hidden American Heart Association seeks women of distinction

American Heart Association seeks women of distinction

Women throughout New Jersey are making a difference in their communities by making extraordinary contributions to health, society and other women. These women aren’t sitting on the sidelines – they are saying, “Watch me make history” by building businesses, empowering others, leading civic organizations, helping neighbors or advocating for healthier, safer neighborhoods. And the American

hidden New Jersey retailers, online businesses, support life-saving mission through annual Life Is Why We Give campaign

New Jersey retailers, online businesses, support life-saving mission through annual Life Is Why We Give campaign

Every 40 seconds, someone in America experiences a stroke or a heart attack.[1] This February, the American Heart Association, a global force for longer, healthier lives, is teaming up with companies around the country to change these outcomes through the Life Is Why We Give™ campaign. Life Is Why We Give inspires consumers to honor

hidden Hospital executive leads Go Red for Women luncheon in Central New Jersey

Hospital executive leads Go Red for Women luncheon in Central New Jersey

The American Heart Association, the leading voluntary health organization devoted to a world of longer, healthier lives, recently announced that Regina Foley, PhD, MBA, RN, senior vice president integration/transformation for Hackensack Meridian Health will serve as chairwoman for the American Heart Association 2020 Garden State Go Red for Women Luncheon. The Go Red for Women

hidden New Jersey advocates make strides for heart health policies

New Jersey advocates make strides for heart health policies

With the start of American Heart Month, the American Heart Association New Jersey is proud to announce several legislative victories that Association volunteers played a role in securing. The 2018-19 legislative session ended in mid-January. Throughout the 2-year session, local volunteer advocates supported priorities that included improving stroke care in New Jersey, ensuring that tobacco

hidden Hospital executive leads charge for women’s heart health in South Jersey

Hospital executive leads charge for women’s heart health in South Jersey

The American Heart Association, the leading voluntary health organization devoted to a world of longer, healthier lives, recently announced that Margaret Belfield, MSN, RN, executive vice president and chief operating officer (COO) Clinical Services, AtlantiCare, will serve as chairwoman for the American Heart Association 2020 Southern New Jersey Go Red for Women Luncheon. The Go

hidden New Jersey students demand that Big Vape #QuitLying

New Jersey students demand that Big Vape #QuitLying

The American Heart Association, the world’s leading nonprofit organization focused on heart and brain health for all, teamed up with several schools throughout New Jersey and across the country for the first-ever #QuitLying Day, which took place on Thursday, January 16, 2020. The initiative was a student-led event to demand accountability by e-cigarette companies for spending

hidden New Jersey High School Dances Their Way to Being Heart Healthy Champions

New Jersey High School Dances Their Way to Being Heart Healthy Champions

The American Heart Challenge, Dance is an opportunity for students to show the world that they are the generation with heart. It is a nationwide movement of students raising vital funds and awareness for the American Heart Association through a fun dance party. The program is designed to challenge students with leadership roles that raises

hidden Vineland makes healthier food more accessible with new vending policy

Vineland makes healthier food more accessible with new vending policy

The American Heart Association congratulates the City of Vineland for adopting a healthy vending policy. Vineland is one of the first municipalities in the state to enact a healthy vending policy. The policy, which took effect on October 1, 2019, will bring healthier options to vending machines on city property, making healthy food consumption more