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  • 21. Go Red For Women Storytellers Program page with details and documents pertaining to the Go Red For Women Storytellers program
  • 22. Phoenix Goes Red For Women go red for women in phoenix arizona
  • 23. 2016 North Country BetterU Samaritan Medical Center and the Y will sponsor the 2015 North Country BetterU Challenge, a 12-week immersion into nutrition, fitness and wellness for ten lucky participants.
  • 24. Northern Nevada Goes Red For Women It's easy, it's free, and it could help save your life. Join the Go Red For Women movement and get the tools, resources and inspiration you need to love your heart.
  • 25. Rochester Goes Red For Women Help the American Heart Association reach even more people by sharing Rochester Goes Red For Women with large or small groups.
  • 26. About PGR Partnership_1435599588640 About Philly Goes Red
  • 27. Orange County Goes Red For Women Orange County Goes Red For Women...Share our mission to fight the No. 1 killer of women - heart disease.
  • 28. Vermont Go Red For Women Luncheon The American Heart Association's Vermont Go Red For Women Luncheon--filled with fun and educational opportunities--is a great day to share with friends and family.
  • 29. Boston Go Red Por Tu Corazón Toolkit Download these helpful resources and share them with those you love to help promote a heart-healthy lifestyle.
  • 30. 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.


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
2015-2016 Expenditures

Pie chart showing breakdown of expenses
  • Research 20.3%
  • Public Health Education 36.7%
  • Professional Education and Training 16.7%
  • Community Services 8.1%
  • Management and General 7.1%
  • Fund Raising 11.1%