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  • 31. Updated State Adv Homepage We maintain an active presence in all 50 states, advocating for state laws and local ordinances that impact heart disease and stroke risk factors as well as policies that protect survivors of heart disease and stroke. Issue areas include obesity prevention, tobacco control, access to care, and quality systems of care.
  • 32. Advocacy Fact Sheets This page contains links to a number advocacy fact sheets on research, prevention, quality care, access to care, and stroke.
  • 33. Minnesotans for Healthy Kids Coalition This coalition is working to reduce childhood obesity in Minnesota.
  • 34. GSA Advocacy Shared Use GSA Advocacy Shared Use Contest. Linked off of GSA Advocacy main page.
  • 35. Support Shared Use In Oklahoma Support the fight for shared use in Oklahoma.
  • 36. Oregon State Advocacy Oregon State Advocacy. You're the Cure! When you speak out for public policies that reduce heart disease and stroke, you?re the cure. Nationally, our You?re the Cure grassroots network has more than 170,000 volunteer members.
  • 37. AHA Joins Maryland Nonprofits
  • 38. Advocacy Advertisements Advocacy advertisements in PDF
  • 39. SouthWest Affiliate Advocacy The SouthWest Affiliate and the American Heart Association doesn?t make political contributions. We don?t have a Political Action Committee. But we do have a voice, thanks to our army of volunteers across the state. It?s easy to get involved, it?s easy to take action ? and you might just save lives in the process.


Our Mission

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
2012-2013 Expenditures

  • Research: 21.7%
  • Public Health Education: 36.8%
  • Professional Education & Training: 14.7%
  • Community Services: 6.1%
  • Management & General: 8.5%
  • Fundraising: 12.2%

American Heart Association Diversity Report

Attached is a copy of the American Heart Association’s 2009-2010 Annual Diversity Report. This report highlights our organization’s successes in the area of diversity with emphasis on cultural competence. The report focuses on our consumer initiatives as well as our internal initiatives. We have broadened the scope of this year’s report to showcase initiatives in each of the Affiliates. Also, we have identified key partnerships, sponsorships and strategic alliances that enhanced our efforts to reach common goals.

We truly hope that you will enjoy this copy of the report. Feel free to share copies with your colleagues and partners.

Diversity Report 2009-2010 (Spread layout)
Adobe PDF, File Size 10.9 MB

Diversity Report 2009-2010 (Single Page layout)
Adobe PDF, File Size 10.9 MB