Our Impact

For nearly 100 years, we've been fighting heart disease and stroke, helping families and communities live happier, healthier and longer lives. When you support the American Heart Association, it's evident in communities like yours. Explore the map below to see how your support has made a difference in our nation and the places you and your loved ones call home.

13.6%

Reduction in Deaths From Stroke
Since February 2018

$4.6

Invested in Research Funding Since 1949
More than any nonprofit organization except the federal government

15.1%

Reduction in Deaths from Heart Disease
Since February 2018

12

People Reached by Improved Nutritional Landscape in 2020

19

Patients Benefiting From a Quality Care Initiative for High Blood Pressure

22

People Trained in CPR Each Year

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