hidden John D. Jenkins Elementary School Receives Grant for Health Resources

John D. Jenkins Elementary School Receives Grant for Health Resources

Kids Heart Challenge and American Heart Challenge grant allow school to target whole-body wellness in support of physical and emotional health  The American Heart Association’s school-based youth programs, Kids Heart Challenge™ and American Heart Challenge™, awarded $1292 to the John D. Jenkins Elementary School in Woodbridge, VA to purchase hand weights and yoga mats for

hidden Howard University student named as 2021-2022 EmPOWERED to Serve Scholar

Howard University student named as 2021-2022 EmPOWERED to Serve Scholar

Written by Shaneta Ford, Health Strategies Intern Every person deserves the opportunity for a full, healthy life, and as champions for health equity, the American Heart Association is making that vision a reality. Guided by 10 bold commitments, we are dedicated to removing barriers to health care access and quality and advancing cardiovascular health for

hidden 27 hospitals in the Greater Washington Region recognized for efforts to improve outcomes for Americans with heart disease and stroke

27 hospitals in the Greater Washington Region 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. Twenty-seven hospitals in the Greater Washington Region are among the 2,600 nationwide that participate in the American Heart Association’s Get With The Guidelines® initiative to improve outcomes for Americans who experience heart disease

hidden Your Impact in the Greater Washington Region

Your Impact in the Greater Washington Region

For nearly 100 years, the American Heart Association has been fighting heart disease and stroke. Alongside our supporters, volunteers, community organizations, and clinical partners, we have helped millions of families and communities thrive across the globe. Since 1949, the Association has invested over $5 billion in research funding, more than any nonprofit organization except the

hidden Heart of Greater Washington Leadership and 2023 Heart Ball Date Announced

Heart of Greater Washington Leadership and 2023 Heart Ball Date Announced

The American Heart Association (AHA), the world’s leading nonprofit committed to advancing heart and brain health for all, has named Sanjay Sardar and Vishal Tulsian of SAIC as co-chairs of the 2023 Heart of Greater Washington campaign. Culminating with the Heart Ball celebration on March 4, 2023, the year-round campaign unites individuals and companies across

hidden Driving Change: The American Heart Association Salutes Volunteer Leaders for Serving on the Board and Announces New Leadership and Members

Driving Change: The American Heart Association Salutes Volunteer Leaders for Serving on the Board and Announces New Leadership and Members

The American Heart Association (AHA) Greater Washington Region is powered by volunteers who drive the mission of the organization across all communities. The AHA thanks members who have completed their board terms, has named a new president and chair-elect and welcomes four new members to its board of directors. Together they serve as a relentless

hidden Heart’s Delight serves up a four-day celebration of life and heart health

Heart’s Delight serves up a four-day celebration of life and heart health

World-class winemakers, oenophiles, chefs, and foodies gathered in Washington, DC from May 4-7 for the nation’s only four-day celebration of food and wine benefiting the American Heart Association. The 22nd annual Greater Washington Region Heart’s Delight Wine Tasting & Auction chaired by John Bozzella of the Alliance for Automotive Innovation highlighted the best in American