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  • 1. Walking Club Story Submission Form Walking Club Story Submission Form
  • 2. My Heart. My Life. The American Heart Association's My Heart. My Life. healthy living initiative helps people understand what it means to be healthy and empowers them to take action. Recent events in Alaska ? the Anchorage Heart Run and Fairbanks Heart Walk ? are among this initiative?s many activities bringing communities together across the Western States Affiliate to advance the fight against heart diseases and stroke.
  • 3. Walkers raise more than $1 million in Los Angeles County More than 16,000 people participated in Heart & Stroke Walks held in seven cities in Los Angeles County this fall, raising more than $1 million to fight heart disease and stroke. This year the Greater L.A. Heart & Stroke Walk extended its reach to four additional cities, doubled walker participation and engaged more than 300 hundred volunteers.
  • 4. Scientific Sessions 2010: Fun Walk/Fun Run Fun Walk/Fun Run article page for 2010 Scientific Sessions Science News Website.
  • 5. Family history inspires Heart Walk dedication Azziem Hassan Underwood?s commitment to the American Heart Association took on added meaning this summer. As he was gearing up for a second year as a Team Captain for the Puget Sound Heart and Stroke Walk, his identical twin brother Azzad suffered a massive heart attack.
  • 6. Walk the Walk for Heart Health One of the simplest types of physical activity ? walking ? is also one of the most beneficial. Just 30 minutes of brisk walking, at least five days a week, can lower your risks for heart disease, stroke and diabetes.
  • 7. Ted Stream inspires Inland Empire Heart and Stroke Walk This has been a landmark year for the Inland Empire Heart & Stroke Walk in Ontario, CA. Chairman Ted Stream notes, ?In one day we were able to provide 5,000 people with free blood pressure screenings, echocardiograms, consultations with personal trainers and so much more. When you go to the Heart & Stroke Walk, you walk away with the tools and resources that you need to live a long, heart-healthy life ? and you have fun doing it.?
  • 8. The American Heart Association's Fit-Friendly Worksites Program Requirements The American Heart Association explains the unique requirements of the Fit-Friendly Worksites program and determine where your organization fits in or what you would like to achieve in the future at your worksite.
  • 9. Southern New Jersey Fall Heart Walk The American Heart Association's Heart Walk is a fun family event where you can walk to celebrate your heart health or recommit to taking better care of yourself.
  • 10. Get Employees Moving The American Heart Association offers this general Information and registration links for National Walking Day, April 2, 2014.
  • 11. Morris County Heart Walk & 5K Run The American Heart Association's Heart Walk is a fun family event where you can walk to celebrate your heart health or recommit to taking better care of yourself.
  • 12. Essex County Heart Walk The Heart Walk is a fun family event where you can walk to celebrate your heart health or recommit to taking better care of yourself.
  • 13. Southern New Jersey Spring Heart Walk The American Heart Association's Heart Walk is a fun family event where you can walk to celebrate your heart health or recommit to taking better care of yourself.
  • 14. The American Heart Association's Worksite Wellness Kit The American Heart Association?s Worksite Wellness Kit encourages companies to give employees an excuse to get away from their desks.
  • 15. Mercer County Heart Walk The American Heart Association's Heart Walk is a fun family event where you can walk to celebrate your heart health or recommit to taking better care of yourself.
  • 16. Somerset-Hunterdon Heart Walk Heart Walk for Hunterdon and Somerset counties to fight No. 1 and No. 4 killers, heart disease and stroke.
  • 17. Workplace Wellness Guide for Organization Leaders The American Heart Association offers this workplace wellness guide for organization leaders.
  • 18. National Walking Day Event in Portland Join the American Heart Association and Martin's Point Health Care to celebrate National Walking Day.
  • 19. Walking Clubs Walking Clubs
  • 20. Fit-Friendly Worksites Downloadable Recognition Seals The American Heart Association?s Worksite Wellness Kit encourages companies to give employees an excuse to get away from their desks.
  • 21. Johnson County: Walking for Henry Johnson County: Walking for Henry
  • 22. Greater Union County Heart Walk The American Heart Association's Heart Walk is a fun family event where you can walk to celebrate your heart health or recommit to taking better care of yourself.
  • 23. America's Greatest Heart Run & Walk Heart Walk
  • 24. Greater Westerly Heart Walk The Heart Walk is a fun family event where you can walk to celebrate your heart health or recommit to taking better care of yourself. Walk with friends, family members and coworkers and get moving together! When you join the Heart Walk, you join more than a million people in 300+ cities across America in taking a stand against heart disease and helping to save lives. Each walker on your team is asked to raise money to fund the valuable research, education and advocacy efforts of the American Heart Association.
  • 25. AHA Central Valley Recognizes Union Bank as 2013 Top National Heart Walk Team The American Heart Association?s (AHA) longtime supporter, Union Bank, N.A, has been named the 2013 Top National Heart Walk Team, making it the third time the bank has earned this distinction. Union Bank was also the Top National Heart Walk Team in 2012 and 2010. Bank employees, family, friends and customers collectively raised more than $580,000 during the 2013 Heart Walk campaign.
  • 26. Bergen-Passaic Meadowlands Heart Walk The American Heart Association's Heart Walk is a fun family event where you can walk to celebrate your heart health or recommit to taking better care of yourself.
  • 27. Buffalo Niagara Heart Walk More than 1,500 Western New Yorkers are expected to take steps to improve their heart health at the Buffalo Niagara Heart Walk.
  • 28. Tampa Bay Heart Walk Tampa Bay Heart Walk
  • 29. Hall County Heart Walk Hall County Heart Walk
  • 30. Rochester Heart Walk The Heart Walk is a fun family event where you can walk to celebrate your heart health or recommit to taking better care of yourself. Walk with friends, family members and coworkers and get moving together! When you join the Heart Walk, you join more than a million people in 300+ cities across America in taking a stand against heart disease and helping to save lives. Each walker on your team is asked to raise money to fund the valuable research, education and advocacy efforts of the American Heart Association.


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
2013-2014 Expenditures

Pie chart showing breakdown of expenses
  • Research: 21.8%
  • Public Health Education: 36.4%
  • Professional Education & Training: 14.2%
  • Community Services: 6.7%
  • Management & General: 8.6%
  • Fundraising: 12.3%