Southern Tier Heart Walk
The 24th annual Southern Tier Heart Walk will be held at Binghamton University Events Center on Sunday, April 28, 2013.
2013 Wine Country Heart Walk
Companies and families participate by forming teams of walkers who obtain pledges on behalf of the American Heart Association. Every dollar raised brings us closer to our goal. Walk with us to save more lives!
2013 Northern Central Coast Heart & Stroke Walk
The Heart Walk celebrates those who have made lifestyle changes and encourages many more to take the pledge to live healthier lifestyles while raising the dollars needed to fund life-saving research and initiatives in our local community. We need your support! Join us this year! Bring your energy, your passion and your stories...
let your footsteps be heard!
2013 Alaska Heart Run
The Alaska Heart Run is the largest 5K race in Alaska! The American Heart Association is the largest voluntary health organization working to prevent, treat and defeat heart disease, stroke and other cardiovascular diseases. These diseases, the Nation's No.1 and No.4 killers, claim more than 865,000 American lives a year. Thanks to all our walkers, donors and volunteers who have accepted the challenge to help fight heart disease and stroke. We cannot achieve our mission without each one of you!
Plattsburgh Heart Walk
This fun-filled event, held at the Plattsburgh City Recreation Gym and U.S. Oval, will include a 1- or 3-mile walk along Lake Champlain, live music, free giveaways and an informational health fair.
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.
Nationwide, we invest over $132 million a year ($3.2 billion since 1949) in heart and stroke research that has led to recent breakthroughs such as clot-busting drugs and drug-eluting stents. Healthcare providers learn about medical advances and new treatment guidelines though our journals, conferences and online courses.
American Heart Association 2011-2012 Expenditures
Public Health Education: 39.1%
Professional Education & Training: 14.0%
Community Services: 5.1%
Management & General: 7.9%
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.