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  • 31. Greater Hartford Go Red For Women Luncheon Go Red for Women is the American Heart Association?s national movement to make women aware of their risk for heart disease.
  • 32. Manchester Go Red For Women Luncheon Join us on Friday, September 29, 2017 at the Radisson Hotel at our Go Red for Women Luncheon.
  • 33. Boston Goes Red For WomenŽ Go Red For Women celebrates the energy, passion and power we have as women to band together to wipe out heart disease and stroke right here in Boston, MA!
  • 34. Upper Valley-Lake Sunapee Go Red For Women Luncheon Join us on February 9, 2018 at the Hanover Inn, Hanover, NH, at our Go Red for Women Luncheon.
  • 35. New York City Go Red For Women Luncheon A powerful event that brings together female leaders from throughout the community to help fight against heart disease, heightening awareness of the issue and empowering leaders to educate others about the movement.
  • 36. Buffalo Niagara Go Red For Women Luncheon The Buffalo Niagara Go Red For Women Luncheon brings together the top companies and hospitals in Erie and Niagara County.
  • 37. Helpers with Heart Service Auction Join this unique, live runway auction event to benefit the American Heart Association's Go Red For Women campaign!
  • 38. Breakfast in Red Join us for a fun FREE educational event for all women that provides an opportunity to engage in the Go Red For Women movement. The morning will consist of a free breakfast, a program with educational speakers and resources along with a heart healthy expo for women to learn more about their greatest health threat, heart disease and stroke.
  • 39. Syracuse Go Red For Women Luncheon & Expo Join us for the Syracuse Go Red For Women Luncheon!
  • 40. Houston Gulf Coast Events Thank you for visiting our Houston/Gulf Coast Events page. You can find more events going on in the area by going to http://www.heart.org/houston.


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We’re making your community healthier by advocating for key issues such as:

  • Smoke-free public places
  • More walkable and bikeable streets, roads and parks
  • Better nutrition and high-quality physical education in our schools
  • Adequate, affordable and available health care for all

We’re making your community healthier by advocating for key issues such as:

  • Smoke-free public places
  • More walkable and bikeable streets, roads and parks
  • Better nutrition and high-quality physical education in our schools
  • Adequate, affordable and available health care for all

We’re improving the quality of care for heart and stroke patients by:

  • Training millions of Americans in CPR, advanced life support, AED (defibrillator) use and first aid; promoting AED placement in businesses and public places
  • Improving emergency care for heart attack victims through our Mission: Lifeline community-based initiative
  • Helping hospitals treat cardiac and stroke patients according to proven guidelines using our Get With The Guidelines® program
  • Strengthening stroke systems of care, teaching the public to respond to warning signs, and providing resources for stroke survivors and caregivers

We’re reaching at-risk populations through cause initiatives and online tools:

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
2015-2016 Expenditures

Pie chart showing breakdown of expenses
  • Research 20.3%
  • Public Health Education 36.7%
  • Professional Education and Training 16.7%
  • Community Services 8.1%
  • Management and General 7.1%
  • Fund Raising 11.1%