Conquering CHD- Kentucky Virtual Walk

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Conquering CHD- Kentucky Virtual Walk

Conquering CHD - Kentucky Virtual  Walk!  With continued concerns over the spread of COVID-19 we have made the decision to do a virtual walk event this year as our first walk.  This decision was not made lightly, but the safety of our heart warriors and walkers is most important.  
Conquering CHD - Kentucky' mission is to Conquer Congenital Heart Disease. We are accomplishing this through collaboration with patients, parents, providers, and partner organizations to improve quality and outcomes through CHD education, support, research, and awareness. Our volunteer team has supported local heart families in Kentucky since 2017, through comfort care bags/kits, bereavement boxes, support meetings, family fun events, and so much more.  Conquering CHD-KY is run 100% by volunteer leaders that are heart parents, patients, and family members.
Want to sponsor our event? 

REGISTRATION  Registration is $15  (registration includes walk shirt if registered BEFORE July 27, If you are in need of a shirt larger than XL you will have to purchase the shirt through extra shirts button due to cost.)   FREE walk for children under 16  (registration does not include a walk shirt)  

Walk Agenda:  

10:00am - Acknowledgements & Bereaved Hearts Remembrance  We will have a live Facebook feed to read off names of those gone to soon, and acknowledge their fight.  

10:45am - Walk: Start any time Run, walk, roll or push your way through the walk!!  

Engage with us on Social media while on your journey!!! Post videos, pictures, celebration here Print the sign from our facebook page and tell us how Conquering CHD is starting with YOU!  

You can also receive a prize/award by fundraising!!   

Any checks written should be made out to 

Conquering CHD Kentucky 

P.O Box 1193 

Bardstown, Kentucky.  You can also donate through Pay Pal at

**Those registered before July 27th will have the option to  get a shirt. The ability to buy extra will also be open during this time, so please check out the kids sizes since they do not get one from the kids walk. Those registered after July 27th  will no longer be able to receive a shirt due to limited amounts.

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Conquering CHD Together!
Give Knowledge, Give a Voice, Give Hope

The Conquering CHD - Kentucky chapter is a program of Conquering CHD, aimed at improving the lives of those with congenital heart disease and their families through direct support and education – meeting families where they are. Through our State Chapters we are able to give knowledge, give a voice and give hope, directly meeting the comprehensive, lifelong needs of patients with congenital heart disease and their families through support, education, advocacy and research programming.

Local activities include: -Conquering CHD Kits offering critical information and a personal connection for patients with CHD of all ages through individualized care packages -Online chat networks bringing people with similar experiences together -In-person peer support offering patients and families encouragement and insight from someone who has walked a similar path -Social events providing a safe environment to celebrate life and simple joys together -Physician education improving understanding of congenital heart disease from the patient and family perspective -Research promotion and participation helping promising developments become reality -Advocacy activities sharing our stories to improve federal research funding.

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