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With your support of fundraising events, you can immediately and directly support innovative technology, expanded access to patient care, research, education, equipment, programs, facility improvements and more.

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Hearts in Motion Awareness Walk

Please join Prairie Heart Institute, SIH, and SIU School of Nursing for a walk on the SIU Carbondale campus to benefit cardiovascular services at SIH and Prairie Heart Foundations.

April 27, 2024
Becker Pavilion at Campus Lake, SIU Carbondale Campus

» Registration opens at 8 am | Walk starts at 10 am

» $25 - Individuals

» $20 - Healthcare professions students and cardiopulmonary rehabilitation patients

» Well behaved pets welcome!

In the event of rain, the walk will still occur.  The rain location is at the SIUC Recreation Center, 300 East Grand Avenue, Carbondale, IL  62901.  We will decide to move to the rain location by the morning of 4/26/24 and share these details with the participants.


Funds raised by this event benefit both Prairie Heart Foundation and SIH Foundation, creating a bigger impact through your philanthropy! Your support provides local assistance by funding equipment needs and facility improvements at Memorial Hospital of Carbondale and Prairie Heart Institute of Carbondale and Marion, staff training, specialized programs for patients and education across Southern Illinois. Your help also goes towards improving the work of Prairie Cardiovascular, delivering state-of-the-art care to patients through the compassion and personal care.

Watch for more information on upcoming events.

Questions?  Contact Brandy Grove at 217-814-5177 or brandy.grove@hshs.org