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Janet Berry retires after three decades on Children’s Wards

Janet Berry retires after three decades on Children’s Wards

Yorkshire Evening PostFriday 20 March 2020By Joanna WardillMuch-loved hospital healthcare worker Janet Berry has retired after devoting over half her life to caring for some of the city's poorliest children and their families. Clinical support worker Janet Berry has...

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New CHSF Trustee role for heart mum!

New CHSF Trustee role for heart mum!

A huge thanks to the Yorkshire Evening Post for their "Have A Heart" campaign for CHSF this year. An extract from their article on Sam is replicated below... Sam Robinson is hoping to turn her harrowing experience into something positive as she becomes deputy chair of...

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Yorkshire Evening Post say “Have a Heart” for CHSF

Yorkshire Evening Post say “Have a Heart” for CHSF

We are hugely grateful to the Yorkshire Evening Post (YEP) for launching their 2020 "Have a Heart" campaign for CHSF! Here's a list of YEP campaign launch articles online, they are a great read!: Campaign Launch: read all about the YEP's backing of CHSF - and our...

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Morrisons Foundation puts Children’s Charity at its Heart

Morrisons Foundation puts Children’s Charity at its Heart

The Morrisons Foundation is delighted to support Children’s Heart Surgery Fund, a charity that provides invaluable support to the work of the Leeds Congenital Heart Unit, its patients and families. The support from the Morrisons Foundation has funded a...

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Leeds heart nurse encourages fitness for charity in 2020

Leeds heart nurse encourages fitness for charity in 2020

Heart theatre nurse Filipa Ferreira is encouraging everyone to take part in a charity fitness challenge to kick start the new decade. She took on a Portuguese coastal walk to Santiago de Compostela for Children’s Heart Surgery Fund (CHSF) late last year, and wants...

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Heart mum encourages charity donations over Christmas

Heart mum encourages charity donations over Christmas

A Yorkshire mum is encouraging local supporters to remember young heart patients from the region who are spending Christmas in the Leeds Congenital Heart Unit. She is endorsing a festive fundraising campaign to accrue vital donations for Children’s Heart Surgery Fund...

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B&M Waste Services donate £4k to CHSF

B&M Waste Services donate £4k to CHSF

West Yorkshire waste management provider, B&M Waste Services, are continuing to support local charity, Children’s Heart Surgery Fund, through a donation of £4,000. Children’s Heart Surgery Fund supports babies, children and adults born with congenital heart...

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B&M Waste sponsor Superhero Walk to success

B&M Waste sponsor Superhero Walk to success

This year 200 superheroes walked the grounds of Temple Newsam to raise valuable funds for Children’s Heart Surgery Fund. They were joined by a hero and villain from B&M Waste Services, Ruby Rainbow and Ronald Dump (pictured leading the walk above). Ruby Rainbow is...

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FAMILY CAMP FOR Children’s HEART SURGERY FUND gets a boost

FAMILY CAMP FOR Children’s HEART SURGERY FUND gets a boost

A Leeds-based charity that supports youngsters born with a heart condition has received a cash boost towards a family camp in Dearne Valley, South Yorkshire. Children’s Heart Surgery Fund (CHSF) has scooped £1,000 from Persimmon Homes’ Building Futures programme,...

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2019 February Wear Red Day

2019 February Wear Red Day

Children’s Heart Surgery Fund (CHSF) are once again hoping to see a red wave across our region on February 1st to help support babies and children living with congenital heart disease (CHD). Wear Red Day sees hundreds of schools, businesses and individuals across...

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Local boxing champ lauds fighting spirit with charity donation

Local boxing champ lauds fighting spirit with charity donation

Children's Heart Surgery Fund (CHSF) have welcomed a £2,230 donation from Leeds-based boxing champion Josh Warrington. The 27-year-old also visited the children’s cardiac ward at the Leeds Children’s Hospital, where he admired the courage and bravery of patients and...

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Keeping The Beat target reached

Keeping The Beat target reached

Children’s Heart Surgery Fund (CHSF) are thrilled to announce the target for their Keeping The Beat appeal has been reached - with Wakefield Chantry Rotary Club giving the breakthrough donation of £7,500. Keeping The Beat is a fundraising campaign, launched in May...

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REAL STORIES: Sophia

REAL STORIES: Sophia

Heart warrior princess Sophia is nearly three months old but hasn't yet left 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 started on 10th May 2020 - the day...

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Fundraiser of the Month: August 2020

Fundraiser of the Month: August 2020

Once heart dad Rick’s son Mylo was safely at home after open heart surgery, he knew he wanted to do something big to say thank you to the people who saved his son’s life. And when we say ‘big’, we actually mean a 50 mile ultramarathon for CHSF! 🤯We asked Rick to tell...

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VIRTUAL SUPERHERO WALK

VIRTUAL SUPERHERO WALK

Superheroes assemble! Grab your capes and join our 1km Virtual Superhero Walk. Suitable for all the family, to raise money to support hearts for life. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, this year's Superhero Walk will take place virtually on Sunday 30th August. We want you...

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