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New Year.
Happy Hearts.

Heather survived her heart attack because of supporters like you. Help keep your loved ones happy and safe in 2021 and beyond with a gift today.

21 Powerful Days of Positivity 

Take a 15-minute walk. Grab your yoga mat. Practice meditation. Join us for POWER21, your 21-day wellness kickstart to 2021. We’ll empower you each day to take the first steps to a heart healthier you in the new year!

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Top research advances of 2020

The American Heart Association, a leading funder of heart disease and stroke research, releases its annual selections of the year's top advances.

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Yes, get vaccinated, but honor the three W's of social distancing

As vaccines roll out, commonsense precautions are critical defense against COVID-19.

The 2021 Stroke Hero Awards are currently accepting nominations through January 31

The Stroke Hero Awards are awarded in six categories to individuals and groups making an outstanding effort to educate, inspire and raise awareness about stroke locally or nationally.

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You're invited 

Virtual EmPOWERED to Serve Business Accelerator™ Finale Please join the American Heart Association as our eight extraordinary innovators present business models and concepts that promote health equity, sustainability and community transformation.

These business accelerators will highlight their work and impact to a panel of expert judges. The top finalist will receive a $40,000 grant, runner-up $15,000 and fan favorite $5,000. 

Learn more about the eight candidates and vote now for the one who most inspires you.

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COVID-19 Resources for Everyone

There seem to be countless questions about the coronavirus that causes COVID-19 — and some answers seem to change every day. Find current, science-based information about the pandemic and learn how we’re relentlessly fighting COVID-19 together.

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Discover a Simpler Way to Give

The American Heart Association Donor Advised Fund Program offers an easy, flexible and tax-wise way to support all your favorite charities through one account.

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We Still Need Your Help

Every 40 seconds, a loved one still has a heart attack or stroke. Protect the hearts you love with a gift today.

Volunteer

Find volunteer opportunities that fit your time and talent.

Hands-Only CPR

Hands-Only CPR can save lives. Your actions can only help.

Warning Signs

Learn about the warning signs of heart attack, stroke and cardiac arrest.