The American Heart Association/American Stroke Association remains committed to our goal of improving the cardiovascular health of all Americans by 20 percent while reducing deaths from cardiovascular diseases and stroke by 20 percent by 2010. We recognize the need to form strategic community partnerships in order to achieve this aggressive goal. To this end, The Community Impact Grants provides seed money for projects of community-based organizations located in and serving the NYC area.
Awarded projects will help further the goal of our organization by specifically focusing in improving the cardiovascular health of youth. These awardees have committed to help us fight this epidemic and help us build healthier lives free of cardiovascular disease and stroke.
We are now seeking applicants for 2013-2014. You can apply at www.AHANYCCIG.org
Application deadline: Thursday, November 7.
Please reveiw our 2014 NYC Community Impact Grant Overview for additional information and important dates.
Past awardees have included Continuum Cardiovascular Centers of New York, Harvest Home, the Mount Sinai Adolescent Health Center,Mount Sinai Heart, Nourishing USA, Peer Health Exchange, and the Variety Boys & Girls Club of Queens,.
Please reach out to Gesselle Carradero at NYCCIG@heart.org with any grant-related inquiries.
Visit our American Heart Association Healthier Kids Website