Latest News From Houston

Updated:Jun 27,2013

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Latest News:

American Heart Association Celebrates the Passage of Three Texas Heart Health Bills
(June 18, 2013)
CPR in schools, newborn heart defect screenings and CVD prevention funding to begin in 2013

American Heart Association Celebrates Banner Year With $11.4 Million in Houston Area Research Funding
(October 12, 2012)
Get the Historical Data Sheet for Research Funding in Houston here.

30 for 30 - A Time for Recognition
(October 20, 2011)
Omni Hotel Houston/Galleria celebrates 30th Anniversary by giving back to the community

Bane Elementary Hosts Plant Day Celebration to Unveil New American Heart Association Planting Garden
Garden marks first in the state, encourages healthy eating for kids

Bobby Bowden to Receive Paul "Bear" Bryant Lifetime Achievement Award
American Heart Association Honors Legendary Florida State College Football Coach

American Heart Association's Flagship Cookbook Serves Up Over 600 Recipes

Cy-Fair ISD School Receives First-of-its-kind Teaching Garden From American Heart Association and Founder Kelly Meyer (10/4/2010)
Bane Elementary Becomes First School in Texas and One of Eight Nationwide to Get Teaching Garden

Start! Houston Heart Walk - Saturday, Nov. 6 (9/20/2010)
25,000 Houstonians Join The Fight To Build Healthier Lives Free of Heart Disease and Stroke

Award-winning Line-up of Gospel Artists to Perform at Most Powerful Voices Gospel Tour (9/22/2010)