Young Heart Hero
For an exceptional young person raising awareness of the BHF's aims and ambitions. This person might be a heart patient, a campaigner, a blogger, a volunteer or a fundraiser.
Fighting Spirit Award
This award will go to an individual or group of people who have been affected by congenital heart disease and used their experiences as a force for good.
- Kirsty Clarke
- John Gray
- Nancy Marshall
Heart Health Professional Award
This award will go to an individual who has shown drive and commitment to improve the lives of heart patients and/or their families. This could be BHF-funded scientists, cardiologists, cardiac rehabilitation instructors, pharmacists, GP's and nurses.
- Dr Patrick Donnelly
- Tracy Jardine
- Eileen McConnell
For involving and inspiring others in the fight for every heartbeat. This could be demonstrated through their fundraising efforts, taking part in a physical challenge, organising an event or volunteering activities.
The Heart Heroes section of the day takes place in the afternoon of our Supporter day events. If you are interested to hear about the work of the BHF, meet our Chief Executive Simon Gillespie and our funded researchers and see our science up close, you can register for your local Supporter Day here.
- The King Family
- Hugh and Neil McManus
- Alister Smyth