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  • 1. Making the Stroke Connection Annual Stroke Awards The American Stroke Association realizes the importance of recognizing individuals that help further our mission of building healthier lives, free of cardiovascular diseases and stroke. Four awards are presented annually in Massachusetts at the Heart of Our Mission Awards event in September.
  • 2. Local Women Speaking Red to Fight Heart Disease Six local women are making it their mission to share their story and hope to inspire other women to care for their hearts. Be inspired by their stories!
  • 3. Boston Go Red Por Tu Corazón Visit the American Heart Association's Boston Go Red Por Tu Corazon web page!
  • 4. Health Equity Volunteer Leadership Our volunteers and our partners are at the heart and soul of our mission. The American Heart Association strives to be a true partner and resource for the communities of Greater Boston.
  • 5. 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.
  • 6. Tedy's Team Tedy Bruschi advocates, on behalf of the American Stroke Association, to raise awareness and inspire fellow stroke survivors.
  • 7. Boston Circle of Red Description of Boston's Circle of Red.
  • 8. Boston Goes Red For Women® 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!
  • 9. Massachusetts Wear Red Day Registration One day a year, what you wear is a matter of life and death! Join us for National Wear Red Day on Friday, February 7, 2014.

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%