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Where Do Your Donations Go?

For every $1 raised:

  • $0.72 goes towards research funding in the Mid-Atlantic Region
  • $0.25 goes towards research funding on a national level
  • $0.03 goes towards AHA expenses

Donations of:

  • $15 - Highlights stroke risks for 50 individuals and gives them a better understanding of how they can help prevent cardiovascular disease.
  • $30 – Educates two healthcare providers via webinar about Get with Guidelines-Outpatient or any of our programs that continually improve clinical care.
  • $500 - Teaches more than 2,500 children how to avoid obesity and live longer, stronger lives through our nutrition and exercise educational materials.
  • $10,000 - Helps give 2,500 individuals a plan to live better through My Life Check Assessment, an online tool that calculates your personal heart score in just a few minutes.
  • $25,000 - Fund a one-year Pre-doctoral Fellowship to help a medical student begin a career in heart or stroke research. The American Heart Association is proud to have funded research which has led to incredibly important breakthroughs.

Source: American Heart Association