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  • 1. 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.
  • 2. 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.
  • 3. 2015 Clark & Champaign Counties Heart Walk 2015 Clark & Champaign Counties Heart Walk
  • 4. 2014 Stark County Heart Walk 2014 Stark County Heart Walk
  • 5. 2015 Southern Delaware Heart Walk-Dover 2015 Southern Delaware Heart Walk-Dover
  • 6. 2015 Lake & Geauga Counties Heart Walk 2015 Lake & Geauga Counties Heart Walk
  • 7. America's Greatest Heart Run & Walk Heart Walk
  • 8. 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.
  • 9. 2015 Capital Region Heart Walk 2015 Capital Region Heart walk
  • 10. 2015 Lancaster Heart Walk 2015 Lancaster Heart Walk

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%