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  • 1. Heart Disease & Stroke Statistics - Slide Sets Heart and Stroke Statistical Slide Sets
  • 2. 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...
  • 3. Lobby Day 2013 This page will house print & digital materials for lobby day 2013.
  • 4. Marion County MS Heart Ball Jackson County MS Heart Ball
  • 5. Meet Marty in Illinois Kids With Heart - Marty V in Illinois
  • 6. American Heart Association Quick & Easy Cookbook & Sample Recipes See sample recipes from the American Heart Association Quick & Easy cookbook that has more than 200 delicious, easily prepared recipes for a family on the go.
  • 7. 2015 Cranberry Township Heart Walk 2015 Cranberry Township Heart Walk
  • 8. Lancaster Heart Chase Ultimate City-Wide Scavenger Hunt ? Game On! for a Great Cause! Getting active is a whole lot of fun with HeartChase?, a new community event to promote healthy living and support a great cause! Teams race to complete heart healthy challenges, solve puzzles, uncover clues and collect as many points as possible. Proceeds benefit your local American Heart Association.
  • 9. Extreme temperatures may raise risk of premature heart-related death original article page for simple science
  • 10. My Heart. My Life. The American Heart Association's My Heart. My Life. healthy living initiative helps people understand what it means to be healthy and empowers them to take action. Recent events in Alaska ? the Anchorage Heart Run and Fairbanks Heart Walk ? are among this initiative?s many activities bringing communities together across the Western States Affiliate to advance the fight against heart diseases and stroke.
  • 11. Hall County Heart Walk Hall County Heart Walk
  • 12. Fit-Friendly Worksites Forum Join the American Heart Association to gain fresh ideas and perspectives on improving health and wellness in your organization.
  • 13. Chef Anthony Vidal promotes healthy eating The connection between healthy eating and better living is personal for Chef Anthony Vidal of Las Vegas, NV. He has Type 2 diabetes and a family history of heart-related illnesses. This father of three is taking steps to assure his family will not soon experience the heart-breaking loss of another loved one. Diabetes claimed the lives of both his mother and aunt over the past two years.
  • 14. Chef Phillip Dell shares cooking insights Sharing the amazing possibilities for a healthy, tasty diet with those who want to eat better is Chef Phillip Dell?s goal in life. He is an award winning chef who has won top honors at the American Heart Association?s Flavors of the Heart food festival in Las Vegas, NV. He is also a competitive natural bodybuilder and three-time world champion power lifter who shifted to a healthier lifestyle by losing 92 pounds and keeping it off for years.
  • 15. Fluorescent particles might help predict heart disease original article page for simple science
  • 16. Heart-Check Mark: 1995 to Today The look of the Heart-Check mark has changed over the years, but you can you can trust that it always represents the sound science and expertise of the American Heart Association.
  • 17. Northshore Heart Walk Northshore Heart Walk
  • 18. Family history inspires Heart Walk dedication Azziem Hassan Underwood?s commitment to the American Heart Association took on added meaning this summer. As he was gearing up for a second year as a Team Captain for the Puget Sound Heart and Stroke Walk, his identical twin brother Azzad suffered a massive heart attack.
  • 19. Thank You For Signing Up The American Heart Association thanks you for signing up for our Heart-Health E-newsletters.
  • 20. Walk the Walk for Heart Health One of the simplest types of physical activity ? walking ? is also one of the most beneficial. Just 30 minutes of brisk walking, at least five days a week, can lower your risks for heart disease, stroke and diabetes.
  • 21. Heart Ball marks 54 years as premiere fundraiser in Phoenix Heart Ball Twenty Thirteen commemorated 54 years as the premier annual fundraiser and social event benefitting the American Heart Association (AHA) in Phoenix, AZ. Since 1959, the event has raised over $30 million to fund life-saving research and local educational programs.
  • 22. American Heartsaver Recognition Program The American Heartsaver Recognition Program is an initiativeof the American Heart Association's efforts dedicated to strengthening the Chain of Survival in our communities. Sudden cardiac arrest claims nearly 250,000 lives each year.
  • 23. 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.
  • 24. Lisa Satchfield inspires Start Training Inspiring other stroke survivors to never give up is why Lisa Satchfield sets the pace for our Start Training program in Orange County, CA. She survived a stroke nearly seven years ago and has participated in the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association?s marathon training program for five seasons.
