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Aidan's Heart Foundation is committed to providing awareness, education, and support to the communities of the southeast Pennsylvania region and its surrounding area to create heart-safe communities for youth regarding the prevention of and/or response to Sudden Cardiac Arrest.
--- Formally adopted September 3, 2013
Since his passing, Aidan's parents, family, friends, and community members have been active in raising funds through their flagship event, The 5K for Aidan J. Run/Walk for Heart-Safe Communities, to raise funds to implement Automated External Defibrillator (AED) programs in youth athletic leagues and in schools, provide free heart screening events for local communities, promote legislation protect students' hearts in schools, and raise awareness of SCA.
Since the first 5K for Aidan J. event, the committee operated under the generous auspices of the Parent Heart Watch organization, a 501(c)(3) non-profit that serves as the "national voice of SCA".
On October 23, 2013, Aidan's Heart Foundation was recognized by the IRS as an official 501(c)(3) tax-exempt charitable organization. Our EIN# is 46-1917169.
To date, Aidan's Heart Foundation and 5K for Aidan J. Committee have:
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Aidan's Heart Foundation has been approved by the IRS as an official tax-exempt 501(c)(3) public charity.