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OUR BEAUTIFUL STORIES

News from the children, testimonies from host families, discover our blog:

Moses

Moïse's welcome, a beautiful life lesson for the whole family!

Fostering a child is a big adjustment for our volunteer foster families. They all agree that children bring a lot to them, more than they bring to the children. This is the case of Nadège and her children Camille (19 years old), Alice (16 years old) and Maria (9 years old), who received little Moïse in their home for 2 months. At the age of 5, this little Burkinabé was for them a beautiful example of courage and wisdom.

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City Family

"À Coeur Joie", the project of a family from Bordeaux to save Lucas

At the beginning of 2021, Clémence, Arnaud and their three children - Mathilde, Louis and Amaia - embarked on the great adventure of welcoming a child with a heart condition. But even if it means taking in a little heart, why not finance his operation as well? That's how they opened a fundraising page with the aim of raising €12,000.

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OUR CHARITY EVENTS

Take part in our fundraising events to help us raise money for children with heart disease:

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OUR NEWS

News from the children, testimonies from host families, fundraising, discover our blog:

OUR CHARITY EVENTS

Take part in our fundraising events to raise money for children with heart disease:

HEART SURGERY FOR ALL CHILDREN IN THE WORLD

Every year, Mécénat Chirurgie Cardiaque finances heart surgery in France for more than 230 seriously ill children from disadvantaged countries.

If Mécénat Chirurgie Cardiaque has chosen to operate on children in France, it is to ensure them an irreproachable quality of care, controlled and monitored throughout their lives. Find out more about their care journey here.

FOR CHILDREN, THEY MOBILIZE

All together for children

Professor Francine Leca

First woman cardiac surgeon in France and founder of the Association.

Foster families

350 volunteer foster families taking care of underprivileged children with heart disease.

The Association in France

Excellent care offered to all children in 9 cities in France.

Aviation Sans Frontières

An exceptional chain of solidarity has been set up for the transport of each child taken in charge!

Donors

In 2020, direct donations will account for 40% of the overall collection.

Big-hearted volunteers

Dynamic, always enthusiastic, young, active, retired, they are at the heart of the action!

Companies and foundations

In 2021, corporate sponsorship will account for 60% of the total funds raised.

Heart Runners

In 2021, the Heart Runners' collection pages financed the operation of 28 sick children.

Schools with Heart

During the 2020-21 school year, 75 schools across France saved 23 children from heart attacks.

Charity events

at the heart of the action

Every year, Mécénat Chirurgie Cardiaque organizes charity events to raise funds. The Association is also a partner in many sports and cultural events to raise awareness of the cause of children with heart defects.

INFORMATION COVID-19

As part of the public health measures announced by the government, the entire team Mécénat Chirurgie Cardiaque remains available 24/7 by email and telephone.

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