Advocate Spotlight: Jenny Simmons
An Effective System of Care is why
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Advocate Spotlight: Ruth Tewes
Prevention and Awareness is why
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Meet Brian Kranniwitter, Nebraska Government Relations Director
My family and friends is why
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Meet Kendra Krueger, Project Coordinator
Meet Kendra Krueger, Advocacy Project Coordinator, who is located in Jamestown, ND. Kendra helps support Government Relations and Grassroots work for North Dakota, South Dakota and Nebraska.
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Advocate Spotlight: Jodi Renee Giron
Accessible, Affordable Healthcare is why for Development Director for Lincoln Heart Walk, Sioux City Heart Walk, and Go Red Sioux City
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Meet Rachel Larson - Omaha Heart Walk Director
Rachel Larson is the new Heart Walk Director for Omaha! Rachel shared her WHY with us and what motivates her to work toward reducing the impact of heart and stroke in our communities.
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Share your Story: Mary Toso
Mary Toso - You're the Cure Advocate
I have become more involved in the American Heart Association in recent years because of my desire to support a health related organization where I can have an impact. There are so many ways to be involved with the AHA and I know I am making a difference for my family, my community and my state.
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Advocate Spotlight: Deb Carlson
Deb Carlson is President and CEO of Nebraska Methodist College, and recently joined the Greater Omaha Division Board of Directors of the AHA. Deb says having seen the effects of heart disease and stroke on her family and friends, joining our cause was a very personal decision. "We all have choices to make with our limited free time, and being an advocate for the AHA is a great use of my time and one that I know makes a difference," said Deb. Deb recently shared her story with the AHA.
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Omaha Metro Board Achieves Gold Standard in Advocacy
The AHA Advocacy team in Nebraska extends congratulations to the Omaha Metro Board for achieving the Gold Standard for Advocacy. The board’s year-long involvement in the organization’s advocacy efforts impacts Nebraska’s public policy efforts to improve cardiovascular health.
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My Dad is Why
Pamela Miller is the West Region Grassroots Director for the AHA. Get to know Pam and learn about her passion for the American Heart Association and American Stroke Association.
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