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Go Red For Women

Jun 14, 2019

Description

A subsidiary nonprofit for the American Heart Association, Go Red for Women is a specialized charity devoted to preventing heart disease and stroke for women. Their ‘About Us’ section includes a history and summary of the work for Go Red for Women. It includes an international subsection, milestones the nonprofit has achieved, and a National Leadership Council.

 

Overview

The nonprofit’s ‘Know Your Risk’ tab includes risk factors, know your numbers, and commit to better health. The ‘Blood Pressure Management’ subsection includes high blood pressure tips, ways to avoid a stroke, and a system known as ‘Check. Change. Control’.

Heart Disease in Women

This tab on the website offers signs and symptoms, facts, and preventing cardiovascular disease. It also includes sections on living with cardiovascular disease, the latest research dedicated to prevention, and a innovative section titled ‘Real Women’.

Get Involved

You can get involved in Go Red for Women by giving through the ‘Wear Red and Give’ and ‘Circle of Red’ programs. You can also get involved by attending CPR training, ‘Go Red for Women’s Luncheons’, ‘Red Dress Collection’ and ‘Stem Goes Red’.

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