Get Involved

CHF is a volunteer-driven organization. With the support and dedication of our volunteers, we are able to continue to fund life-saving CHD research. There are many ways you can get involved with CHF, inlcuding attending one of our upcoming events, volunteering with one of our state chapters, hosting an event or fundraiser, and more!

Below you will find fundraising activities that you can start or participate in throughout your local community. Have other fundraising or event ideas? The CHF National staff is here to support you in your efforts, so feel free to reach out to us if you would like to discuss your fundraising ideas or plans! Contact us at [email protected] or call (847) 634-6474.

Chage My Heart

Change My Heart (CMH) is a fun and easy way to raise much needed funds and awareness for Congenital Heart Defects.  CMH is designed to be a fundraiser dedicated to collecting donations in your school, classroom, workplace, community, etc. Click here for more information.

You can also participate in Change My Heart online! Create an individual page or join or create a team, then set a goal and write why you're passionate about raising money for CHD research! Click here to begin setting up a fundraiser. Click here for step by step instructions on how to get started.


Congenital Heart Walk

The Congenital Heart Walk is a joint effort between CHF and the Adult Congenital Heart Association (ACHA). These two organizations are uniting to fight CHDs. The Congenital Heart Walks take place in various cities across the country. Click here for more information and to find an upcoming walk near you.





Information for Donors

CHF is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt corporation. All donations to CHF and its chapters are tax-deductible.