Our Heart Warrior of the Week is Morgan Andrew Contreras who is living with coarctation of the aorta (CoA), bicuspid aortic valve (BAV) ventricular septal defect (VSD), patent ductus arteriosus (PDA). He was born on March 17th, 2018 and his mom, Tracy, describes him as Happy, energetic, loving, and beautiful.
Save the Heartbeat is a non-profit organization that benefits those that are affected by congenital heart disease (CHD). Danielle and Jonathan Maloof started this charity after their son, Remington, was born with an undiagnosed congenital heart defect in 2013. The custom-designed Heartbeat jewelry line that you see in our shop was inspired by Remington and all the other 1 in 100 who are born with CHD. This line can be purchased online or at Micky's Jewelry Studio in La Verne, CA. All proceeds from donations and sales goes toward our mission of advocating early detection, increasing awareness funding research & early detection programs, and community outreach for those that are affected by CHD.
Save the Heartbeat is a registered 501(c)(3) charity. Our tax ID number for donations and purchases is: 81-2470378.
Today, we share not one, but two Heart Warriors of the Week! Meet Rachel Owens and Eli Hunter Brooks Owens, a mother and son duo who are both living with CHD. Rachel, born on September 11th, 1987, has primum atrial septal defect and mitral valve cleft. Throughout her journey with