About Our Organization
The 8th Annual StarKid 5K and Family Fun Run benefits the world-class Inova Children’s Heart Program, providing life-saving care in a child-friendly environment close to home.
Inova Children's Heart Program is nationally recognized as one of the largest, most successful programs in the mid-Atlantic region. Our program provides specialized care to children of all ages from Northern Virginia, Washington, DC, Maryland, and beyond.
Every year, there are more than 600 cardiac surgeries are performed on young children, including fragile newborns facing complex and challenging health problems.
Inova’s vision is to optimize the health and well-being of every individual we serve. Building programs like the Inova Children’s Heart Program is just one step towards reaching that vision.
The goal of 8th Annual StarKid 5K and Family Fun Run is to raise $100,000! The proceeds from this event make a tremendous impact on our patients. In the past, these funds have been used to purchase equipment, send staff to educational conferences, assist with patient education and much more.