|Help Other Kids|
|Did you know that thousands of kids are born every year with special hearts, hearts that do not work exactly right? By doing Hoops For Heart, your child can help other kids. Meet some kids we’ve helped and read their special stories. |
|>>MEET THE KIDS|
|Olivia Age 10|
You can be the one! Draw us a picture about Jump Rope For Heart or Hoops for Heart!We are looking for designs for next year's Jump Rope For Heart and Hoops For Heart materials. Draw or color a picture about Jump Rope For Heart or Hoops For Heart and submit your design online by January 31, 2015. Every drawing submitted will be added to a gallery that can be seen by other kids ALL OVER the Nation! WOW! Voting will determine the Top Ten most popular designs and then voting will begin again to determine the winners. One winning design will be selected for Jump and one for Hoops! Your picture could be used on one of our posters, collection envelopes, or even featured in our video!
|>>ENTER YOUR DESIGN|
Submit a Video with HeartWould your child like to share a message from the heart of your family? Help your child record a short, 1- to 3-minute video about healthy eating, being active or how heart disease may have affected someone you all love. Help your child upload your video to our site so they can tell your story to boys and girls everywhere!
| ||>>UPLOAD YOUR VIDEO|
Be A Healthy Family!
|One of the easiest ways to avoid having problems with heart disease in the future is by taking steps to improve your family’s health today. With childhood obesity being a serious threat to our children’s future, it is important for parents to act now to ensure our children live long, healthy lives. Learn some easy tips on how you can help develop a healthier home.|
Take Charge Of Your Health
|Every parent wants to be able to see their children grow up and have children of their own. Unfortunately our nation is suffering from heart disease and type 2 diabetes at younger and younger ages. The good news is that heart disease is largely preventable by making healthy choices and adopting good habits. Did you know by examining as little as seven simple elements of your lifestyle, you can add quality years to your life? Find out just how easy it can be to improve your health and wellness.|
Keeping Kids Safe Online
|Your child’s online security is very important to the American Heart Association. If you would like to know more about how we keep your children safe and maintain their privacy, please read our direct notice to parents.|
Cool Thank-You Gifts You Can Earn
For making a difference and raising donations, the American Heart Association offers thank-you gifts that help students have even more fun. Check the collection envelope or your parent letter for a list of the thank-you gift levels that students can earn.