Superhero Heart Run - Des Moines
EVENT DATE: Oct 23, 2016
On behalf of Heart Heroes, Inc. & Help-A-Heart, we want to thank you for your fundraising interest for the Superhero Heart Run – Des Moines. Over 40,000 babies are born each year in the U.S. alone with a Congenital Heart Defect (CHD) and it's the most common birth defect worldwide. We need you to help us reach our goal of raising $20,000 for CHD patients and families to spread awareness for the most common birth defect.
The Superhero Heart Run is the nation's only family-friendly, superhero-themed 5k/2k event speicifially aimed at raising awareness for Congenital Heart Defects. Learn more at www.superheroheartrun.com. Get tips, ideas and check out our sweet fundraising prizes at www.superheroheartrun.com/fundraise!
“You Have the Power to Save the Day for Congenital Heart Defects” by becoming a fundraiser or by donating! Proceeds raised from this event will be utilized to provide support, education, research and create awareness for CHD, the most common birth defect worldwide. Families in Iowa will benefit directly through the programs and services provided by Help-A-Heart and Heart Heroes, Inc.
Help-A-Heart has a mission dedicated to sharing love by providing emotional and financial support for Iowa families affected by CHD. Since 2006, Help-A-Heart has provided over 150 Iowa heart families with more than $100,000 in financial support, so they can focus on caring for the needs of their child during a hospitalization. Please visit www.help-a-heart.org for more information on this incredible organization.
Heart Heroes, Inc. is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization dedicated to providing support to children and families affected by Congenital Heart Defects (CHD) through the distribution of superhero capes, programs to offer hope and funding for CHD research. Please visit our website for more information - www.heartheroes.org.