Seattle Kids Cook With Heart

The Seattle Team hosted a very successful Kids Cook With Heart class – complete with outstanding media coverage! The program brings hands-on cooking instruction to the classroom with the goal of teaching elementary, middle and high school students about heart-healthy cooking. Regular feedback is that participants take it upon themselves to teach their parents what they’ve learned, and end up influencing [...]

Busy week with the Teens Cook with Heart Program

We had two awesome events with Teens Cook With Heart (TCWH) Next Generation students! Desert Pines High School received a visit from four executive chefs plus to executives from the Food & Beverage department from the Wynn Hotel, our sponsor of the 2016 TCWH competition. Each presenter shared different aspects about their roles and talked to them about the importance [...]

Lace Up for National Walking Day!

Wednesday, April 1st marked the ninth annual celebration of National Walking Day. Individuals across our ten Western States laced up and used at least some time in the day to lace up and get walking. Here’s just a sample of some of the fun activities that took place: Salt Lake City, Utah  About 250 people turn out to participate in [...]

Popular chef and television star intrigued by mission

This picture shared by our Silicon Valley Facebook page was just too good not to share! While out on his Heart Across America 5,000-plus mile bike ride to raise stroke awareness, #StrokeHero Sean Maloney encountered popular television host and chef Gordon Ramsey. Mr. Ramsey was interested in what the riders were doing and even joked that they just might need [...]

Wear Red Day in the WSA!

From Los Angeles to Seattle – communities everywhere celebrated Wear Red Day in style. Here is just a sampling of a few pictures that were submitted – beautiful! Thanks to all for your support of this special day. In Los Angeles, survivors Lilly Rocha, Crystal Flores, and Jessica Ocampo pause after modeling their gorgeous Macy’s red dresses next to Macy’s [...]

Flavors of the Heart – healthy eating is why!

The fabulous Las Vegas was the setting for our fourth annual Flavors of the Heart (FOTH) brain and heart-healthy culinary event – with more than 400 people attending to raise awareness about healthy eating. This engaging event helped us raise more than $20,000 to continue supporting local Las Vegas division programs. About 23 chefs and suppliers showed their support by [...]