Save A Heart ‘Roar Into the 20s’ event to raise money for congenital heart research, families at Mott

December 3, 2019  //  FOUND IN: Updates & Resources

The C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital Congenital Heart Center will roar into 2020 to raise money for congenital heart research and families of children with life-threatening heart conditions.

The annual Save A Heart event will begin at 6:30 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 8 at Marriott Eagle Crest Resort, located at 1275 S Huron St. in Ypsilanti. 

Funds raised will help advance education and research opportunities in the field and also provide much-needed financial relief and support to patients and families who are facing life-threatening congenital heart conditions. 

The event includes a strolling food tasting from some of the best-known local restaurants, as well as a large selection of wines and microbrews from around the world. This year’s presenting sponsors include Conor O’Neill’s Traditional Irish Pub, Running Fit and Plum Market.  

Tickets are $75 in advance and $90 at the door. They may be purchased in advance at www.umsaveaheart.org. Sponsorships are also available. 

About Save A Heart

The Save A Heart Campaign is about advancing care, research and support for congenital heart families. Nearly 1 in 110 babies are born with congenital heart disease, making it the No.1 birth defect in the country. It’s a diagnosis that requires lifelong care. Save A Heart is providing relief for kids and their families at stressful time.  

For more information, contact umchc-events@med.umich.edu.

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