Please join us!
Event Venue: The Bronx Zoo - 2300 Southern Boulevard, Bronx Park, Bronx, New York. Our 2021 New York City Congenital Heart Walk is planned to be both virtual and in-person! Register now so you'll receive details on participation!
Please follow our New York City Congenital Heart Walk Facebook page to stay up to date on important event information!
● Walk Week (September 23 - 24, 2021) – We’ll soon share details of our pre-Walk activities, with plenty of activities! Registered walkers will receive a Participant Guide with all the details you’ll need, for activities to bring together Heart Warrior and Heart Angel families, cardiologists, researchers and medical professionals, artists, entertainers, special visitors, and with your help, new supporters!
All Heart Angel families are invited to send a photo or other remembrance of your Heart Angel, to be included in our on-screen Walk Day remembrance. Please email your Angel’s name, photo, message or other remembrance to WalkForCHDResearch@childrensheartfoundation.org and indicate the New York City Congenital Heart Walk in the Email subject line. Please email at least two days before Walk Day.
● Walk Day - (Septemeber 26, 2021) - Join us live at 10 a.m.* for our Welcome, Mission updates, Moment of Silence and Heart Angel Remembrance, Research Remarks, Acknowledgments, Awards and Entertainment! Then, whether the event is in person or virtual, walk wherever you are, and share your photos by tagging us (@WalkforCHDResearch) and using hashtags (#WalkForCHDResearch, #NewYorkCityCHDWalk, #NewYorkCityCHW)! Detailed schedule to follow.
For any in-person events, our decision to hold the event will be subject to a full review of safety conditions, and all applicable health advisories. In-person events will reflect health guidance, venue requirements and restrictions, and with strict safety health protocols in place.
*Times may be adjusted. Please check back closer to walk day!
Parking Instructions and Details: To be announced
Google Map: To be announced