Superhero Heart Run - San Francisco Bay Area
EVENT DATE: Sep 17, 2016
On behalf of Heart Heroes, Inc. & Mended Little Hearts, we want to thank you for your fundraising interest for the Superhero Heart Run – San Francisco Bay Area. Over 40,000 babies are born each year in the U.S. alone with a Congenital Heart Defect (CHD) and an estimated 5,000 of those babies are born in California. 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 California will benefit directly through the programs and services provided by Mended Little Hearts and Heart Heroes, Inc.
Mended Little Hearts is a non-profit organization with a mission to empower CHD families in local communities and nationally. In addition to local support meetings and family events, the East Bay and Silicon Valley MLH chapters provides Bravery Bags each month to Lucile Packard Children's Hospital, UCSF Beinoff Children's Hospital, and Oakland Children's Hospital to help families with comfort items & toiletries during a hospital stay. Learn more about MLH at www.mendedlittlehearts.org.
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.