Agency Profile: American Heart Association
The American Heart Association is the nation’s oldest and largest voluntary organization dedicated to fighting heart disease and stroke. Founded by six cardiologists in 1924, our organization now includes more than 22.5 million volunteers and supporters. We fund innovative research, fight for stronger public health policies, and provide critical tools and information to save and improve lives.
To build healthier lives, free of cardiovascular diseases and stroke. That single purpose drives all that we do. The need for our work is beyond question.