Painting With A Purpose!

Join us on SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 21 at 7:00pm as we Paint with a Purpose at Painting with a Twist in East Longmeadow, MA. You will be amazed at how fun and easy it is to create artwork that you will love all year long!

50% of the seating proceeds will benefit It's My Heart New England, so bring all your friends for a fun night out!

Contact Jamie at with any questions.

Heart Family Camp

Join us at the Barbara C Harris Camp in Greenfield, NH on April 16 and 17, 2016 as we bring a heart family camp to New England!!

See below for details and register soon as space if very limited.
We will create a waiting list and may be able to secure more cabins at the camp if we know before March 1.

We've seen the programming and it will be a lot of FUN!

4th Annual Heart Week Social

Join It’s My Heart New England Chapter as we celebrate Heart Week by hosting our 4th Annual HEART SOCIAL with food, music, games, crafts, door prizes, friends, and fun!!

All are welcome - CHDrs, family, friends, supporters!

When? Saturday, February 13, 2016; 1-4pm

Where? Boston University FitRec Center
915 Commonwealth Ave
Boston, MA 02115

Cost? Event, Lunch, and ALL activities are Free!!
Parking is NOT included with registration, but is
$10 at the Agganis arena garage (925 Comm


We have lots of awareness planned for Heart Week 2016.
Check back in often to see what we are adding!

2016 CHD Awareness Scholarship

It’s My Heart New England CHD Awareness
2016 College Scholarship Program


It’s My Heart is a non-profit organization created to advocate for and provide support to those affected by Acquired and Congenital Heart Defects (CHD). Through awareness, resources, and education, It’s My Heart creates alliances and networks among families, groups, hospitals, and the community.

SAVE THE DATE: 2016 Keep the Beat CHD Awareness Walk

It's My Heart New England's 6th Annual Keep the Beat Walk for CHD Awareness, will be held on Sunday, June 26, 2016 at Endicott Park in Danvers, MA. This event is a 1 or 2 mile or 5K Walk, followed by a FREE family picnic for all registered walkers. It's a great way to connect with and get to know over 40 heart families.

Registration is open NOW at

Thank you for your support and we look forward to seeing you at this fun event.

2016 KTB Walk Committee

Running the Ride to Remember

It's My Heart New England gets amazing support from so many people. One heart dad is taking his support a long way... 106 miles to be exact!! On Friday, September 18, Officer Brandon O'Neill will lace up his sneakers to RUN the 3rd annual Ride to Rememer that is in memory of fallen Police Officers. Brandon will also be running to support It's My Heart New England in memory of his daughter Savannah-Maria O'Neill who passed away this past December at age 9 from multiple CHDs.

6th Annual Craft Fair and Bake Sale

It's My Heart - New England is excited to announce our 6th Annual It’s My Heart New England Craft Fair and Bake Sale that will take place on Sunday, November 8th, 2015 at our new location in the United Martial Arts Center, 20 Locust Street, #100, Danvers, MA, from 10am to 3pm.

Come on down and enjoy this free event. There will be unique gifts, raffle items, and yummy bakery items. We will also have free fun activities for the kids like arts and crafts and temporary tattoos. Polished Girlz will be there to paint nails for women and kids for free.

2015 Walk for CHD Awareness

We would love for you to join us on Sunday, June 28, 2015 for our 5th Annual Keep the Beat CHD Awareness Walk at Endicott park in Danvers, MA.
The day is shaping up to be a wonderful event and we plan to welcome over 40 heart families (and their 500 friends) from all over New England!
Come and meet new friends or spend some time with old ones.
The Walk, Lunch and all FUN Activities are provided FREE to registered participants, so register yourself and your team today.

Painting with a Purpose for It's My Heart New England

It's My Heart New England is having a Painting With a Purpose Fundraiser at Painting with a Twist (448A N Main St, East Longmeadow, Massachusetts 01028) on Sunday April 19 from 6:30 - 8:30 PM to raise awareness for Congenital Heart Defects (the #1 birth defect in the world) and It's My Heart New England.

50% of the proceeds will benefit It's My Heart. Seats are $35 each.

This is a two hour painting class where an instructor will take the class through the steps to create a painting. At the end of the class you will walk out with your very own painting.


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