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  • 11. Multicultural scholarships target diversity gap Each year the Go Red? Multicultural Scholarship Fund provides 16 tuition-focused scholarships of $2,500 for minority women pursuing undergraduate or graduate degrees in healthcare fields. The deadline to apply for 2015 scholarships is Dec. 31, 2014.
  • 12. Montana Men Go Red For Women In a fun twist on a signature cause, more than 80 men gathered recently in Billings, MT, to celebrate ?Men Go Red For Women.? This inaugural breakfast event at St. Vincent Hospital raised nearly $5,000 for the cause in addition to St. Vincent Healthcare?s sponsorship.
  • 13. Go Red For Women at Alderwood Mall The American Heart Association is calling on women to take action for a healthier heart with fun activities, resources and tips at Alderwood Mall. Know the keys to preventing heart disease, the No. 1 killer of women, and celebrate the Go Red For WomenŽ movement. This event is free and open to all ages.
  • 14. Triangle Wear Red Day Annual Triangle Go Red For Women Wear Red Day celebration including free health screenings, Zumba-thon, heart healthy snack sampling, CPR demos and more.
  • 15. Inland Empire Go Red For Women Lifestyle Change Nomination Inland Empire Go Red For Women Lifestyle Change Nomination Form
  • 16. Fulfilling Dreams Through Research Because of her congenital heart disease, Nina Linder?s doctor told her that she would probably never have children. ?That?s alright,? she thought, ?I?ll go to the Olympics instead.?
  • 17. Sacramento Go Red Total Makeover - Share Your Story Share your Go Red Total Makeover Story and you could win a $500 Macy?s Gift Card!
  • 18. Gulf Coast MS Go Red Luncheon Gulf Coast MS Go Red Luncheon
  • 19. The Go Red for Women 10th Anniversary Cookbook The American Heart Association presents the new Go Red for Women cookbook and Go Red women can choose from among 200 easy, mouth-watering, and nutritious recipes from appetizers to desserts.
  • 20. Lidia Morales is a Double Winner She was only 33 years old when she was diagnosed with a very rare heart condition that required immediate open heart surgery. With no history of cardiovascular disease in her family, no high blood pressure or high cholesterol, the incident frightened her.


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

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

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%