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This author Kevin Watler has created 32 entries.

09 Apr

Inaugural Hart for Hearts Coconut Cup Paddleboard Event

The inaugural Coconut Cup was held Sunday, March 4, 2018, at Seven Mile Public Beach. Everything, including the warm sun, cool breeze and calm sea, seemed to be in favor of a successful social and family-orientated paddleboard event; with a kids’ paddle (under 14s), a 16-team corporate cup relay event and an individual one-mile paddle. From conception, the support from the event team to sponsors was very well received. The event encouraged fitness, fun and asked participants and volunteers to consider the environment by...

09 Apr

Cayman seeks to improve detection of heart disease

The Cayman Heart Fund has provided a US$14,000 donation that will be used by the Health Services Authority to further train professionals in detecting and managing heart disease and heart rhythm problems. The health professionals will undergo training in cardiac stress testing, an essential tool in the diagnosis and treatment of heart disease. The cardiac stress test training program will be offered online through the University of South Wales. From left, HSA Medical Director Dr. Delroy Jefferson, clinical head of the...

30 Jan

Charities benefit from LiveWell event

Pinnacle Media Publisher Vicki Legge, third from left, presents checks totaling $5,480 to representatives of three local charities: from left, Kerrie McMillan of Cayman HospiceCare, Janette Fitzgerald of the Breast Cancer Foundation and Colleen Mellot of the Cayman Heart Fund. – PHOTO: STEPHEN CLARKE This month’s inaugural LiveWell event raised nearly $5,500 for three local charities. The money was raised from $10 entry fees at the Jan. 20 event at the Arts and Recreation Centre in Camana Bay. The funds went...

11 Oct

Heart Survivors Wall at the Cayman Islands Hospital

The video is courtesy of Loop and the article was published by the Cayman Compass. http://caymanheartfund.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/Putting-a-face-to-heart-disease-Caymans-survivors-wall-unv.mp4 The stories of their respective journeys may even save your life. The Cayman Heart Fund and the Health Services Authority presented the Heart Survivors Wall on Friday at Cayman Islands Hospital, a tableau of local people who have survived a bout with heart disease. The faces – some men and some women, some young and some old – dot the side...

01 May

Paddle for Hearts Challenge 2017

The inaugural Paddle for Hearts Challenge took place Sunday, April , 2017. We had an amazing turnout. The weather was the perfect, everyone had great fun and we don’t think it could have gone any better! There were  34 paddlers in the water and the event raised nearly $10,000 for Hart for Hearts! This event could not have been possible without the wonderful help from our Volunteers. Hope to see you all again for Paddle for Heart Challenge 2018! ...

20 Jan

10th Red Dress Anniversary Gala

Click here to download sponsorship form DIAMOND SPONSOR CI$15,000 Corporate materials placed on each place setting Corporate banner stand on display at event and on event screens Listing in event program as diamond sponsor and logo on program Recognition in media coverage and social media sites Framed presentation to sponsor at the evening’s event Complimentary table for 10, VIP table location Corporate logo displayed on table PLATINUM SPONSOR CI$10,000 Corporate recognition on display at event and event screens Listing in event program as platinum sponsor and logo on program Recognition in...

05 Nov

About us

The Cayman Heart Fund (CHF) is a non-profit, non-government organization dedicated to the reduction of heart and circulatory disease in the Cayman Islands. Heart and circulatory disease, known as cardiovascular disease (CVD), is the number one health problem in the Cayman Islands. Our aim is to help prevent and reduce the early deaths, long-term disabilities and widespread suffering that heart and circulatory diseases cause our people. Suzy Soto founded the Cayman Heart Fund in 2007, at her own birthday party at...