Heart Effect is a philanthropic group that exists to support the lifesaving work, research and technology of the Phoenix Children’s Heart Center and Cardiac 3D Print Lab. Through community events, family support, fundraising efforts and partnerships with community organizations and donors, Heart Effect seeks to Educate, Change and Serve the Congenital Heart Defect (CHD) community:


Congenital Heart Defects are the most common birth defect, affecting nearly 1 out of every 110 babies.


With early detection and careful newborn screening, we can change outcomes for all children.


Assisting local families and serving our community as we improve life with CHD.

Want to join this passionate, dedicated group of individuals who are raising funds, promoting awareness and supporting families at Phoenix Children’s Heart Center? Join Heart Effect today, and make a difference in the CHD community! Annual memberships are $200 for individuals or married couples- a 100% donation to Heart Effect and Phoenix Children’s Heart Center. Members have the opportunity to partner with families effected by CHD and attend educational seminars, volunteer with the Heart Effect Scrapbooking Program at the hospital, and plan social fundraising activities throughout the Valley.
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Not ready to join, but want to support Heart Effect? Donate to Heart Effect now. Your donation is 100% tax deductible, and also qualifies for the Arizona Charitable Tax Credit, a dollar-for-dollar tax credit up to $200 for individuals and $400 for a married couple.

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Like us on Facebook or send us a note: hearteffect@phoenixchildrens.com. Have questions? Contact Danielle at 602-933-2612 or dshaw@phoenixchildrens.com.