on parkway west of Wilkins Rd.

    MEET OTHER CHD FAMILIES, SHARE STORIES & MAKE MEMORIES! Come join us for a family fun day at the park and playground with games, fishing, & a very exciting and interactive, hand-on amphibian & reptile show by FROGTOWN EXOTICS! The Congenital Heart Network of Northwest Ohio is proud to host this inaugural picnic to honor and celebrate local heart heroes & their families! Food & drinks will be provided. Please send RSVP to Laci Yoakam, Northwest Ohio Co-Lead Coordinator, at Lyoakam@conqueringchd.org or 419-303-6146. Location Details:

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  • Conquering CHD Walk Ohio

    Conquering CHD Walk Ohio

    Date: September 21, 2019 9:00 AM Location: Mirror Lake at Eden Park

    Join the Pediatric Congenital Heart Association - Ohio and heart families from across the state and beyond to walk for Congenital Heart Disease (CHD) on September 21, 2019. Our 2nd annual heart walk will take place at Mirror Lake in Eden Park, Cincinnati. The mile walk will honor those born with CHD, memorialize those lost to CHD, and uplift their families and those who continue to battle each day the #1 birth defect. Registration is FREE. All proceeds go to PCHA-OH to continue its mission to "Conquer Congenital Heart Disease" by providing hospital care kits, dinners, holiday parties, and peer support to families at Cincinnati Children's and Nationwide Children's Hospitals. As of this year, PCHA-OH is now offering medical research grants to local doctors and researchers doing promising work to improve the quality of life and outcomes for those living with CHD. Together, we are Conquering CHD!

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  • Funky Heart 5k Run/Walk

    Funky Heart 5k Run/Walk

    Date: September 21, 2019 7:00 AM Location: Grand Rapids, Michigan

    Join us for the Funky Heart 5k and Mile Walk to celebrate healthy hearts and funky hearts! Proceeds from this event go to support the programs of the Pediatric Congenital Heart Association (PCHA) of Michigan. PCHA of Michigan provides hope and support to families dealing with congenital heart defects from prenatal diagnosis through adulthood. If you can't join us in Grand Rapids, Michigan, you can run the race virtually wherever you are. We will send your shirt and finisher medal to the address you provide. Register online at www.thedriven.net/funkyheart2019

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  • 2019 Conquering CHD Walk in Ohio

    2019 Conquering CHD Walk in Ohio

    Date: September 21, 2019 9am-1pm Location: Mirror Lake in Eden Park

    Join the Pediatric Congenital Heart Association - Ohio and heart families from across the state and beyond to walk for Congenital Heart Disease (CHD) on September 21, 2019. Our 2nd annual heart walk will take place at Mirror Lake in Eden Park, Cincinnati. The mile walk will honor those born with CHD, memorialize those lost to CHD, and uplift and encourage their families and medical staff who work to Conquer CHD every day. Registration is FREE. Monies raised through the Conquering CHD Walk will go to support PCHA-OH events & activities as well as programs like our Conquering CHD Kits, Bereaved Hearts, & ACHD support all across Ohio! Can't make the walk? No worries! You can still donate here:

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  • Advocate Oak Lawn Meet & Greet

    Advocate Oak Lawn Meet & Greet

    Date: September 25, 2019 6:00 pm Location: Ronald McDonald House - Oak Lawn

    Join us at the Ronald McDonald House, Advocate Oak Lawn to meet other heart families! For questions, contact Katie O'Kelly: Kokelly@conqueringchd.org

  • 6th Summit on Transparency and Public Reporting

    6th Summit on Transparency and Public Reporting

    Date: October 03, 2019 12:00 PM Location: Nationwide Children's Hospital

    Join us as we unite patients, parents, health professionals, administrators, payers, media, federal partners, and policymakers to lead the field of congenital cardiovascular care into a new age of transparent reporting. This summit is the sixth in a series of meetings intended to develop a thoughtful and actionable approach to transparency and public reporting across the field of congenital cardiology aimed at consumer access to critical, reliable, timely and understandable data for children and adults with congenital heart disease, as well as improved quality and outcomes.

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  • Congenital Heart Gala - Milwaukee

    Congenital Heart Gala - Milwaukee

    Date: October 18, 2019 6:00 Location: The Grain Exchange

    Join us in Wisconsin on Friday, October 18th at The Grain Exchange, for dinner, a silent auction, and entertainment, including Master of Ceremonies, Tommy Riles, who is a heart dad, comedian, and the founder of Life of Dad. Don't miss this great event sponsored by Children's Hospital of Wisconsin to benefit to support children and adults born with the most common birth defect.

