Heart Effect
We believe all children deserve a healthy heart.

Heart Month Kicks-Off This Saturday, January 26th at Riverview Park in Mesa. CLICK HERE for more details!

Advocate. Educate. Fund.

Heart Effect advocates for children with congenital heart defects by educating communities and funding programs and research for Phoenix Children’s Heart Center and Cardiac 3D Print Lab.

 The Heart Effect

The Heart Effect is the result of lots of hearts coming together to cause change in the CHD community, and in the lives of children and their families all over the world, as the result of lots of little actions. Together we can make a big difference.

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


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 affected by CHD
  • Attend educational seminars
  • Volunteer with the Heart Effect Scrapbooking Program
  • Plan social fundraising activities throughout the Valley

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Donate To Heart Effect

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 $400 for individuals and $800 for a married couple.

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Like us on Facebook or send us a note: hearteffect@phoenixchildrens.com. Have questions? Contact Allie at 602-933-2674 or apaulus@phoenixchildrens.com.