hidden Central New York volunteers honored by Eastern States region of the American Heart Association

Central New York volunteers honored by Eastern States region of the American Heart Association

The American Heart Association is honoring five local volunteers and organizations for their work to help create a world of longer, healthier lives. The Eastern States Volunteer Awards recognize companies and volunteers across the 13 states of the Eastern Region of the American Heart Association in several categories. Winners from the Central New York area

hidden Buffalo CycleNation Challenge finishes with local winners, national recognition

Buffalo CycleNation Challenge finishes with local winners, national recognition

  The American Heart Association is excited to announce the winners of the nationally recognized CycleNation Challenge. The first-ever six-week challenge format for the popular Buffalo CycleNation had 275 people moving and raising funds in the fight against stroke and heart disease. More than 25 teams competed for six weeks in the Challenge. Teams earned points

hidden American Heart Association awards grant to Western New York school to provide health equipment

American Heart Association awards grant to Western New York school to provide health equipment

A Western New York school is among the recipients of a nationwide grant from the American Heart Association. The American Heart Association’s Kids Heart Challenge has awarded $3,500 to Oak Orchard Elementary School in Medina for a socially distant fitness trail. Awarded to schools across the country, the grants continue the American Heart Association’s commitment

hidden Delivering healthy meals to frontline workers in Buffalo and Rochester

Delivering healthy meals to frontline workers in Buffalo and Rochester

Everyone needs access to healthy meals, especially in a time of crisis. The American Heart Association spearheaded healthy meal deliveries in Rochester and Buffalo to healthcare workers on the frontline of COVID-19 in late April. ‘Heat and eat’ meal deliveries from Project Lean Nation were made possible by A.R. Arena Products, Bergmann, Bonduelle, CPL, Consiliarium

hidden Buffalo CycleNation: Create Your Own Adventure to help fight stroke

Buffalo CycleNation: Create Your Own Adventure to help fight stroke

A new CycleNation experience is coming to Western New York.  The popular CycleNation event is back, but with a new digital format for 2020. Instead of a one-day event, CycleNation is now a 6-week challenge. The new format allows CycleNation to expand to more participants, including those who may not have access to a bike.

hidden North Country school awarded national Kids Heart Challenge grant

North Country school awarded national Kids Heart Challenge grant

A North Country school is among the recipients of a nationwide grant from the American Heart Association. The American Heart Association’s Kids Heart Challenge has awarded $3,200 to Copenhagen Central School in Copenhagen for a refocus obstacle course. Awarded to schools across the country, the grants continue the American Heart Association’s commitment to help educators