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CDH Awareness

2013 Day of Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia Awareness Parade of Cherubs - Denver, CO

CHERUBS - The Association of Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia Research, Awareness & Support

Friday, April 19, 2013 from 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM (EDT)

Aurora, CO

2013 Day of Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia Awareness...

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Ticket Type Sales End Price Fee Quantity
March in the Parade of Cherubs
Registration Page (join the DENVER team) - https://www.firstgiving.com/10125/cdhawarenessday2013
Ended Free $0.00
Blue Sponsorship
Tax-deductible sponsorship includes your large size company logo or child's photo on national event literature and shirts
Ended $5,000.00 $0.00
Pink Sponsorship
Tax-deductible sponsorship includes your medium size company logo or child's photo on national event literature and shirts
Ended $1,000.00 $0.00
Yellow Sponsorship
Tax-deductible sponsorship includes your company name or child's name on national event literature and shirts
Ended $500.00 $0.00
White Sponsorship
Tax-deductible sponsorship includes your company name or child's name on national event literature and shirts in small text.
Ended $100.00 $0.00
2013 Parade of Cherubs T-Shirt - Adult
T-shirts are pre-sale ONLY. We will not have additional shirts for sale at the event.
Ended $20.00 $0.00
2013 Parade of Cherubs T-Shirt - Child
T-shirts are pre-sale ONLY. We will not have additional shirts for sale at the event.
Ended $15.00 $0.00

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Event Details


Fundraiser Registration Page (join the DENVER team) - https://www.firstgiving.com/10125/cdhawarenessday2013

Join us as we march to raise Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia Awareness as well as support for the CDH Research Bill. Everyone is welcome to participate.
 
Contact Persons - Nicolle Colvin and Jennifer Rodi at colorado@cherubs-cdh.org
 
Facebook Event Page (more up to date details) - http://www.facebook.com/events/190447231096098/
 
Start you own fundraising page to walk in honor / memory of your cherub at https://www.firstgiving.com/10125/cdhawarenessday2013 by joining the DENVER PARADE TEAM









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When & Where


Sand Creek Park

Aurora, CO

Friday, April 19, 2013 from 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM (EDT)


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Organizer

CHERUBS - The Association of Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia Research, Awareness & Support

Our Organization:


CHERUBS is a 501(c)III organization located in North Carolina.   CHERUBS serves families of children and adults born with Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia (CDH).   As of 2013, we have over 4500 members in all 50 states and 60 countries.  Our Board Members include the founding father of in-utero surgery, genetic counselors, epidemiologists, pediatric surgeons and parents of children born with CDH.  We are a volunteer-run organization and a United States Internal Revenue Service recognized 501(c)III Non-Profit Organization.

http://www.cdhsupport.org


What is CDH?

Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia (CDH) occurs in approximately 1 in every 2,500 births (1,600 cases in the U.S. each year).  The cause of CDH is not yet known.  The diaphragm is formed in the first trimester of pregnancy and controls the lungs' ability to inhale and exhale.  CDH occurs when the diaphragm fails to form or to close totally and an opening allows abdominal organs into the chest cavity.  This inhibits lung growth.     The cause is not yet known.

Roughly 50% of babies born with CDH do not survive.   Of the 50% that do survive, most will endure long hospital stays, feeding issues, asthma and other problems.  A few of the survivors suffer from severe long-term medical issues.

CDH occurs as frequently as Spina Bifida and Cystic Fibrosis, yet there is very little research being done and virtually no media coverage.

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