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, joining one of our state chapters, or hosting an event or fundraiser for CHF! You can also support CHF by attending an upcoming event. Click here for a list of upcoming events benefiting CHF across the country.

Below you will find fundraising activities that you can start in 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 Defect research.  CMH is designed to be a fundraiser dedicated to collecting donations in your school, classroom, workplace, community, etc. Click here for more information.



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.




Host an Event or Fundraiser




Help raise money for CHD research by hosting a fundraiser or event for CHF! Some event examples include Family Benefits, Walks/Runs, Golf Outings, Galas, and more! If you would like help coming up with an idea for a fundraiser or event to do, or would like to brainstorm, contact us at [email protected].




Information for Donors

The Children’s Heart Foundation is a 501(c)(3) organization and your contribution may be deductible. Please consult your tax advisor regarding deductibility.