Babyheart team in Guyana for third 2015 medical mission

Team Babyheart returns to Georgetown, Guyana Kaieteur News Online has reported on ICHF’s third medical mission to Georgetown, Guyana, where our team is working to perform at least 15 surgeries as well as interventional catheterizations. To read the full story, click here. 50 patients in Guyana will be served in 2015 alone ICHF has worked to […]

Jonathan and Randa in Haiti

Jonathan Sant-Louis

On July 18, 2013, 3 days before the start of our medical mission trip to Santiago, Dominican Republic, ICHF received a call from Haiti that one of the young men planned for surgery the following week had been brought to the hospital in very poor condition. Jonathan, who was 16 years old at the time, […]


ICHF Completes Successful First Surgical Mission in Haiti

On September 19, 2015, we completed our first surgical mission in Haiti. Our team of highly-trained medical volunteers travelled from the U.S., Canada, Chile, Venezuela, and Australia to join in this opportunity to save lives and provide education and training to the staff at Hôpital Universitaire De Mirebalais. Thanks to the generous support of Chadasha Foundation, […]

Judelene - Haiti

Our first medical mission to Mirebalais, Haiti

The Babyheart team had a great first week in Mirebalais, Haiti, at Hôpital Universitaire De Mirebalais. We have an amazing team of volunteers and all six surgeries in our first week were successful! Three patients have now gone home, one is in step-down, and two are in ICU recovering. We’ve also been able to meet with […]

Deanna Powers, CHD survivor

Spreading the Word About CHD: Deanna Power’s Story

My name is Deanna, and I was born with a congenital heart defect. I’d consider myself the luckiest person in the world. Living with CHD in the U.S. My parents knew I would be born with a CHD. A routine sonogram went south when the technician realized that there was something wrong with my heart. […]