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Kardias AC

Org #50700
Vetted since 2018 Site Visit Verified
2000
year founded
$39,119
raised on GlobalGiving
2
years fundraising
2
projects funded
* Amounts in US Dollars

Mission

Kardias was founded in 2000 with the concern to improve the quality of comprehensive care of children with congenital heart disease, led by Dr. Alexis Palacios Macedo, Pediatric Cardiovascular Surgeon. Dr. Palacios Macedo had trained as a Fellow of Dr. Charles Fraser in Texas Children's Hospital, and wanted to replicate the best practices he learned back to Mexico. He started as chief of surgeon in the Pediatric Cardiovascular Surgery Program of the National Institute of Pediatrics (INP). Here he became keenly aware of all the needs that the hospital needed in order to improve the reach and outcomes. This is when Kardias was born, to help fundraise to fill the gap between what was ... read more

Projects (3)

Project Leaders
Ana Luz Diaz
Ana Luz Diaz
lola fernandez
lola fernandez
Team
Ana Luz Diaz Smith, Maria Dolores Fernandez, Nora Cerezo, Alicia Salgado, Adriana Degante
Organization Information
Avenida Paseo de la Reforma 365
Colonia Cuauhtemoc
Mexico City, 06500
Mexico
525518750173
Organization Information
Avenida Paseo de la Reforma 365
Colonia Cuauhtemoc
Mexico City, 06500
Mexico
525518750173

Project Reports

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Jul 9, 2020
Grateful and happy
    Bernardo lives in the outskirts of Mexico City in a difficult economic situation, he is grateful for the generosity and kindness of the donors who gave him the opportunity to have a...
Mar 11, 2020
One year anniversary for the Heart Center
A year ago, on February 2019 Kardias and the American British Cowdray Hospital in Mexico inaugurated the new Heart Center with increased capacity and state of the art infrastructure. This Heart...
Dec 16, 2019
An adopted mended heart
Rafael was born on June 3, 2017. Rafael was given for adoption as a baby.  Rocio and her husband met him as a babyand fell in love with his beautiful spirit.  The foster home where he...
 
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