"Taking the Fear Out of the Cath Lab" Our speaker for the May Family Dinner is Matthew Schwartz, MD, Pediatric and Adult Congenital Interventional Cardiologist with Sanger Heart and Vascular Institute. Don't miss this awesome opportunity to hear Dr. Schwartz speak and to tour the new pediatric cath lab. This event begins at 5:30pm and dinner will be served at 6:00pm. Space is limited, so please register here today!
The 6th Annual Bike LUCK Presented by Charlotte Knights is the annual charity bicycle ride for Camp LUCK. All donations are tax deductible and 100% of proceeds raised support Camp LUCK! *NEW THIS YEAR: by popular demand, we have added a 45-mile bike route to our 60-mile and 25-mile routes!! For more information about Bike LUCK, click here!
Registration is now open!
HENDRICK MINI for Bike LUCK
In an effort to raise funds for Camp LUCK, Hendrick MINI is offering two wonderful packages to be raffled off at Bike LUCK. Purchase your chance here!
Our speaker this month is Sheila Kilbane, MD, author of the #1 National Bestseller, Healthy Kids Happy Moms: A Step by Step Guide to Improving Many Common Childhood Illnesses. Dr. Kilbane is an integrative pediatrician and will discuss ways to help your child become healthier on a cellular level. Please RSVP here by Monday, March 12th if you plan to attend.
Join us on Wednesday, January 24th in the Gorelick Conference Room at Levine Children's Hospital. Our guest speaker, Kari Crawford [CPNP-AC], who oversees the single ventricle and complex CHD program at LCH/Sanger, will speak to heart families about fetal & infant complex CHD diagnosis and how to best prepare for the early months of care. She will touch on what to expect as new heart parents with regard to both home care as well as hospital time. Several heart moms with older children will also be on hand to offer experience and answer specific questions.
Dinner will be served at 6pm and the guest speaker will begin at 6:45. Space is limited! Please RSVP here to reserve your spot.
Our Baby LUCK Holiday Party is Thursday, December 7th in the Gorelick Conference Room at Levine Children's Hospital. This year we will enjoy cookies and milk while packing special boxes for our heart friends in the hospital. Please RSVP here if you plan to attend.
Want to donate items for a HEART box? Ordering could not be easier! For your convenience, we have created an Amazon Registry. (Shop for everyone on your gift list this holiday at smile.amazon.com/ch/27-4174759 and Amazon donates back to Camp LUCK.) Our goal is to make 100 boxes filled with four (4) items each, so please consider donating today!
If you prefer to shop in person, please use the Registry as a guide. *All items purchased need to be non-perishable and fit inside a shoe box.
Donations can be dropped off at the Camp LUCK Thanksgiving Dinner on November 16th or contact Adrienne at firstname.lastname@example.org to make arrangements.
We will be hosting a Parent Support Dinner on Thurs., November 16th in the Gorelick Conference Room at Levine Children’s Hospital. This event is open to all Camp LUCK members (including Baby LUCK). Meet other heart families, enjoy dinner and listen to a guest speaker. Dinner will be served at 6pm and the guest speaker will begin at 6:45. Space is limited, please RSVP here if you plan to attend.
OPEN YOUR HEART
Join us at our 7th Annual Open Your Heart Casino Night & Auction on October 14th at the Triple C Barrel Room. It’s always a great night out and enables us to serve hundreds of heart families yearly.
Individual tickets are available for $75 and include dinner as well as $5000 "Camp LUCK cash” to enjoy at the casino tables. Cash bar.
Sponsorship opportunities are also available starting at $500. Details listed below or contact Chris McKenzie at email@example.com
Sponsor Casino Night!
|Heart of Gold
|Send 20 kids to camp||Send 15 kids to camp||Send 10 kids to camp|
|20 tickets||16 tickets||12 tickets|
|Young at Heart
|Send 8 kids to camp||Send 4 kids to camp||Send 2 kids to camp|
|8 tickets||4 tickets||2 tickets|
2 Drinks / person
2 Drinks / person
Thank you to our sponsors
|Dale Earnhardt Jr. Foundation|
|Heart of Gold|
|The Siatis Family - In Honor of Dimitri Liapis|
|The Nolan Family - In Memory of Braedon Nolan|
|Young at Heart|
|The Polen Family|
|The Thompson Family|
|The Eyssen Family|
|The Mauntel Family - In Honor of Ford Mauntel|
|Ron and Lucy Davison - In Memory of Jacob Jackson|
|Infiniti of Charlotte|
|Grant Thornton - In Honor of Gray Jackson|
|The Tovar Group|
|Jason & Lisa Cox - In Memory of Jacob Jackson|
|Friends of Camp LUCK|
|The McKenzie Family|
|The James Ford Family|
|The Ransom Family|
|The Jackson Family - In Memory of Jacob Jackson|
|The Liapis Family - In Honor of Dimitri Liapis|
|Andrew & Meredith Dixon|
|Ben & Jeannette Proffitt|
|Jane & Jay Myers|
|Children's Orchard of Huntersville|
|The Godfrey/Cogan Family - In Honor of Shea Lyons|
|Peggy & Michael Ray|
|John & Mary Jean Spegal|
|The Mackey Family|
|The Cornell/McDonough Family - In Honor of Gavin Cornell|
Join your fellow Lucky Unlimited Cardiac Kids for a fun afternoon at Camp LUCK!! If you've ever wondered what camp is all about, now is your chance to check it out. Come "unzip" and have some fun! Enjoy lunch then participate in Pow Wow (camp songs), a scavenger hunt and an ice cream social.
Already been to camp? That's OK! We want you to come and have fun too! We will have some traditional camp activities available for our experienced campers.
To join us, please RSVP here!
Heart Families: Join us at Bike LUCK to cheer on cyclists as they finish the ride! Bring your family for some great food and fun at the Sanger Heart & Vascular Family Fun Zone. New this year, enjoy face painting, games, photo booth, and more! Bring your child's bike, wagon, or stroller to decorate and participate in a parade. Register here for this fun event. See you there!
Join your heart family to celebrate the end of CHD Awareness Week with fun, food and festivities. Camp LUCK will provide admission, skate rental, all you can eat pizza, hot dogs, popcorn, and drinks. Younger children can enjoy a play area. Please register if you plan to attend.
Today Comcast announced the finalists for the company’s 2016 Comcast Community Champion of the Year Award, which was created to recognize the charitable efforts of select members associated with NASCAR race teams. Comcast’s Xfinity brand has been a major NASCAR sponsor since 2015. The winner will be selected by a panel comprised of Comcast and NASCAR executives, as well as former NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver Kyle Petty and NASCAR.com reporter Holly Cain. Comcast will award $60,000 to the winner’s designated charity, and $30,000 to the two remaining finalists’ selected charities. The recipient will be announced at this year’s NASCAR XFINITY Series and NASCAR Camping World Truck Series banquet on Monday, November 21, 2016, which will air on NBC Sports Network on Sunday, November 27 at 8 p.m. ET.