Monthly Archives: April 2014


Thank you to our AMAZING administrative professionals!

Before I get to our highlights this week, in honor of Administrative Professionals Day, I would like to express my sincere gratitude to our many affiliate administrative professionals. From answering the phones and planning meetings – to helping steward survivors, volunteers and donors through the organization – we could not function without their dedication and service. Earlier this week I [...]

Be Healthy, Be Well

I could not be more pleased…we seem to be on a roll with our second guest blogger already on tap! Amy Reuter is an AHA volunteer and the Chief Nutrition Officer at Seattle FoodNut. In late April, she will once again join forces with the AHA for a new Kids Cook with Heart series at a Seattle middle [...]

Happy National Volunteer Week

Without a doubt – volunteers truly are the strength of our organization. Since this just happens to be National Volunteer Week today we are reaching out and recognizing the vital contributions that volunteers make. We want to be sure they know how very thankful we are for everything volunteers do to help make the American Heart Association what [...]


Wednesday was a fun day, a real feet frenzy! Without a doubt I think National Walking Day 2014 created more buzz than any year past. I was beyond thrilled at the activity taking place – both in person and via social media. I wish there was space to include a highlight from every market. Be sure to read [...]