Cleveland Congenital Heart Walk

Team Cayden

Raising funds for Congenital Heart Defect research is critically important to Heart Warriors and personally very meaningful to me. 

My heart surgery was almost 7 years ago. I just received my first pacemaker replacement last year. Research to treat and better improve patients’ lives are important to me. 

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.

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 CHD.

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