hidden STEM Goes Red Encourages Young Philadelphia School District Students to Explore Opportunities in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math

STEM Goes Red Encourages Young Philadelphia School District Students to Explore Opportunities in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math

Although women fill close to half of all the jobs in the U.S. economy, they hold less than 25% of jobs in science, technology, engineering & mathematics (STEM).  The American Heart Association, a science-based organization, strives to make significant changes to these statistics by empowering more women to seek careers in the sciences. In order

hidden Southern Delaware Heart Walks Raise $100,000!

Southern Delaware Heart Walks Raise $100,000!

Businesses, organizations, families and community groups took steps to live Healthy for Good at the American Heart Association’s 2019 Southern Delaware Heart Walks. Rehoboth Beach and Dover walkers gathered on September 22 and October 5 to raise funds and education for heart disease and stroke. The event raised funds and awareness for the American Heart

hidden Philadelphia City Council Passes Legislation Requiring Healthy Beverage Options on Children’s Meals

Philadelphia City Council Passes Legislation Requiring Healthy Beverage Options on Children’s Meals

“The American Heart Association would like to applaud Philadelphia City Council, and in particular Councilmember Reynolds Brown, for passing legislation that will require restaurants to make healthy beverages the default option for menu items designated for children,” stated Jacob Zychick, Community Advocacy Director in Philadelphia. According to this legislation, a food service establishment that offers