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  • Congenital Heart Gala - San Francisco

    Congenital Heart Gala - San Francisco

    Date: November 09, 2019 6:30 Location: The Fairmont

    Registration for the Inaugural Congenital Heart Gala in San Francisco is now open! Join us in the golden state on Saturday, November 9th at Fairmont San Francisco, for dinner, a silent auction, and entertainment, including Master of Ceremonies, Tommy Riles, who is a heart dad, comedian, and the founder of Life of Dad. Don't miss this great event sponsored by Stanford Children's Health - Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford to benefit to support children and adults born with the most common birth defect.

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  • Advocate Oak Lawn Meet & Greet

    Advocate Oak Lawn Meet & Greet

    Date: November 13, 2019 6:00 pm Location: Ronald McDonald House - Oak Lawn

    Join us at the Ronald McDonald House, Advocate Oak Lawn to meet other heart families! For questions, contact Katie O'Kelly: Kokelly@conqueringchd.org

  • Cookies with Santa

    Cookies with Santa

    Date: December 01, 2019 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm Location: Naperville Park District - Fort Hill Activity Center 20 Fort Hill Drive Naperville, IL 60540

    The holidays are a special time of year! Join PCHA for some special fun! Join us for cookies and milk with Santa and special guests Mickey and Minnie! We will have entertainment, crafts, giveaways, and more! This free event is open to all heart families (that live in the same household) and cardiac hospital staff. For the safety and health of all heart warriors, we respectfully ask that your family not attend this event if anyone in your household is sick or has any illness symptoms before or on the day of this event. See Less

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  • Pennsylvania Chapter Congenital Heart Gala

    Pennsylvania Chapter Congenital Heart Gala

    Date: February 08, 2020 Location: Historic Acres of Hershey, Elizabethtown, PA

    Join us for our first Congenital Heart Gala for an evening of great food and entertainment and chance to raise money for our local community of heart warriors!

Past Events

  • Ohio ACHD Meet & Greet

    Ohio ACHD Meet & Greet

    Date: August 17, 2019 12:30-2:30pm Location: Beer Barrel Pizza & Grill

    Join us this Saturday, August 17th in Findlay, OH for food, friendship, & fun! This event is open to all adults with congenital heart disease (CHD). Please RSVP to Amanda Harper at aharper@conqueringchd.org or call or text (419) 633-7070. Appetizers will be provided. Hope to see you there!

  • Greater Cincinnati CHD Family Picnic

    Greater Cincinnati CHD Family Picnic

    Date: August 16, 2019 5:30-8:30pm Location: Beech Acres Park 6910 Salem Rd. Cincinnati, OH 45230

    Wrap up summer at the CHD Family Picnic taking place on Friday, August 16th from 5:30-8:30pm at Beech Acres Park in Anderson Township. PCHA-OH will be providing BBQ, drinks, & dinnerware. If you are able, bring a side dish or dessert to share. There is a playground, splash pad, and ball fields onsite. This is a FREE event, please RSVP by August 14th. We look forward to seeing you there!

  • Bereaved Hearts Summer Picnic

    Bereaved Hearts Summer Picnic

    Date: August 10, 2019 5:00-8:00pm Location: Lake Isabella in Loveland, Ohio at the Quarry Bluff Shelterhouse

    Join the PCHA-OH Bereaved Hearts family for a summer picnic on the lake. Bring your family, and maybe a fishing pole, to Lake Isabella to enjoy an afternoon together in celebration and remembrance of loved ones gone too soon from CHD. For: Families who have lost a loved one to CHD When: Saturday, August 10, 2019 from 5:00-8:00pm Where: Lake Isabella in Loveland, Ohio at the Quarry Bluff Shelterhouse 10174 Loveland-Madeira Road Loveland, OH 45140 RSVP: Swati Kunduri, Bereaved Hearts Coordinator (513) 827-4806 or pcha.oh@conqueringchd.org Dinner will be provided. Playground onsite.

  • Heart Kiddo Play Group

    Heart Kiddo Play Group

    Date: July 26, 2019 1:00 pm Location: Rainbow Play Systems 127 Ambassador Dr #127, Naperville, IL 60540

    Join us at Rainbow play systems. They have 20 Different Play systems and trampolines, all inside air-conditioning $10 per child. Contact aruud@conqueringchd.org with questions

  • Heart Kiddos Play Group

    Heart Kiddos Play Group

    Date: July 17, 2019 1:00 pm Location: Mary Knoll Park - 845 Pershing Ave, Glen Ellyn

    Come splash and climb with fellow heart kiddos! Contact aruud@conqueringchd.org with questions.