2nd Annual Superhero Heart Run - Richmond
Jun
4
8:30 am08:30

2nd Annual Superhero Heart Run - Richmond

  • Bryan Park

REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN

Mended Little Hearts- Central Virginia & Heart Heroes, Inc. present the 2nd Annual Superhero Heart Run – Richmond at Bryan Park!  On Sunday, June 4th, 2017, Richmond will be suiting up in superhero gear and commemorative capes for the most highly-visible event that has ever existed for Congenital Heart Defect Awareness!

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 Virginia will benefit directly through the programs and services provided by Mended Little Hearts and Heart Heroes, Inc.

 Adults: $25 ♥︎ Children (2 – 12): $10 ♥︎ Heart Heroes (those with CHD): FREE! (Online pricing through 6/2/17. Walk-up registration available day-of event.)

– All paid, online registrants will receive a commemorative Superhero Heart Run Cape (capes will be provided for walk-up registrants as available).  One free race bag is distributed per family as available.

– Heart Heroes (those with CHD) are always free; however they do need to register.

– Heart Heroes are encouraged to wear their custom Heart Hero Cape to the run so we can distinguish our honored guests! Click here to request a Heart Hero Cape – please enter the code “SHHR” into the Organization Code field so we can get your cape ordered and shipped in time for the run!

– Please note, commemorative run capes are only provided for paid registrations.

– Make sure you create or join a fundraising team page on Crowdrise (you’ll be prompted once you finish paying for your registrations). We need your help to “Save the Day for CHD” and reach our fundraising goal!


National CHD Awareness Celebration - Bowling Party
Feb
12
4:00 am04:00

National CHD Awareness Celebration - Bowling Party

  • 4400 Pouncey Tract Road Glen Allen, VA, 23060 United States

Come join your MLH family for an afternoon of bowling, dinner, raffle prizes and fun in celebration of National CHD Awareness Week.  EVERYONE is welcome -All MLH members and immediate family members are free of charge and additional family/friends are welcome with an additional $10 fee each.  Up to 3 games per person followed by raffles and dinner at 5:15pm.  Please bring Men's and Women's deodorant to donate toward our Bravery Bag Program.  Each person who brings deodorant with be entered to win great raffle prizes! 

RSVP by January 30th - an accurate headcount is imperative for planning dinner.   Look forward to seeing you there!

Valentine’s for Kids in the Hospital - Hosted by The American Heart Association
Feb
6
6:30 pm18:30

Valentine’s for Kids in the Hospital - Hosted by The American Heart Association

  • American Heart Association

Come Make Valentine’s for Kids in the Hospital

No one wants to be stuck in the hospital on Valentine’s Day, so let’s show them we care.  The American Heart Association (AHA) has graciously offered to host this event and to join Mended Little Hearts families on February 6 at 6:30 p.m. at their Innsbrook location (4201 Park Place Court, Richmond, Glen Allen, VA 23060).  They are providing pizza too!  All supplies will be provided for ALL ages (including materials that are easy to use for toddler hands).

This not only will put a smile on a child’s face, but it helps us raise awareness of Congenital Heart Defects/Disease (CHD), the most common birth defect in the U.S.  It will give all of us a chance to meet each other or see each other again too.

Please let us know if you will be able to attend by Feb. 1 so we are sure to have enough pizza.  If you have any questions, please call Jodi Lemacks at 804-647-3830.  We are looking forward to seeing you there!

MLH HOLIDAY DINNER
Dec
4
5:00 pm17:00

MLH HOLIDAY DINNER

  • GRAPEVINE THE GREEK & ITALIAN RESTAURANT

MLH will provide dinner for all immediate family members.  Other guests are welcome, but there is a $15 fee per additional guest.  It is imperative that we have an accurate head count, so PLEASE RSVP by NOVEMBER 26th.  Each child, in attendance, will receive a small holiday gift.  Looking forward to getting our MLH family together to celebrate the season!

Superhero Heart Run - Richmond, VA
Apr
24
8:30 am08:30

Superhero Heart Run - Richmond, VA

  • Bryan Park

Mended Little Hearts- Central Virginia & Heart Heroes, Inc. present the 1st Annual Superhero Heart Run – Richmond at Bryan Park!  On Sunday, April 24, 2016, Richmond will be suiting up in superhero gear and commemorative capes for the most highly-visible event that has ever existed for Congenital Heart Defect Awareness!

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 Virginia will benefit directly through the programs and services provided by Mended Little Hearts and Heart Heroes, Inc.

Annual Bowling Event to Celebrate CHD Awareness Week!
Feb
12
6:00 pm18:00

Annual Bowling Event to Celebrate CHD Awareness Week!

  • Bowl America Short Pump

Mended Little Hearts of Central Virginia would like to invite you and your family to our annual bowling event to celebrate CHD Awareness Week at Bowl America in Shortpump. Each member and their immediate family will have the cost of two games, including shoes, covered by MLH.

Please note that additional games are not covered and will be at the members expense. Guests are welcome for only $12!

*Since the event is funded by MLH, we ask that you bring a item of your choice to donate to our Bravery Bag program!*

RSVP is required no later than Janurary 28th: http://evite.me/R3Q1auYn9S

Roar 'N Run 2016
Feb
7
Feb 14

Roar 'N Run 2016

Mended Little Hearts Roar 'N Run Virtual Charity Race 2016

On your mark. Get set. GO! The 2016 Roar 'N Run Virtual Race registration opens on December 1, 2015. The event itself takes place during CHD Awareness Week 2016 (February 7-14) and we need your help getting participants and raising funds to support MLH's hospital Bravery Bag Program and other important support programs so we can reach even more children and families who need us in 2016. You can choose your distance (5K, 10K, 13.1 miles, 26.2 miles) and you have a whole week to walk, jog or run to meet your distance goal. It is fun for the whole family and only $25 for adults and teens 16 and older and only $15 for kids under 16. Every participant gets a commemorative medal. Look for the registration information in your email and on social media. Let's create a ROAR for CHD Awareness!

The 3rd Annual #RockYourScar Contest
Jan
1
Feb 5

The 3rd Annual #RockYourScar Contest

Are you ready to #rockyourscar?

Join Mended Little Hearts in its 3rd year of #rockyourscar. Photo submissions accepted 1/1/16-2/5/16. The goal of this event is to highlight how YOU embrace your CHD.