How You Can Help in Southeast Michigan

Welcome to volunteering in Southeast Michigan  

We want to help you make a difference! Our goal is to provide meaningful involvement for new volunteers and to deepen and expand the engagement of existing volunteers. 
Watch for volunteer opportunities with the Southeast Michigan American Heart Association. 

SE Michigan Facebook PageSE Michian Twitter PageAmerican Heart Association Pinterest PageAmerican Heart Association YouTube Page

How To Become A Volunteer

Steps to Volunteering (PDF)

Take a look at what's happening in November (PDF)

About the Go Red Passion Committee (PDF)


Southeast Michigan Volunteer In Action


You’re Invited! Please mark your calendars and join us on Wednesday, December 7th for our 2016 Volunteer Recognition Night. Come out and let us thank you for your support. We’ll be recognizing the year’s VIP Volunteers as well. This year, the celebration will be held at the Detroit Institute of Arts in Detroit, MI from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Come out and explore art exhibits and enjoy delicious food as we celebrate our volunteers who have shined bright through their commitment and continued support to the AHA. If you plan to attend, please RSVP by November 21st at

Please note additional charges when registering. For questions, please contact Whitney Coleman at or 248-936-5835.

November 2nd was National Eating Healthy Day! On this day, and throughout the entire month of November, Americans are encouraged to commit to healthier eating. The association wants to remind you that by adding more color through fruit and vegetables, people can take simple yet significant steps to a more vibrant, healthier, longer life. Celebrating is fun and easy and you can join in  BY CLICKING HERE to find out more information on ways you can participate.

Events In Your Area
Detroit Zoological Society is having their 2nd Annual Health and Wellness Fair November 2nd and November 3rd. If interested, please contact Beth Collins at
FCA- Chrysler Warren Stamping Plant is having a health fair November 3rd from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. and November 4th from 6 a.m. to 1 p.m. The health fair will take place at 22800 Mound Road, Warren, MI 48901. Volunteers are needed to staff the AHA table and coverage can be in shifts if needed. If interested, please contact Annie Hill at

Ongoing Opportunities

How volunteers make a difference:  Serve as the face of Go Red For Women® in metro Detroit through events and activities that create awareness of women and heart disease throughout the community.

  • Go Red Opportunities:
  • Support heart survivors
  • Push for heart-healthy legislation
  • Coordinate our fall Premiere Party
  • Get companies to Go Red in February
  • Educate Macy’s employees
  • Help coordinate the Red Dress Tour
  • Gather items for our auctions
  • Talk us up in your online networks
  • Passion Committee:      Engagement Description


Questions? Contact Whitney Coleman at or call 248.936.5835. (If you call and reach voicemail, please leave an email address if you have one.)