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  • 11. Southern New Jersey Go Red For Women Luncheon Go Red Luncheons are wonderful social events where women (and men) dedicated to making an impact in their community come together to raise awareness, educate and fundraise to fight heart disease and stroke.
  • 12. About PGR Partnership About Philly Goes Red
  • 13. Greater Hartford Go Red For Women Luncheon Go Red for Women is the American Heart Association?s national movement to make women aware of their risk for heart disease.
  • 14. Media PGR Partnerships Philadelphia Goes Red
  • 15. Southern New England Go Red For WomenŽ Luncheon Join us to celebrate the energy, passion, and power of women to band together to wipe out heart disease and stroke.
  • 16. Manchester Go Red For Women Luncheon Join us on Friday, September 29, 2017 at the Radisson Hotel at our Go Red for Women Luncheon.
  • 17. Boston Goes Red For WomenŽ Go Red For Women celebrates the energy, passion and power we have as women to band together to wipe out heart disease and stroke right here in Boston, MA!
  • 18. Go Red Silent Disco Join DJ Bella J and the American Heart and Stroke Association (AHA) for some dancing fun - all to the style of music of your choice!
  • 19. Breakfast in Red Join us for a fun FREE educational event for all women that provides an opportunity to engage in the Go Red For Women movement. The morning will consist of a free breakfast, a program with educational speakers and resources along with a heart healthy expo for women to learn more about their greatest health threat, heart disease and stroke.
  • 20. Helpers with Heart Service Auction Join this unique, live runway auction event to benefit the American Heart Association's Go Red For Women campaign!


Our Mission

Community

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

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

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

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

We’re improving the quality of care for heart and stroke patients by:

  • Training millions of Americans in CPR, advanced life support, AED (defibrillator) use and first aid; promoting AED placement in businesses and public places
  • Improving emergency care for heart attack victims through our Mission: Lifeline community-based initiative
  • Helping hospitals treat cardiac and stroke patients according to proven guidelines using our Get With The Guidelines® program
  • Strengthening stroke systems of care, teaching the public to respond to warning signs, and providing resources for stroke survivors and caregivers

We’re reaching at-risk populations through cause initiatives and online tools:

Nationwide, we invest over $132 million a year ($3.2 billion since 1949) in heart and stroke research that has led to recent breakthroughs such as clot-busting drugs and drug-eluting stents. Healthcare providers learn about medical advances and new treatment guidelines though our journals, conferences and online courses.

American Heart Association
2016-2017 Expenditures

Pie chart showing breakdown of expenses
  • Research 20.7%
  • Public Health Education 35%
  • Professional Education and Training 18%
  • Community Services 8.3%
  • Management and General 6.6%
  • Fund Raising 11.4%