Welcome to Conquering CHD - Kentucky

 

At Conquering CHD - Kentucky, we exist to conquer the most common birth defect. We engage, listen, learn, and act. We create visibility and empower all impacted by CHD. We accomplish this through awareness, knowledge, community, and research.

 

*This State Chapter has received the Excellence Award in 2019 and the Honor Roll Award in 2020 for outstanding performance in support of our mission.

 

About Us

Through our State Chapters we are able to give knowledge, give a voice and give hope, directly meeting the comprehensive, lifelong needs of patients with congenital heart disease and their families through awareness, knowledge, community, and research programming.

 

Local activities include:

  • Conquering CHD Kits offering critical information and a personal connection for patients with CHD of all ages through individualized care packages
  • Online chat networks bringing people with similar experiences together
  • In-person peer support offering patients and families encouragement and insight from someone who has walked a similar path
  • Social events providing a safe environment to celebrate life and simple joys together
  • Physician education improving understanding of congenital heart disease from the patient and family perspective
  • Research promotion and participation helping promising developments become reality
  • Advocacy activities sharing our stories to improve federal research funding

Get Connected

For more information about the Kentucky chapter, email kentucky@conqueringchd.org.

 

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    Conquering CHD-Kentucky is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt nonprofit organization. Our tax exempt or EIN number is 82-4307005. For additional documentation of our tax-exempt status, please contact kentucky@conqueringchd.org.

     

    You can learn more about our organization in our GuideStar profile.

     

    Please give generously to support our state chapter activities!

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    Meet the Kentucky Volunteer Board

    Chapter President - Tabitha Rainey

    Chapter Vice President and Secretary - Kristin Worthen

    Chapter Treasurer - Katrina Evans

    Chapter Hospital Coordinator - Kelly Wilcher

    Chapter Hospital Coordinator - Alexsis Hall

    Chapter Social Media Coordinator - Cari Whalen 

     

    Mail:

    Conquering CHD - Kentucky
    P.O. Box 1193
    Bardstown, Kentucky 40004

     

    Phone:

    859.379.9189