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  • 2020 Auction Ambassador – Paxton Naiditch

    In the summer of 2018, our lives were rocked when we learned our second son, Paxton, had a congenital heart defect (CHD) called Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome, or HLHS. At the time Elise was 20 weeks pregnant with him, and we were in the middle of a move from Chicago

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  • Cards for a Cause

    Help-A-Heart is excited to announce Cards for A Cause, an opportunity to buy some fun greeting cards & raise money for our organization at the same time! Until May 31, buy an Usborne Books & More Card Box (you choose the theme) for $30 & $13 from each box sold

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  • May Heart Angel – In Loving Memory of Evangeline Mally Nawaz – 11.11.18 – 12.14.19

    We went in for our gender and anatomy ultrasound at about 20 weeks and found out we were having a baby girl! The ultrasound tech went on to say how stubborn our baby girl was. Eva would not move into a position that allowed the tech to get a good

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  • Help-A-Heart’s 15th Annual Virtual Silent Auction

    HELP-A-HEART’S 15TH ANNUAL CELEBRATION OF LIFE SILENT AUCTION ANNOUNCEMENT Due to the continued threat of COVID-19, we have made the difficult decision to move Help-A-Heart’s 15th Annual Celebration of Life Silent Auction to a virtual event for 2020. While we would love to hold this event in person, we feel

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  • April Heart Hero – Max Preston

    Max is a survivor.  He is truly a medical marvel.  I know all heart heroes are, but Max is a truly special case.  His diagnosis is heterotaxy causing right atrial isomerism, unbalanced complete AVSD with left ventricular dominance and right ventricular hypoplasia, transposition of the great arteries, subpulmonary and pulmonary

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