Every dollar is stretched at CDH International, and we do our absolute best to provide as much research and services to patients and families as possible.

 

Non-Profit in Every Way

  • No Board Conflicts
  • No paid employees for the first 15 years
  • No C-Level salaries
  • No Medical Referrals

 

The CDH Funds

CDH International assists the community through several funds. All donations are tax-deductible. CDHi is a 501(c)III non-profit organization.

CDH Support Fund

This fund, also known as our General Fund, covers the costs for our CDH Hope Totebag project, most publications, web site, support group forums, support projects and all the other services that the CHERUBS division of CDH International provides to patients and families. 

CDH Research Fund

This fund covers our annual CDH parent conference, medical research conferences, CDH Research Grants and the CDH Patient Registry database.

CDH Awareness Fund

This fund covers ribbons, parades, balloon releases, bracelets, posters and other projects to make the world aware of Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia

Financial Assistance

This fund covers grants to patient families for those who are currently expecting or hospitalized.

Funeral Assistance

This fund will offer grants for funeral costs for those parents who do not have the means to cover the costs of burying their child.

Scholarships

Scholarships are offered to CDH survivors, siblings and parents who are going back to school to study medicine.

 

Families are encouraged to set up Research and Scholarship Grants in their child’s honor or memory.

 

CDH International cannot legally fundraise for a particular patient or family.