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The Illinois Chapter is a group of volunteers dedicated to raising awareness and money to support CHF’s mission of  funding the most promising research to advance the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of congenital heart defects- the #1 birth defect in the U.S.

Watch our video to learn more about congenital heart defects and the importance of funding CHD research:

See below for more information on CHF and our local events:

2015 Second Annual Red Tie Ball

Red Tie Ball Logo

Sorry, Red Tie Ball tickets are SOLD OUT.
If you would like to be on a waiting list, please contact Heather Shaffer
For more information about the event, check out the Second Annual Red Tie Ball event page.

The CHF Monthly E-Newsletter

The Children’s Heart Foundation now has a monthly e-newsletter!
The e-newsletter is designed as a way to keep you up-to-date with CHF news, events, chapter highlights, CHD news, and more!
If you would like to receive the e-newsletter on a monthly basis, sign up by clicking the photo below:


* If you already receive CHF emails you are automatically signed up