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  • 1. Las Vegas chef proves healthy foods taste good Go Red Por Tu Corazón continues to create excitement in Las Vegas celebrating the energy, passion and power of Latinas working together to wipe out heart disease. Local volunteers include Chef Leticia Gardea who was a featured speaker at the second annual Go Red Por Tu Corazón luncheon highlighting American Heart Month on Feb. 23.
  • 2. Paula Battle walks her way to better health Paula Battle walked her way to better health four years ago and is dedicated to helping others do the same. ?Walk, Walk, Walk,? she tells everybody. ?If you can move, you can walk and be fit.?
  • 3. Glen J. Golemi Glen J. Golemi Biography
  • 4. Tacoma Girls Night Out Have a fun night out at Watson?s, a sponsor of Go Red For Women. You deserve it! Enjoy relaxed shopping, delicious wine and light appetizers in the company of friends. Includes two drink tickets per person and a 10% discount on your entire purchase.
  • 5. Researchers and donors connect at local receptions A series of Research Receptions is providing researchers the opportunity to share their work with donors whose generous gifts are advancing our mission. Five receptions have been held to date with attendees gaining insights into cardiovascular science and meeting face-to-face with researchers funded by the American Heart Association. The Southern Arizona Research Reception in Tucson was highlighted by a check presentation representing the $1.5 million dollars in research funded by the American Heart Association over the past few years at the University of Arizona. Local board member Robert Poston, M.D., was instrumental in planning the event.
  • 6. Puget Sound Women?s Show Goes Red On the heels of Wear Red Day (February 7), we continue the Go Red momentum as the American Heart Association co-hosts the Puget Sound Women?s Show with Tacoma Mall and ShowCase Magazine. Go Red with us at this fun event focused on loving yourself! You?ll find great wellness tips, beauty advice, new fashion ideas, and fun activities such as free chair massages and hand aromatherapy. The first 200 ladies to register get a free gift bag and entry into a drawing for an overnight stay and dinner at Alderbrook Resort and Spa.
  • 7. Philly Heart Month and Go Red Activities Philly Heart Month and Go Red Activities
  • 8. Go Red makes a splash across the affiliate Wear Red Day shined bright across the Western States Affiliate on Feb. 7. People, statues, buildings and a wide range of activities reflected the Go Red for Women movement raising awareness about women and heart disease.
  • 9. 8th Annual 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.
  • 10. Portland Go Red Heart Health Expo Join us on Wear Red Day as we celebrate 10 years of Going Red with a Heart Healthy Expo! You?ll enjoy heart healthy stations throughout the store where you can meet experts and get educated on making smart choices for your health, including physical activity and nutrition. Plus, enter to win a $250 Macy?s gift card!
  • 11. Johnson County Resident Chosen as National Go Red Spokesperson Johnson County Resident Chosen as National Go Red Spokesperson
  • 12. Los Angeles Go Red For Women Luncheon Facebook Contest - Official Rules American Heart Association Go Red for Women LA Luncheon Contest OFFICIAL RULES Entry into this Contest constitutes your acceptance of these Official Rules. By participating in the Contest, you represent and warrant that you meet the eligibility requirements and acknowledge that failure to meet all eligibility requirements will disqualify you from participating in the Contest or winning tickets.
  • 13. Dr. Diane marks a decade as Go Red spokesperson Diane Sobkowicz, M.D., is a respected cardiologist and expert on women and heart disease who is treasured for her ability to deliver complex medical information in an informal manner. She is the go-to spokesperson for all things Go Red in Sacramento, CA.
  • 14. Twin Cities Go Red For Women Find the American Heart Association's Go Red For Women and American Heart Month (February) activities in the Twin Cities
  • 15. Cleveland Go Red sponsor page Cleveland Go Red sponsor page
  • 16. The Christ Hospital - Cincinnati Goes Red Sponsor The Christ Hospital - Cincinnati Goes Red Sponsor
  • 17. 46th Annual Elkis-Love Golf Tournament In 1968, this event began as a simple golf outing known as the Heart Tournament. During the last 44 years it became the longest-running American Heart Association event in New Jersey. The tournament has grown in size and spirit over the years and is now known as the Annual Elkis-Love Memorial Golf Tournament in honor and memory of two volunteers, Nancy Elkis and Jack Love, who realized early on the devastating impact cardiovascular diseases and stroke can have on families and loved ones. Each participant helps raise money to fund lifesaving research, valuable education and advocacy efforts of the American Heart Association and American Stroke Association.
  • 18. Sixth Annual Northern New Jersey Go Red For Women Luncheon Attend our awareness event to learn about saving lives from heart disease and stroke?including your own.
  • 19. Hong Chartrand wins Go Red Multicultural Scholarship Hong Chartrand, a University of Arizona doctorate student, has been awarded the Go Red? Multicultural Scholarship presented by the American Heart Association and Macy?s Multicultural Fund. This year, 16 students in health-related studies across the country will each receive this $2,500 scholarship.
  • 20. 2012 York Go Red For Women Luncheon York Go Red For Women Luncheon 2012
  • 21. Westchester Fairfield Go Red For Women Luncheon Go Red For Women (GRFW) is the American Heart Association?s national movement, created by women, for women, dedicated to uncovering the truth about women and heart disease.
  • 22. Affiliate renews four Innovative Science Awards The Western States Affiliate (WSA) has renewed funding for four Innovative Science Awards supporting highly innovative, high-risk, high reward research on cardiovascular and/or stroke. These projects could ultimately lead to critical discoveries or major advancements that will accelerate the field of cardiovascular and stroke research.
  • 23. Emergency Cardiovascular Care 2020 Impact Goals Emergency Cardiovascular Care 2020 Impact Goals
  • 24. Upper Valley/Lake Sunapee Go Red For Women Luncheon Welcome to the 2nd Upper Valley Go Red For Women Luncheon. Join us for an exciting day of education, networking, silent auction and fantastic speakers!
  • 25. York County Go Red For Women Event The American Heart Association volunteers from York County are planning an evening filled with informative breakout sessions, spectacular auction items and a heart-healthy meal.
  • 26. 2015 Louisville Go Red For Women Luncheon 2015 Louisville Go Red For Women Luncheon
  • 27. American Heart Association Golf Classic - A Joel Hamroff Memorial Tribute The Long Island Golf Classic held at the Meadow Brook Club in Jericho is an excellent networking opportunity while promoting exercise and physical activity.
  • 28. Utah Goes Red For Women Utah 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.
  • 29. 2015 Lehigh Valley Go Red For Women Luncheon 2015 Lehigh Valley Go Red For Women Luncheon
  • 30. 2015 Philadelphia Go Red For Women Luncheon 2015 Go Red For Women Luncheon - Philadelphia


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  • Adequate, affordable and available health care for all

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%