Our Impact

Over our 100-year history, the American Heart Association has been fighting heart disease and stroke and helping families and communities thrive. Explore the map below to see how your support has made a difference in our nation and in the places you and your loved ones call home.
Reduction in Deaths From Stroke
Since February 2018
Invested in Research Funding Since 1949
More than any U.S. organization except the federal government
Reduction in Deaths From Heart Disease
Since February 2018
People Reached by Nutrition Improvements in 44 Communities
Patients Benefiting From a Quality Care Initiative for High Blood Pressure
People Trained in CPR Each Year

We’re committed to protecting the hearts you love, and together we’re saving lives in your community and across the nation.

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