Krystal Peters
Krystal Peters

The page was started (and the picture above) is in honor of my daughter Kaylin Danielle. I love you Toots! I have been writing letters for the last few weeks to Gov. Cuomo in NY to proclaim Feb. 7-14th CHD week. My step Mom started the petition to help us get this done!

Angela Groninger
Angela Groninger
  • Krystal Peters

Is this petition JUST for the state of NY, I think i would be AWESOME if it went all across the country... every state adopt Feb 7-14 as CHD awareness week!! How CAN we help make that happen?

Donna Marie
Donna Marie
  • Krystal Peters

contact your governor and tell them what needs to be done

Krystal Peters
Krystal Peters
  • Krystal Peters

Angela Groninger you can petition your state by going to your proclamation department. This one is specifically for NY. I googled NY state proclamation department and then it gave me an email address as well as a physical address. I have been emailing and sending letters since nov. 30th. There is a website on fb... let me get the link>>>> https://www.facebook.com/?ref=tn_tnmn#!/CHDAware?fref=ts these people may be able to help you... its the official page for the chd awareness week across the nation! :)

Angela Groninger
Angela Groninger
  • Krystal Peters

I actually just sent in the proclamation tonight!! I think I am too late though, it had to be sent in 6-8 weeks before the signed proclamation was needed! and it's 4 weeks from today for feb 7-14 awareness week... but i will keep my fingers crossed anyway!!

Krystal Peters
Krystal Peters
  • Krystal Peters

you never know!!! great job, and even if youre too late for this year, you can always try for next year... you can also try it on a more local level and contact your city's mayor about the proclamation! :) Im doing that today as well ;)

Megan Dillow
Megan Dillow
  • Krystal Peters

I signed. I live in Pa and both my Mom-Mom and Pop-Pop on my mom's side died from Congenital heart disease i wish we could make this a national thing!

Krystal Peters
Krystal Peters
  • Krystal Peters

we can.... there is a petition going around for a NATIONAL heart week. I will see if I can find you teh link Megan!

Darlene Glover
Darlene Glover

in honor of my Grandson Dusty Glover who was born with chd. Love you Dusty.

Darlene Glover
Darlene Glover
  • Darlene Glover

This is not Dusty of course. Just trying to get signatures on the petition. CHD, What a great Organization!

Krystal Peters
Krystal Peters
  • Darlene Glover

Darlene Glover if you want to send me a picture of Dusty to kaylinsheart@yahoo.com I will GLADLY add him to the photo gallery!

Krystal Peters
Krystal Peters

Thank you to everyone who comes to this page and signs/shares. It means the world to me. I know Kaylin would appreciate it as well as all the other heart angels, and heart warriors. I'm so proud of Kaylin and how well she fought. She was a hero..... she is my hero.

Gen Cabrera
Gen Cabrera

Please visit --> https://www.facebook.com/groups/chd.phil/ --> Our group aim to spread awareness of congenital heart defect and provide information that can help our fellow brothers and sisters.

Janet Shields Larsen
Janet Shields Larsen

Signed in remembrance of our heart warrior, Rory.

Rania Khairy
Rania Khairy

Ask God to heal disease and protect them from all evil.

Donna Marie
Donna Marie

Thank you and please share it so everyone you know can see it and sign it.

Renee Perkins-Curkendall

Doing this in honor of my heart warrior, Trayvon.

Angela Groninger
Angela Groninger

I just sent out my email's to 50 friends to help with your petition! Doing this in honor of my HLHS Angel, ISABELLE GRACE ♥ I hope you get all the signatures you need!
www.isabellesheart.blogspot.com

Angela Groninger
Angela Groninger
  • Angela Groninger

Petition to help spread awareness about CHD! I've committed to getting 5 friends to sign this petition. Your voice will make a difference. PLEASE consider signing the petition. Thank You!!

Angela Groninger
Angela Groninger
  • Angela Groninger

?? I am sorry, I don't quite understand your message above?? :-) thanks for adding my angel though (to what I am unclear...sorry...)

Krystal Peters
Krystal Peters
  • Angela Groninger

Angela, she added her picture to the petition up above. If you look under Kaylins picture you will see thumbnails of other children who are currently fighting CHD's or who are CHD Angels. Donna is my step mom and she added Isabella's picture, if you dont want her to you can just tell her not to, and she will take her off :)

See more comments…