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  • 11. Scientific Sessions 2010: Fun Walk/Fun Run Fun Walk/Fun Run article page for 2010 Scientific Sessions Science News Website.
  • 12. 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.
  • 13. Alabama Gulf Coast Heart Walk Alabama Gulf Coast Heart Walk
  • 14. Greater Knoxville Heart Walk Greater Knoxville Heart Walk
  • 15. TriCounty Heart Walk The Heart Walk is a fun family event where you can walk to celebrate your heart health or recommit to taking better care of yourself. Walk with friends, family members and coworkers and get moving together! When you join the Heart Walk, you join more than a million people in 300+ cities across America in taking a stand against heart disease and helping to save lives. Each walker on your team is asked to raise money to fund the valuable research, education and advocacy efforts of the American Heart Association.
  • 16. New Orleans Heart Walk New Orleans Heart Walk
  • 17. Okaloosa/Walton Heart Walk Okaloosa/Walton Heart Walk
  • 18. Walk the Walk for Heart Health One of the simplest types of physical activity ? walking ? is also one of the most beneficial. Just 30 minutes of brisk walking, at least five days a week, can lower your risks for heart disease, stroke and diabetes.
  • 19. Greater Nashville Heart Walk Nashville Heart Walk
  • 20. Northwest GA Heart Walk Cobb Heart Walk


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
2012-2013 Expenditures

  • Research: 21.7%
  • Public Health Education: 36.8%
  • Professional Education & Training: 14.7%
  • Community Services: 6.1%
  • Management & General: 8.5%
  • Fundraising: 12.2%