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Protected: Two Feet & a Heartbeat 2017

Two Feet & a Heartbeat is a Charity Walk that supports heart kids and encourages children and their families affected by congenital/childhood heart disease to participate.

The main event consists of an easy 2.1km walk on leve…

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Super Boss Day

We are calling on you to be a Super Hero for HeartKids this Friday, May 26 2017!

What is Super Boss Day? Super Boss Day is a fun new initiative where bosses and co-workers dress as a superhero for a day to raise funds for Heart…

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HeartKids funds 7 new research projects to the value of $290,000

HeartKids marks ten years of funding critical research into childhood heart disease by backing seven new research projects for 2017.
29 March 2017

HeartKids is celebrating the 10th anniversary of its commitment to research with the anno…

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Researchers receive Australia Day Honours!

HeartKids was delighted to see two familiar names on the Australia Day Honour list.

Professor Chris Semsarian was awarded an Order of Australia AM for significant service to medicine in the field of cardiology as a clinician, administrat…

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Sweetheart Day 2017

Held every year on February 14, Sweetheart Day is a chance for all Australians to get together to help our Aussie heart kids by funding vital support and life-changing medical research into childhood heart disease.

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Win some awesome prizes this Sweetheart Day!

Sweetheart Day 2017 is just around the corner…

And our friends at Samsung have offered a Samsung S7 Edge and VR Gear Pack!* (Retail value of $993) to give to our highest Sweetheart Day registered fundraisers!

Which means, you ar…

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Sweetheart Day $250 Westfield voucher for schools #sweetheART Competition

Once your school is registered, make sure you get your students to create a work of (Sweethe)ART, take a picture of it, and *post it to Instagram! You will automatically go into the running to win a $250 Westfield voucher!

Just make sure…

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Freddie’s Story

As we enter this time of year, I receive a lot of messages from heart kid families sharing their stories and experiences – both heartbreaking and hopeful. I must confess, it’s a good time for reflection, and I am reminded of why our w…

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National Teen Camp returns in 2017!

PLEASE NOTE: Expressions of Interest are NOW CLOSED for campers and volunteers. Click here to visit MyHeart, our dedicated website for heart teens and young adults, to access further information on Teen Camp.

HeartKids is extreme…

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The Dollar for Dollar Matched Funding Project

UPDATE:
THANK YOU to all our generous donors who answered the call to The Northern Beaches Social Riders Club’s Dollar for Dollar Matched Funding Project to raise funds for supporting kids with childhood heart disease 🙂
We’re happy to …

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