11 Nov 2014
A Reflection on Gratitude and AHA in Montana
Guest Blogger: Amanda Cahill, Montana Government Relations Director It’s been more than 10 years since I got the news that my dad, Tom, had had a heart attack. I was 20 years old, an undergraduate student at University of Montana...
10 Nov 2014
Eric Rothenberg: Top Advocate and Top Fundraiser
This fall Heart and Stroke Walks took place across Washington to raise funds to support the American Heart and Stroke Association’s lifesaving mission. With events in Spokane, Tacoma and Seattle, more than 13,000 walkers (including the Seattle Seahawks’ mascot, Blitz!)...
8 Sep 2014
Back to School - Join Us As We Advocate for Healthy Policies for Our Children
written by Marc Watterson, Government Relations Director, Utah Like many of you, I look forward to the fall season! Truth be told I’m not a huge fan of the heat and I have always loved Utah’s cooler fall climate. Fall...
18 Oct 2013
A Day in the Life – Rally for Medical Research, 2013
Written By Marcy Shugert, California The Rally for Medical Research met on September 17-18, 2013 to ask Congress to stop the sequestration of National Institutes of Health (NIH); and I was one of the people chosen to go - it...
4 Oct 2013
California: World Stroke Day is October 29th
Guest Blogger: Josh Brown, Grassroots Advocacy Director October 29th is World Stroke Day, a day to raise awareness about stroke, America’s fourth leading cause of death. World Stroke Day is a global campaign aimed at reducing the incidence of stroke...