hidden East Providence Fire Department Captain awarded for impactful advocacy work

East Providence Fire Department Captain awarded for impactful advocacy work

The American Heart Association proudly recognizes Captain John D. Potvin with the 2023 Yvonne Heredia Lifetime Achievement Award. Named in honor of former American Heart Association Board Member, Yvonne Heredia, whose passion, and dedication towards heart health in our community impacted many lives. This award is given to someone who, throughout their career, has been

hidden 2023 Southern New England Heart Ball unites community to save lives

2023 Southern New England Heart Ball unites community to save lives

American Heart Association Heart raises over $450,000 towards education and research of cardiovascular disease and stroke The 2023 Southern New England Heart Ball brought hearts together to save lives and strive for equitable health for everyone living in Rhode Island and Southeastern Massachusetts.  With nearly $450,000 raised during the campaign year, funds will support the

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Southern New England family makes bold commitment to heart and brain health

The American Heart Association enters its 100th anniversary celebration and accepts first Second Century gift from the MG Chace Family of Rhode Island The American Heart Association, the nation’s oldest and largest voluntary organization dedicated to fighting heart disease and stroke will be celebrating its 100th year next June. Leading up to the 2024 centennial,

hidden Heart Walk’s Team Ben Raises Over $175,000 for the American Heart Association

Heart Walk’s Team Ben Raises Over $175,000 for the American Heart Association

Over the last decade, the Darling family of Rhode Island has made it their mission to walk against heart disease and stroke, the no.1 and no.5 killers in our nation. Since 2010, walking as Team Ben, the family has raised over $175,000 for the American Heart Association.  The Darlings walk in honor of their son

hidden Seven hospitals in Rhode Island recognized for efforts to improve outcomes for Americans with heart disease and stroke

Seven hospitals in Rhode Island recognized for efforts to improve outcomes for Americans with heart disease and stroke

The American Heart Association’s Get With The Guidelines® initiative promotes up-to-date, research-based guidelines to ensure all patients have access to lifesaving care Heart disease and stroke are the No. 1 and No. 5 causes of death in the United States, respectively, and several hospitals in our region are working to combat these life-threatening health crises.

hidden The American Heart Association of Southern New England and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Rhode Island Announced the 2022 Kind Hearts Rhode Island Poster Contest

The American Heart Association of Southern New England and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Rhode Island Announced the 2022 Kind Hearts Rhode Island Poster Contest

The American Heart Association, Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Rhode Island and the Rhode Island Healthy Schools Coalition are excited to kick off the 2022 Kind Hearts Rhode Island Poster Contest. The contest invites all students from across Rhode Island in Grades K-5 to design a poster that demonstrates how have been kind to

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After Two Decades Apart, Southern New England Women Reconnect at 2022 Go Red for Women Luncheon

American Heart Association’s annual luncheon event returned to Southern New England lead by Deanna Fidler of FM Global After nearly two years away from in person Go Red for Women luncheons, women across Southern New England reconnected at the 2022 Southern New England Go for Women® Luncheon on April 8th to raise critical funds for

hidden American Heart Association Presents 2021 Distinguished Service Awards to Two Extraordinary Leaders in Rhode Island

American Heart Association Presents 2021 Distinguished Service Awards to Two Extraordinary Leaders in Rhode Island

American Heart Association Presents 2021 Distinguished Service Awards to Senator Maryellen Goodwin and Representative Mia Ackerman PROVIDENCE (DECEMBER 15, 2021) – The American Heart Association (AHA) today presented Senator Maryellen Goodwin (D-District 1, Providence) and Rep. Mia Ackerman (D-District 45, Cumberland, Lincoln) with 2021 Distinguished Service Awards in recognition of their leadership, commitment, and tireless