The American Heart Association is working to create a world of longer, healthier lives. That starts in the Pittsburgh region.
A Culture of Health
Every year in the Pittsburgh region, approximately 867 people die from a heart attack or stroke.
Food Insecurity Impacts Cardiovascular Disease
Your Voice Matters
We will only beat heart disease and stroke if we work together. We advocate for policies that prevent cardiovascular diseases, improve the quality of and access to care, increase research funding and expand rehabilitation services.
Go Red for Women
The American Heart Association’s signature women’s initiative, Go Red for Women, is a comprehensive platform designed to increase women’s heart health awareness and serve as a catalyst for change to improve the lives of women globally.
Women of Impact
Woman of Impact nominees are changemakers, dedicated to making a lasting impact on the health of our community. Each year, a select group of individuals are nominated to be a part of this initiative because of their passion and drive to make a difference. All nominees will bring together their own network to form an impact team, set a goal, raise funds, and have a direct impact on our community.