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American Heart Association - Greater Washington, D.C. Area

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A Culture Of Health

The American Heart Association, Greater Washington Region is working with local partners to improve access to and consumption of healthy foods, catalyze efforts to improve social determinants of health and improve access to and quality of primary care in the community.

Making an Impact Together

As a member of the community, you have an important role to play in helping to improve the long-term health of the Greater Washington Area.

Give a Gift of More Moments that Matter

Heart disease is still the leading cause of death in America —– more than all cancers combined —– and we’re counting on your support to make this a moment that matters. Your holiday gift will help fund lifesaving research and medical breakthroughs - and help families enjoy more holidays together. Donate today and receive the Heart-Happy Holiday Guide as our thanks.

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Healthy For Good

You don’t need a guilt trip. We know you know. You want to be Healthy For Good. And we’re here to help inspire you to create lasting change in your health and your life, one small step at a time. The approach is simple: Eat smart. Add color. Move more. Be well.

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Volunteer With Heart

The American Heart Association depends on the time and talent of volunteers to help us create a healthier world, free of heart disease and stroke. Whatever your capabilities, interests or schedule may be, we can find a volunteer opportunity that's right for you. 

CPR Trainings

Emergencies leave us feeling helpless, but they don’t have to. Take two minutes to learn Hands-Only CPR™ now. 70 percent of out-of-hospital cardiac arrests happen in homes. When a person has a cardiac arrest, immediate CPR can double or triple their chance of survival. Prepare to save a life, find a CPR course near you today.

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Contact Us

4601 North Fairfax Dr., Suite 700
Arlington, VA 22203

Phone: (703) 248-1700

For media inquiries, please contact Roxana Hoveyda