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  • 1. Jumping at the chance to help others Jumping at the chance to help others, Jim McEldowney of Snoqualmie, WA, is a physical education teacher who inspires kids to jump at the chance to help others...
  • 2. Marion County MS Heart Ball Jackson County MS Heart Ball
  • 3. 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.
  • 4. 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.
  • 5. Hoops For Heart making a difference in Oregon youth facilities The Oregon Youth Authority has joined the fight against heart disease and stroke through our Hoops For Heart program. The initial Youth Market event was held at Hillcrest Youth Correctional Facility in Salem with over 50 young men participating.
  • 6. Go Red For Women Inland Empire Lifestyle Change Award The American Heart Association, together with our Lifestyle Change Award Sponsor San Antonio Community Hospital, wants to recognize people who have made positive changes to improve their quality of life and health. No change is too small, and every accomplishment is significant.
  • 7. 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.
  • 8. 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.
  • 9. Ninth 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. 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.
  • 11. Idaho ramps up Heart Month excitement Our Idaho division kicked off American Heart Month in a big way -- complementing the Go Red for Women movement with multiple awareness events in the first week of February.
  • 12. Scientific Sessions Inquiry Form Scientific Sessions Inquiry Form
  • 13. Thirteenth Annual Garden State Go Red For Women Luncheon The Garden State Go Red For Women Luncheon is one of the premier women?s events in New Jersey. It is an annual celebration of the Go Red For Women movement, sponsored nationally by Macy?s, and attended by 400 to 500 of New Jersey?s influential women, and men, in business, industry, health, education and civic affairs.
  • 14. Jump Rope For Heart Contact Form Jump Rope For Heart inquiry form
  • 15. Scientific Conferences Inquiry Form American Heart Association Scientific Conferences Inquiry Form
  • 16. Queens Go Red For Women Dinner The Queens Go Red for Women Dinner is dedicated to expanding the focus of the American Heart Association?s national movement, Go Red for Women and teaching women to love their hearts.
  • 17. Abby Merback helps people with sick hearts For nine-year-old Abigail ?Abby? Merback, volunteering for the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association is a family affair.
  • 18. 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 mia.freedenfeld@heart.org.
  • 19. Wear Red Day Cooking Demo Chef Kirsten Helle, recent winner of a Food Network show, will share her inspiring health story and cook her winning recipe! It all takes place as Pike Place Market celebrates Wear Red Day in their own special way. Join us Feb. 6, 2015 for this free, tasty and healthy celebration of healthy lifestyle in action?and Wear RED!
  • 20. Mikala Hicks raises funds to honor her Pau Pau and save lives Mikala Hicks and her grandmother share a special bond. When heart disease threatened to separate them, the nine year old decided to start raising funds to help save lives. She joined Jump Rope For Heart at her school in Boise, ID, and made a touching video about Pau Pau.
  • 21. WSA Volunteer Forum WSA Volunteer Forum - A quarterly call facilitated by volunteer leaders for volunteer leaders. Discussions of relevant topics that will empower volunteers to implement lifesaving programs in their local communities.
  • 22. International Training Center Form Thank You page We're excited that you're interested in becoming an American Heart Association (AHA) International Training Center (ITC).
  • 23. Multicultural scholarships target diversity gap Each year the Go Red? Multicultural Scholarship Fund provides 16 tuition-focused scholarships of $2,500 for minority women pursuing undergraduate or graduate degrees in healthcare fields. The deadline to apply for 2015 scholarships is Dec. 31, 2014.
  • 24. Montana Men Go Red For Women In a fun twist on a signature cause, more than 80 men gathered recently in Billings, MT, to celebrate ?Men Go Red For Women.? This inaugural breakfast event at St. Vincent Hospital raised nearly $5,000 for the cause in addition to St. Vincent Healthcare?s sponsorship.
  • 25. Heart Ready Workplace - Application Form Heart Ready Workplace - Application Form
  • 26. How is the AHA Addressing Million Hearts: For Health Care Professionals How is the AHA Addressing Million Hearts: For Health Care Professionals
  • 27. Go Red For Women at Alderwood Mall The American Heart Association is calling on women to take action for a healthier heart with fun activities, resources and tips at Alderwood Mall. Know the keys to preventing heart disease, the No. 1 killer of women, and celebrate the Go Red For WomenŽ movement. This event is free and open to all ages.
  • 28. Blake Wickers raises $7,000 for Jump Rope For Heart Blake Wickers stood out among top Jump Rope For Heart (JRFH) fundraisers honored by the NBA?s Portland Trail Blazers at their April 11 game.
  • 29. GBA Hands-Only CPR We are looking for volunteers to teach Hands-Only CPR at events around the Bay Area. Experience with CPR as a provider or instructor is desired but if you have a strong desire to help, we can train you.
  • 30. Health Fair Request Form Health Fair Request Form
  • 31. Atlanta Go Red Luncheon Atlanta Go Red Luncheon
  • 32. Triangle Wear Red Day Annual Triangle Go Red For Women Wear Red Day celebration including free health screenings, Zumba-thon, heart healthy snack sampling, CPR demos and more.
  • 33. GRA GWTG Stroke Module Abstractor Training Form Great Rivers Affiliate Get With the Guidelines Stroke Module Abstractor Training Form
  • 34. Go Red For Women Fashion Show at the Club at Corazon Go Red For Women Fashion Show at the Club at Corazon
  • 35. Jackson County MS Heart Ball Jackson County MS Heart Ball
  • 36. First Coast Go Red Luncheon First Coast Go Red Luncheon
  • 37. Boston Go Red Luncheon & Educational Forum The Boston Go Red Luncheon and Educational Forum is a wonderful social event where women dedicated to making an impact in their community come together to raise awareness, educate and fundraise. Events typically include workshops, health screenings, a silent auction and a keynote speaker. Attend our awareness event to learn about saving lives from heart disease and stroke?including your own.
  • 38. Baton Rouge Go Red Luncheon Baton Rouge Go Red Luncheon
  • 39. WV Shared Use Champion Form West Virginia Shared Use Champion Form
  • 40. GRA ISC Event Registration Form GRA ISC Event Registration Form
  • 41. Inland Empire Go Red For Women Lifestyle Change Nomination Inland Empire Go Red For Women Lifestyle Change Nomination Form
  • 42. Central Lousiana Go Red Luncheon Central Lousiana Go Red Luncheon
  • 43. Southwest Florida Go Red Luncheon Southwest Florida Go Red Luncheon
  • 44. Blair Go Red For Women Blair Go Red For Women
  • 45. Chattanooga Go Red Luncheon Chattanooga Go Red Luncheon
  • 46. 2016 Southern Delaware Go Red For Women Luncheon 2016 Southern Delaware Go Red For Women Luncheon
  • 47. Fulfilling Dreams Through Research Because of her congenital heart disease, Nina Linder?s doctor told her that she would probably never have children. ?That?s alright,? she thought, ?I?ll go to the Olympics instead.?
  • 48. 2015 Lehigh Valley Go Red For Women Luncheon 2015 Lehigh Valley Go Red For Women Luncheon
  • 49. 19th Annual Richie Ashburn Memorial Home Runs For Heart 19th Annual Richie Ashburn Memorial Home Runs For Heart
  • 50. 2016 Columbus Go Red For Women Luncheon Columbus Go Red For Women Luncheon 2016


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  • 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%