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Climb a Mountain in March

Climb a Mountain in March

Climb the stairs in your home enough times to scale the height of a famous mountain! Step up to the challenge and raise funds for Children's Heart Surgery Fund. Sign up for free Choose your mountain to climb Measure the height of your stairs (to work out how many...

Solutionize Global Chooses CHSF As Their Charity Partner Of 2021

Solutionize Global Chooses CHSF As Their Charity Partner Of 2021

Taken from www.solutionizeglobal.com blog 17 February 2021 We are delighted to have named Children’s Heart Surgery Fund (CHSF) as our charity partner of the year for 2021, pledging to raise £9,000 to refurbish two overnight rooms as part of its upcoming undertaking:...

#WarriorWednesday: Xavier

#WarriorWednesday: Xavier

Heart warrior Xavier celebrated Christmas 2020 recovering from his second heart surgery.  Mum Heather tells us about Xavier's time on the children's heart ward and how that inspired her family to fundraise for Children's Heart Surgery Fund... My son, Xavier, had his...

COMMUNITY FUNDRAISING

Climb a Mountain in March

Climb a Mountain in March

Climb the stairs in your home enough times to scale the height of a famous mountain! Step up to the challenge and raise funds for Children's Heart Surgery Fund. Sign up for free Choose your mountain to climb Measure the height of your stairs (to work out how many...

#WarriorWednesday: Xavier

#WarriorWednesday: Xavier

Heart warrior Xavier celebrated Christmas 2020 recovering from his second heart surgery.  Mum Heather tells us about Xavier's time on the children's heart ward and how that inspired her family to fundraise for Children's Heart Surgery Fund... My son, Xavier, had his...

Presents for Arkhan

Presents for Arkhan

Thanks to your donations, one little boy on Ward 51 had a visit from a fellow superhero and a birthday to remember!A Ward 51 doctor dressed as SpidermanWe know it's true to say that small, less costly gifts can make all the difference.   And this is certainly...

CORPORATE

Thank you for funding the Baby MRI Pod!

Thank you for funding the Baby MRI Pod!

We made it, together! Thanks to YOUR amazing fundraising efforts we have reached the fundraising target for the MRI Baby Pod. And we have a lot of organisations and individuals to thank... We are incredibly grateful to everyone who supported our Baby MRI Incubator...

A letter from our CEO, Sharon

A letter from our CEO, Sharon

Dear valued supporter, We hope this update finds you healthy and well, as this incredibly difficult year draws to a close. First of all can I say a huge THANK YOU for all your amazing fundraising this year, you continue to make an incredible difference to the lives of...

EVENTS

Wear Red for Henry

Wear Red for Henry

Heart warrior Rachael Adamcyk is mum to Henry, who also has congenital heart disease. Rachael is supporting Wear Red Day and told us...The family were reunited recently outside the hospital after surgeryI am a mummy to a heart warrior and I am a heart warrior...

Shake, Rattle and Boogie for #WearRedDay

Shake, Rattle and Boogie for #WearRedDay

Join CHSF's Family Support Worker, Sarah Cherry, for a fun, interactive and FREE music and dance session with Shake, Rattle and Boogie!! Here's all the details you need: Child ages: 2-10 years old This free virtual session will take place on Friday 5th February from...

WEAR RED DAY: Free video call backgrounds

WEAR RED DAY: Free video call backgrounds

WEAR RED DAY VIDEO CALL BACKGROUNDS Whether it's for a lockdown Zoom quiz or for a week of meetings at work, we have plenty of red backdrops to choose from! Just click 'DOWNLOAD', right click on the image and select 'Save image...

JOBS AND OPPORTUNITIES

Volunteers: can you donate your time?

Volunteers: can you donate your time?

Children’s Heart Surgery Fund are always looking for volunteers to raise awareness of congenital heart disease, fundraise or attend events across Yorkshire and Lincolnshire. We simply couldn't do what we do without your help. We are often described as a charity...

REAL STORIES

#WarriorWednesday: Bella

#WarriorWednesday: Bella

Our very first heart hero to be part of our #WarriorWednesday blogs is BELLA. Born in the midst of a pandemic, Bella has already fought her way through more than most. Mum Megan tells us about Bella's story and her journey so far... Bella was born in July 2020 during...

WEAR RED FOR SOPHIA

WEAR RED FOR SOPHIA

Heart warrior Sophia was born in May 2020 with complex heart problems and was christened in the neonatal unit at Leeds Children’s Hospital. We spoke to Sophia's mummy Charlotte about her little heart warrior's journey so far...Sophia was born in May 2020 Our journey...

WHAT YOU’VE FUNDED

Get to know our new Family Support Worker, Sarah!

Get to know our new Family Support Worker, Sarah!

Because of your fantastic fundraising, this year we have been able to appoint a dedicated support worker for our heart families. Everyone, meet Sarah Cherry! Sarah will help our heart families to access services, provide practical support to families whilst being...

CHSF provides new high tech incubator

CHSF provides new high tech incubator

Children's Heart Surgery Fund has supplied a new high tech incubator to the neonatal intensive care unit at Leeds General Infirmary Article written by Mark Lavery, Yorkshire Evening Post, Friday 27th November Every year the neonatal unit cares for around 1,600...

REAL STORIES: Bella’s new INR Kit #BecauseofYou

REAL STORIES: Bella’s new INR Kit #BecauseofYou

Because of you and your amazing fundraising, CHSF are able to fund INR home testing kits for our heart warriors. These kits reduce stress and allow a patient to test their blood levels themselves at home without missing school for hospital appointments.Rebecca tells...

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THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT

Your generosity can really mean the world to children and adults with congenital heart disease across Yorkshire and North Lincolnshire.
Whatever you can give will make a huge difference!

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1148359

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8152970