Emergency Services Day – April 2018. What a beautiful morning for our Firestation Tour, CHKD Transport Team talk and tour, Flight Paramedic Amy Hobart Cantwell talk and Nightingale demonstration! Our families are truly thankful for all who took the time to show us the ropes and made sure we knew that our heart kiddos are very important and special to them!
Mended Little Hearts meeting – 23 Jan 2018. CHKD’s Pediatric Cardiologist, Dr Fleenor, and Cardiac Surgeons Dr Gangemi and Dr P.Smith spoke to our group about the updates and development of the Heart Center at CHKD.
MLHCoVa families spread CHD awareness on the Hampton Roads Show!! (Nov 2017)
American Heart Association’s Heart Walk at Mt Trashmore (Nov 2017)
Coastal Virginia Magazine Giving Back Awards – MLHCoVa recognized in the Top25!! (Oct 2017)
Mended Little Hearts meeting – 8 August 2017. We were incredibly fortunate to have one of CHKD’s Pediatric Cardiologist, Dr Alexander Ellis come speak to our group about the transition of child to adult with CHDs. We also had the delightful John Maiorana, a rep from the local Mended Hearts chapter come talk about the history and services that MH provides.
Mended Little Hearts of Coastal Virginia Second Meeting – 11 July 2017
In a conference room at Sentara Leigh Hospital, MLHCoVa held their second meeting, and everyone made cards to give to heart families that are currently inpatient. Rocks were painted to leave in random places to brighten someone’s day.
Mended Little Hearts of Coastal Virginia First Meeting – 13 June 2017
In a conference room at Children’s Hospital of the King’s Daughters, some of our amazing MLHCoVa founders, officers, coordinators, members and supporters came together for our first charter meeting.