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  • 11. Getting Active with Life's Simple 7 Infographic The American Heart Association helps you learn how to get active with Life's Simple 7 keys to prevention.
  • 12. My Heart. My Life. The American Heart Association's My Heart. My Life. healthy living initiative helps people understand what it means to be healthy and empowers them to take action. Recent events in Alaska ? the Anchorage Heart Run and Fairbanks Heart Walk ? are among this initiative?s many activities bringing communities together across the Western States Affiliate to advance the fight against heart diseases and stroke.
  • 13. Lisa Satchfield inspires Start Training Inspiring other stroke survivors to never give up is why Lisa Satchfield sets the pace for our Start Training program in Orange County, CA. She survived a stroke nearly seven years ago and has participated in the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association?s marathon training program for five seasons.
  • 14. Family history inspires Heart Walk dedication Azziem Hassan Underwood?s commitment to the American Heart Association took on added meaning this summer. As he was gearing up for a second year as a Team Captain for the Puget Sound Heart and Stroke Walk, his identical twin brother Azzad suffered a massive heart attack.
  • 15. Most pre-packaged meals, snacks for toddlers contain too much salt original article page for simple science
  • 16. Almost everyone in the world eats too much salt original article page for simple science
  • 17. AHA'S My Cards My Cards is a new online tool that allows US AHA TCCs and Instructors to issue eCards to students who have successfully completed AHA courses.
  • 18. My Heart. My Life. Charleston WV My Heart. My Life. Charleston WV
  • 19. The California Endowment recognized for worksite wellness achievements The California Endowment is not only on the forefront of health equity in California but also on the job with their employees. It has received its first Fit-Friendly Gold Level award as part of the American Heart Association?s My Heart. My Life initiative for exemplary performance in worksite wellness.
  • 20. Southwest Florida Go Red Luncheon Southwest Florida Go Red Luncheon


Our Mission

We’re making your community healthier by advocating for key issues such as:

  • Smoke-free public places
  • More walkable and bikable streets, roads and parks
  • Better nutrition and high-quality physical education in our schools
  • Adequate, affordable and available health care for all

American Heart Association
2014-2015 Expenditures

Pie chart showing breakdown of expenses
  • Research: 19.3%
  • Public Health Education: 38.8%
  • Professional Education & Training: 15.6%
  • Community Services: 7.3%
  • Management & General: 7.7%
  • Fundraising: 11.3%