Navigation Links
Children's Heart Foundation (CHF) Hosts 4th Annual Arizona 'Swing For Their Hearts' Golf Event
Date:2/14/2008

One of the Nation's Leading Amateur Teen Golfers - MacKinzie Kline - Hosts Event to Raise Awareness and Funding for Congenital Heart Defect Research

TUCSON, Ariz., Feb. 14 /PRNewswire/ --

WHO: Fifteen-year old amateur golfer and CHF national

spokesperson MacKinzie Kline -- born with a congenital heart

defect -- hosts the 4th Annual Arizona "Swing for Their Hearts"

Golf Event benefitting the Children's Heart Foundation. Kline

underwent her first of two open heart surgeries at 11 weeks old

and was told she would never be able to be a "normal" kid. She

has proven countless doctors wrong and exceeded everyone's

expectations by becoming one of the most talked about young

golfers of her time. Since becoming the CHF's national

spokesperson in 2002 at the age of 10, "Mac" has helped raise

more than $1 million for congenital heart research on behalf of

CHF.

WHAT: The 4th Annual Arizona "Swing For Their Hearts" Golf Event -- a

fun filled golf outing for all golf enthusiasts to help raise

much-needed funding for congenital heart defect research, the

number one birth defect in children.

-- Four-person scramble, best ball and round table dinner

-- Silent auction, hole-in-one contest and raffle prizes

including vacation getaways, dinner, golf equipment and a new

car

WHEN: Sunday, February 17, 2008

-- Shotgun start for golfers begins at 1pm

-- Dinner and Silent Auction begins at 5:30pm

WHERE: Omni Tucson National Golf Resort & Spa

2727 W. Club Dr. Tucson, AZ

WHY: The Children's Heart Foundation is the nation's leading

organization committed to raising awareness and funds for

congenital heart defect (CHD) research. CHD's are the #1 birth

defect of children in America affecting nearly 1 out of every

100 births amounting to approximately 40,000 children each year

/ 110 children each day or one child every 15 minutes.

MEDIA: MacKinzie Kline is available for event day interviews and photo

opportunities. Other photo opportunities include:

-- Children with heart defects and families interacting

-- MacKinzie practicing before and participating in outing

-- Golfers participating in hole-in-one contest, shotgun start,

award ceremony

TICKETS: $150/individual or $600/Foursome

Tickets include: Greens Fee and Cart, Two Drink Tickets, Brown

Bag Lunch, Range Balls, Dinner & Awards Banquet, Prizes in golf

gift packet. Purchase by calling 847-634-6474 or online at

http://www.childrensheartfoundation.org

CONTACT: Erica Stimac, Erica@hensonconsulting.com at 630-933-9790


'/>"/>
SOURCE Children's Heart Foundation
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Nautica Malibu Triathlon Presented by Toyota Raises $718,000 for Childrens Hospital Los Angeles Pediatric Cancer Research
2. Childrens Hospital Los Angeles Turns Off the Tap With Green Earth Waterless Carwash
3. Drug for cluster headaches may cause heart problems
4. Use of certain lipid measures not more effective in predicting coronary heart disease
5. Restricting Blood Flow May Help Heart Bypass Patients
6. Urban Smog Tough on Young Adults Hearts
7. Stanford study highlights cost-effective method of lowering heart disease risks
8. Vitamin Es lack of heart benefit linked to dosage
9. Drug That Lowers Resting Heart Rate Being Tested
10. Heart Attack Boosts Diabetes Risk
11. Embryonic Stem Cells Repair Human Heart
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:8/18/2017)... CA & CARMEL, IN (PRWEB) , ... August 18, 2017 , ... ... on its 36th annual list, the most prestigious ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private ... been included in the exclusive Inc. 5000 ranking . This year’s ranking reflects ...
(Date:8/18/2017)... ... August 18, 2017 , ... “Three Narrow Roads”: a vivid and ... of published author, Rev. Dr. Burnett King Sr., is currently the pastor-teacher-visionary at Simply ... the Faith Track Club, Inc., a track-and-field program geared towards youth. , King shares, ...
(Date:8/18/2017)... ... August 18, 2017 , ... “Kingdom Mandate for Kingdom Builders”: ... “Kingdom Mandate for Kingdom Builders” is the creation of published author, John F. ... Eastern Europe as a missionary in 1983. He spent three decades training pastors ...
(Date:8/17/2017)... ... August 17, 2017 , ... Riccobene Associates ... location in Goldsboro, NC to its family of practices. Residents of Goldsboro will ... starting August 15, 2017. , Riccobene Associates Family Dentistry, founded by Dr. ...
(Date:8/17/2017)... MA (PRWEB) , ... August 17, 2017 , ... ... will come together on September 19, 2017 for Anti-Infectives Rx. This off-the-record networking ... B. Martin Conference Center at Harvard Medical School. , Industry leaders and decision ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:8/7/2017)... 7, 2017 Zimmer Biomet Holdings, Inc. (NYSE and ... that its Board of Directors has approved the payment of ... of 2017. The cash ... about October 27, 2017 to stockholders of record as of ... of dividends are subject to approval of the Board of ...
(Date:8/4/2017)... -- Agragen, LLC, a Cincinnati -based ... and aquacultural feed sectors, announces a significant step ... AGR131.  This drug is designed to trap and ... patients suffering from inflammatory conditions such as rheumatoid ... Biological pharmaceuticals currently used ...
(Date:8/2/2017)... , Aug. 2, 2017 CaryRx, a next-generation full-service ... delivery service for patients in the Washington D.C. ... retail pharmacy by providing delivery of medications through the convenience ... future delivery or delivered within one hour to any location ... excited to bring this invaluable service to Washington ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: