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  • 1. WA State Advocacy The American Heart Association / American Stroke Association supports and advocates for public policies that will help improve the cardiovascular health of all Americans by 20 percent while reducing deaths by coronary heart disease and stroke by 20 percent by 2020.
  • 2. Puget Sound Media and Key Contacts Puget Sound Media and Key Contacts - AHA media relations - washington and alaska
  • 3. Volunteer Opportunities In the Seattle Area Volunteer opportunities in the Seattle, King County area. Are you a heart attack, cardiac arrest or stroke survivor? Are you inspired to educate others about heart disease and stroke? Do you have a knack for planning events or fundraising?
  • 4. South Sound Goes Red For Women Go Red For Women in Tacoma -- 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.
  • 5. Volunteer Opportunities in the Tacoma Area No matter what your story or your passion is we have an opportunity for you to volunteer in the Tacoma, WA area! Volunteers play a vital role in accomplishing our mission to build healthier lives free of cardiovascular disease and stroke.
  • 6. My Heart. My Life. - Inland Northwest The American Heart Association?s My Heart. My Life. is a comprehensive new health, wellness and fitness platform to empower Americans to get healthier. A key goal of My Heart. My Life. is to increase the number of people who understand the link between their health and their risk of heart disease and stroke. It?s an important component of the American Heart Association?s overarching goal: to improve the cardiovascular health of all Americans by 20 percent and to reduce deaths from cardiovascular disease and stroke by 20 percent by the year 2020.
  • 7. South Sound Goes Red February 3 is the American Heart Association?s Lobby Day. Join our volunteers as we head to Olympia to help shape health policy in our state. February 6 is National Wear Red DayŽ. Wear red, raise awareness and inspire others. Download our toolkit now.
  • 8. Volunteer With the AHA In Portland and SW Washington! Volunteer with the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association in Portland, OR and Wouthwest Washington.
  • 9. AHA Media Relations - Washington and Alaska For media assistance in Washington and Alaska, please contact the following:
  • 10. Puget Sound Goes Red Support the Go Red mission by joining our Go Red For Women Luncheon on March 26, 2014 at the Seattle Macy's Downtown. Resources and information about the Go Red movement that you can share with friends and family.
  • 11. Spokane Goes Red For Women Spokane go red for women
  • 12. My Heart. My Life. - Puget Sound Start! something special in the Puget Sound area.
  • 13. Heart Attack or Stroke? Call 911 First. And Fast. Heart Attack or Stroke? Call 911 First. And Fast.
  • 14. 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!
  • 15. Power to Live Smart Power to Live, seattle washington barber shop program
  • 16. Research - Oregon and Washington Research is a major weapon in our fight against these diseases Since 1949, the American Heart Association has spent more than $3.3 billion on research to increase our knowledge about cardiovascular diseases and stroke. From the development of CPR to open heart surgery, we have been a part of many important research milestones.
  • 17. Greater Portland Goes Red For Women go red for women in portland oregon

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
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%