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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. Charlotte County FL Heart Walk Charlotte County FL Heart Walk
  • 4. 2013 Go Red For Women Luncheon - Columbus 2013 Go Red For Women Luncheon - Columbus
  • 5. Fellows Research Day - Writing a Good Abstract Fellows Research Day - Writing a Good Abstract
  • 6. Glen J. Golemi Glen J. Golemi Biography
  • 7. 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.
  • 8. Emergency Cardiovascular Care 2020 Impact Goals Emergency Cardiovascular Care 2020 Impact Goals
  • 9. 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.
  • 10. 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.
  • 11. 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 Women® movement. This event is free and open to all ages.
  • 12. Upper Valley/Lake Sunapee Go Red For Women Luncheon Welcome to the 1st Annual Upper Valley Go Red For Women Luncheon. Join us for an exciting day of education, networking, silent auction and fantastic speakers!
  • 13. Philly Heart Month and Go Red Activities Philly Heart Month and Go Red Activities
  • 14. 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.
  • 15. 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.
  • 16. 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!
  • 17. Johnson County Resident Chosen as National Go Red Spokesperson Johnson County Resident Chosen as National Go Red Spokesperson
  • 18. 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.
  • 19. 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.
  • 20. 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.
  • 21. 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
  • 22. Cleveland Go Red sponsor page Cleveland Go Red sponsor page
  • 23. Maine Go Red For Women Luncheon Portland's Go Red For Women Luncheon takes a critical step toward raising women's awareness that heart disease is their number one cause of death.
  • 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. 2014 Cincinnati Go Red For Women Luncheon 2014 Cincinnati Go Red For Women Luncheon
  • 26. The Christ Hospital - Cincinnati Goes Red Sponsor The Christ Hospital - Cincinnati Goes Red Sponsor
  • 27. 2014 Pittsburgh Go Red For Women Luncheon & Conference 2014 Pittsburgh Go Red For Women Luncheon & Conference
  • 28. 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.
  • 29. 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.
  • 30. 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.
  • 31. 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.
  • 32. 2014 Louisville Go Red For Women Luncheon 2014 Louisville Go Red For Women Luncheon
  • 33. 2012 York Go Red For Women Luncheon York Go Red For Women Luncheon 2012
  • 34. 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.
  • 35. 2014 Philadelphia Go Red For Women Luncheon 2014 Go Red For Women Luncheon - Philadelphia
  • 36. 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.
  • 37. 2014 Canton Go Red For Women Luncheon 2014 Canton Go Red For Women Luncheon
  • 38. 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.
  • 39. 2014 Lehigh Valley Go Red For Women Luncheon 2014 Lehigh Valley Go Red For Women Luncheon
  • 40. 2014 Lancaster Go Red For Women Luncheon 2014 Lancaster Go Red For Women Luncheon
  • 41. 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. The dinner has a strong educational component seeking to increase public awareness of cardiovascular disease and risk factors particularly as they apply to women. This year we are expecting 350 guests from the corporate, medical and social communities throughout Queens.
  • 42. Columbus Goes Red with a Powerful Team Columbus Goes Red with a Powerful Team
  • 43. Philadelphia Goes Red Champion Philadelphia Goes Red Champion
  • 44. 2014 Columbus Wear Red Day Columbus Wear Red Day
  • 45. 2013 Toledo Go Red For Women Luncheon 2013 Go Red For Women Luncheon Toledo OH
  • 46. Red Dress Dinner The event will include a sit down dinner, DJ, Chinese auction, raffles and of course our annual group picture. Bring your mother, sister, daughter, girlfriend or co-worker and have a great time while showing the women in your life you care about their heart health.
  • 47. 2014 Columbus Go Red For Women Luncheon Columbus Go Red For Women Luncheon 2013
  • 48. Merrimack Valley Go Red in Your Own Fashion Join us, along with guest speaker Rachel Doucette, for an evening of fashion and cocktails to celebrate women?s heart health and the Go Red For Women® movement.
  • 49. Go Red Goes North Go Red Goes North
  • 50. Philadelphia Goes Red Philadelphia Goes Red


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%

American Heart Association Diversity Report

Attached is a copy of the American Heart Association’s 2009-2010 Annual Diversity Report. This report highlights our organization’s successes in the area of diversity with emphasis on cultural competence. The report focuses on our consumer initiatives as well as our internal initiatives. We have broadened the scope of this year’s report to showcase initiatives in each of the Affiliates. Also, we have identified key partnerships, sponsorships and strategic alliances that enhanced our efforts to reach common goals.

We truly hope that you will enjoy this copy of the report. Feel free to share copies with your colleagues and partners.

Diversity Report 2009-2010 (Spread layout)
Adobe PDF, File Size 10.9 MB

Diversity Report 2009-2010 (Single Page layout)
Adobe PDF, File Size 10.9 MB