Western New York Goes Red For Women

  • Updated:Apr 1,2014


Various locations
throughout Western New York
Amherst, New York, 14221
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Make It Your Mission to Fight Heart Disease in Women

Go Red For Women® celebrates the energy, passion and power we have as women to band together to wipe out heart disease and stroke.

Heart disease is theNo. 1 killer of women, taking the life of 1 in 3 women each year. This means women just like you - mothers, sisters, friends - are dying at the rate of one per minute because they don't know what you know: heart disease kills.

Women have come together here in the fight against heart disease in women. Take your seat at the table with dedicated women and men just like you. Hear their survivor stories, learn how heart disease affects a family and how you can help stop heart disease in our lifetime. Share our mission to fight theNo. 1 killer of women.

Make It Your Mission to fight heart disease in women. By sharing this commitment, together we can help save lives. Be a part of this extraordinary movement.

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Handbags For Heart -- Thursday, October 24, 2013

Handbags For Heart…the auction to support Go Red For Women.

Get your girlfriends together and bid on designer handbags at the third annual girl’s night out, to fight heart disease and stroke.

Join the American Heart Association at the Handbags Helping Heart event in October. There is a silent auction featuring chic handbags, refreshments, and lifesaving information to empower you to make heart-healthy choices.

Date:  Thursday, October 24, 2013
Time:  6:00PM -8:00PM
Place:  Buffalo Marriott, 1340 Millersport Highway, Amherst, New York 14221
Emcee:  Autumn Lewandowski
Tickets:  Two for $35.00 or Single $20

For single tickets, please contact Vicky Johnson at 716-614-1990.

Buffalo Niagara 2014 Go Red For Women Luncheon
Thursday, February 13,, 2014
10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Buffalo Marriott
1340 Millersport Highway
Amherst, New York 14221

Pictured at left, in a photo from the Buffalo News, are Chrislan Manuel, Dr. JoAnne Cobler, and Yvonne Ragan, PhD.

The Go Red for Women Luncheon, themed around sisterhood and inspiration, is a life-changing experience that focuses on three areas to support the fight against heart disease in women: heightening awareness of the issue, creating a passionate call-to-action, and generating funds to support education and research.

What better way to celebrate Pre-Valentine’s Day than at the 10th Annual Go Red For Women Luncheon. Hear survivor stories, remember expert advice, and make it your mission to share in the commitment to fight theNo. 1 killer of women. Come enjoy a women’s day out and participate in the health expo and heart-healthy lunch to fight heart disease. Corporate sponsorships and individual tickets are available now. The Go Red luncheon serves as the primary fundraiser for women in the Western New York area to raise awareness against cardiovascular diseases.

Local News Stories:

Western New York Goes Red With A Traveling Gallery
Go Red For Women Luncheon
Go Red

©2013, American Heart Association. Also known as the Heart Fund.  TM Go Red trademark of AHA, Red Dress trademark of DHHS. ®National Wear Red Day is a registered trademark of HHS and AHA.

For more information contact:
Cara Turner