CHF articles

11 May

Students raise funds for children’s heart health

(L-R) Renae Ebanks, Josie Doran, Lesley Maddock (all of Little Trotters), Ben Hart (CHF) and Ailian Evans (mother of baby Nolan) Students from Little Trotters Farm & Nursery School and St. Ignatius Catholic School raised thousands of dollars for Hart for Hearts, the pediatric arm of Cayman Heart Fund. The bake sale at Little Trotters and dress-down day at St. Ignatius were organized by Ailian and Sean Evans, parents of baby Nolan Rory Evans, who passed away earlier this year due...

30 Apr

Appleby Cayman Awards Funds

For the fifth year running, Appleby held its annual Charity Day and this year selected nine non-profit organisations that fall within the child and family welfare, education and animal welfare categories to receive financial assistance to deliver a number of community initiatives. These are: Brain Tumour Foundation Cayman’s ARK Cayman Heart Fund Cayman Hospice Care Central Caribbean Marine Institute (CCMI) Corporate Cup – Feed Our Future John Gray Flight Club Lighthouse School One Dog at a Time Bryan Hunter, Appleby (left), David Dinner, Cayman Heart Fund (right) Bryan Hunter, Cayman...

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...