Get Involved

Whether it's through volunteering, giving, or advocating you have the ability to help fight heart disease and stroke.

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Participate

Your valuable time and effort are essential to helping fight heart disease and stroke

Volunteer your time

Find volunteer opportunities that fit your time and talent.

Create your own event

Our online fundraising tool can help you customize an event that鈥檚 right for you.

Get your company involved

Add us to your workplace giving program, sponsor an event or conduct your own fundraiser.

Give

Your donation helps save lives

It's distressing but true: Someone dies from heart disease, stroke or another cardiovascular disease every 43 seconds in this country.

When you donate to the American Heart Association, you are joining us in the fight against our nation鈥檚 No. 1 and No. 4 killers 鈥 heart disease and stroke.

Your contribution will support such life-saving efforts as research, education, advocating for better health, improving patient care and reaching the millions of people at risk. Your generosity brings us one step closer to a world free of heart disease and stroke.

In short, you鈥檙e helping to save lives.

Honor a loved one

A memorial or tribute is a meaningful way to celebrate someone.

Help save lives all year long

Become a monthly supporter today.

Planned giving

Fight heart disease and stroke by planning your gift through wills, trusts and estate giving.

Advocate

Your knowledge and passion help raise awareness

Federal Issues

Our legislative and regulatory priorities represent the best opportunities to help American build healthier lives free of cardiovascular disease and stroke.

State Issues

Our efforts in states and communities are focused on five major policy areas. These are: Tobacco Free, Quality Systems of Care, Healthy Eating, Active Living, and Access to Care.

Newsroom

Find our media contacts, press resources and advocacy news.