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  • 41. 2015 Pioneer Valley Stroke Survivors and Caregivers Forum May is American Stroke Month and the American Stroke Association, a division of the American Heart Association, will once again host a forum open to stroke survivors and their caregivers. The 2015 Pioneer Valley Stroke Survivors and Caregivers Forum will take place on Wednesday, May 6th at the MassMutual Center in Springfield. Close to 400 will attend the event which is designed to bring together stroke survivors and caregivers so they may become better connected with the network of resources available. The event will include over one dozen exhibitors who will provide valuable education, tools and resources to stroke survivors and caregivers. Also, stroke survivors and caregivers will share their experiences and stories. A light breakfast and a heart healthy lunch will be served. Pre-registration is required. For more information or to register, contact Mia Freedenfeld at 203-303-3339 or email
  • 42. Awareness is Why! Rose Mary Portillo is a heart survivor ?with everyday struggles? who is passionate about raising heart disease and stroke awareness among Latinas.
  • 43. High Blood Pressure Personal Stories Real patients share their experiences about how high blood pressure has affected their lives.
  • 44. Young Adult Stroke Survivors Are you a stroke survivor? Several western Washington stroke survivors meet monthly to talk about challenges and opportunities they have faced during their recovery. Join them!
  • 45. Meet Blake in Bloomington Meet Blake in Bloomington
  • 46. Meet Zach in Whitewater Meet Zach in Whitewater
  • 47. Meet Cody in Cantrall Meet Cody in Cantrall
  • 48. Meet Joshua in Clinton Meet Joshua in Clinton
  • 49. Meet James in Delavan Meet James in Delavan
  • 50. Meet Dylan in Brownsburg Meet Dylan in Brownsburg

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American Heart Association
2013-2014 Expenditures

Pie chart showing breakdown of expenses
  • Research: 21.8%
  • Public Health Education: 36.4%
  • Professional Education & Training: 14.2%
  • Community Services: 6.7%
  • Management & General: 8.6%
  • Fundraising: 12.3%