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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. Little Hats, Big Hearts Massachusetts Knit or crochet hats for newborns Massachusetts Little Hats, Big Hearts project.
  • 3. 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.
  • 4. Boston University HeartChase Get your game on! HeartChase is a fun competition putting teams on a quest to discover hidden rewards and complete activities that inspire healthy living.
  • 5. 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!
  • 6. Tedy's Team Tedy Bruschi advocates, on behalf of the American Stroke Association, to raise awareness and inspire fellow stroke survivors.

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
2014-2015 Expenditures

Pie chart showing breakdown of expenses
  • Research: 19.3%
  • Public Health Education: 38.8%
  • Professional Education & Training: 15.6%
  • Community Services: 7.3%
  • Management & General: 7.7%
  • Fundraising: 11.3%