The Charity Mae Foundation was started in memory of my daughter, Charity Mae, who died unexpectedly on January 18th, 1998 from a complication of cardiomyopathy. The purpose of the Foundation is to promote research and education into the cause, prevention and treatment of idiopathic cardiomyopathy. To learn more about my daughter’s life and death or her heart condition click on one of the topics shown. To help us achieve our goal select donations. Thank you for visiting our site. Please come back and tell your family and friends about us.