New England Congenital Heart Walk

Karsen's Krew

Our team is raising critical funds for congenital heart defects! Congenital heart defects are the most commonly occurring birth defect, affecting approximately 1 in 110 babies born, or a child born every 15 minutes. Congenital heart defects are the leading cause of birth-defect related mortality.

Karsen was born 5/1/2019 with Transposition of the Great Arteries- she was immediately flown to Boston Childrens Hospital. On May 3, 2019 Karsen underwent her repair and recovered wonderfully. She is a happy and healthy little girl- but being at Boston Childrens Hospital quickly taught us we are lucky and we need to fight for those who arent. So here we are!

Funded research is making a very big difference in the lives of CHD patients, helping to reduce incidences and increase survival, longevity and quality of life. Research has made a very big impact, and with survival and longevity increasing, even more research is needed to help address lifelong challenges that CHD patients will face. Every dollar in support of The Children’s Heart Foundation helps to further their mission: to fund the most promising research to advance the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of congenital heart defects.

Please support our team, join us for the Congenital Heart Walk, or both!

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