Des Moines, Iowa

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Superhero Heart Run – Des Moines
October 23, 2016 | Raccoon River Park


Heart Heroes, Inc. and Help-A-Heart are incredibly grateful to everyone who helped make this day such a tremendous success. Because of you, we brought in over $15,000!!! Funds raised at this event go to helping Help-A-Heart provide financial support for Iowa families while their child is in the hospital, as well as help Heart Heroes fulfill their mission to provide support for heart families through the Heart Hero Cape program, family events and funding for CHD research.
Thank you for your support and participation and for everything you do to raise awareness for Congenital Heart Defects.
Thank you from the bottom of our hearts.


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We Thank Our Sponsors for Supporting the
Superhero Heart Run – Des Moines!!

~ Superhero Sponsor ~

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Help-A-Heart has a mission dedicated to sharing love by providing emotional and financial support for Iowa families affected by CHD. Since 2006, Help-A-Heart has provided over 150 Iowa heart families with more than $100,000 in financial support, so they can focus on caring for the needs of their child during a hospitalization. Please visit for more information on this incredible organization.

Heart Heroes, Inc. is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization dedicated to providing support to children and families affected by Congenital Heart Defects (CHD) through the distribution of superhero capes, programs to offer hope, and funding for CHD research.  Please visit our website for more information –

Proceeds raised from this event will be utilized to provide support, education, research and create awareness for CHD, the most common birth defect worldwide. Families in Iowa will benefit directly through the programs and services provided by Help-A-Heart and Heart Heroes, Inc.