Two months after the horrific explosion that hit the port of Beirut on August 4, cycling star Lance Armstrong visits Heartbeat during the Bike for Beirut tour, an initiative aiming to raise global awareness and funds for Lebanese NGOs Beit El Baraka, Offre Joie, Lebanese Red Cross, and Heartbeat.With more than 30 participants joining the […]
On October 15, 2020, Lebanese explorer and Heartbeat’s ambassador, Maxime Chaya successfully completed the Everesting Lebanon challenge to raise awareness and funds for children born with heart disease. He was joined by a number of cyclists and runners who supported him in his mission. Starting at 5 AM, Max cycled for more than 13 hours […]
The custom-made trophy, designed and generously donated by renowned industrial designer Karim Chaya, was offered to Heartbeat’s loyal partners during the recognition ceremonies of 2013 and 2014. A big thank you goes to Karim Chaya for creating such a beautiful piece.
The recognition ceremony of the Heartbeat Association was held for the second year in the Nadege and Henri Obegi amphitheater at Hotel-Dieu de France. This year, the association honored its main partners in recognition of their commitment: Prof. Christian Brizard (Director of the Department of Cardiac Surgery, Royal Children’s Hospital, Melbourne), Maxime Chaya (Explorer – […]
On the 4th of March, Heartbeat held its first recognition reception at HDF to honor its main contributors and donors. The association acknowledged H.E. Layla Solh Hamade, Vice-president of Al Waleed Bin Talal Humanitarian Foundation, H.E. Raymond Audi, President of Bank Audi, Mrs. Rose Choueiri, President of Choueiri Group, Mr. Hamid Kreydi, President of Casino […]
2020 has been a tough year, but you can still help save the life of a child!
Since its inception, Heartbeat has been the equivalent Lebanese branch of the international association CDE. Heartbeat and CDE (based in Paris) established programs to support the treatment of 120 Iraki and 50 Syrian refugee children with congenital heart disease. All interventions took place at HDF hospital in Beirut