  • 25. Welcome Kathy Rogers The American Heart Association (AHA) has named Kathy Rogers, a longtime AHA executive, as the new Western States Affiliate Executive Vice President. She succeeds Roman Bowser, who retired after almost 39 years of service with the AHA.
  • 26. 36th Annual Current Cardiovascular Modalities: Heart and Stroke Conference This professional education conference for Nurses and Nurse Practitioners caring for heart and stroke patients across the continuum of care will be held at the Melville Marriott in Melville, NY
  • 27. Sign Up For the Heart At Work E-Newsletter When you sign up for the American Heart Association's Heart At Work quarterly e-newsletter, you'll receive tips to help you include wellness in the day-to-day of your employees. Learn more.
  • 28. 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.
  • 29. WSA Heart Hero Kit To ensure that our Western States Affiliate Kids With Heart have all they?ll need to be a heart ambassador for the American Heart Association, we equip each child with their very own ?Hero Kit? filled with all they?ll need to teach others how they can save lives.
  • 30. Monmouth and Ocean Counties Heart Ball The Heart Ball celebrates: our work and mission; our donors and volunteers; and ? most importantly ? the lives saved and improved because of everyone?s effort.
  • 31. Young at Heart - Namya Malik makes stroke awareness a top priority ?When my mother suffered a stroke two years ago, I barely knew what a stroke was,? says 15-year-old Namya Malik of Mercer Island, WA. ?I was oblivious to its severity and consequences. Seeing her live with her disabilities has really motivated me to raise awareness about stroke.?
  • 32. Keep Fruits & Vegetables Fresher Longer The American Heart Association's Simple Cooking with Heart program offers this information on how to keep fruit and vegetables fresh longer.
  • 33. Upcoming YP NYC Events Calendar Join the NYC Young Professionals at their various events throughout the year.
  • 34. Harlem Go Red Fo Women Educational Forum Harlem Go Red For Women Educational Forum
  • 35. Cardiac Arrest vs. Heart Attack Infographic People often use these terms interchangeably, but they are not the same.
  • 36. Southern New Jersey Spring Heart Walk The American Heart Association's Heart Walk is a fun family event where you can walk to celebrate your heart health or recommit to taking better care of yourself.
  • 37. 2016 Philadelphia Heart Ball 2016 Philadelphia Heart Ball
  • 38. New York City Mission: Lifeline New York City Mission: Lifeline Mainpage
  • 39. USNWR 2014 US News and World Report American Heart Association 2014 Hospital Recognition Ad
  • 40. Million Hearts Infographic Text Version Million Hearts Infographic Text Version
  • 41. Jeff Bunch helps launch Social Media Ambassador program Even if you can't attend AHA/ASA events or support the organization as a volunteer, you can do a lot of good just by liking or sharing a Facebook post, or Retweeting posts from the association and its ambassadors.
  • 42. About Your Peripheral Artery Disease Brochure This brochure is a critically important tool for reducing the rate of peripheral artery disease (PAD) among high-risk populations and general audiences.
  • 43. AHA Orange County Recognizes Union Bank as the 2013 Top National Heart Walk Team The American Heart Association?s (AHA) longtime supporter, Union Bank, N.A, has been named the 2013 Top National Heart Walk Team, making it the third time the bank has earned this distinction. Union Bank was also the Top National Heart Walk Team in 2012 and 2010. Bank employees, family, friends and customers collectively raised more than $580,000 during the 2013 Heart Walk campaign.
  • 44. 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.
  • 45. Fall Webinar Series THREE FREE OPPORTUNITIES TO INCREASE YOUR KNOWLEDGE OF THE FIT-FRIENDLY WORKSITES PROGRAM
  • 46. Top 5 Must-Have Kitchen Tools The American Heart Association's Simple Cooking with Heart program teaches the five essential kitchen tools that won't break your bank.
  • 47. Target: Heart Failure Honor Roll Application & FAQ Target: Heart Failure Application & FAQ
  • 48. Nadia Luqman is a Youth Market champion ?I thought every kid had a monthly doctor?s appointment,? Nadia Luqman recalls from her early childhood. Now 15, she is a champion for our Youth Market programs in Seattle, WA, and is an active spokesperson for the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association (AHA/ASA). She is pictured, center, with her mother, Jo and sister Yasmin.
  • 49. How is the AHA Addressing Million Hearts: For Consumers How is American Heart Association addressing ABC's and Sodium Reduction Priorities
  • 50. 18th Annual Affair of the Heart Ball The Heart Ball promises to be an engaging evening of fun and passion bringing community and philanthropic leaders together.


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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%