Benefits of working with the American Heart Association (AHA)

The AHA is recognized as the global leader in resuscitation science, education, and training, with more than 22.5M volunteers and supporters. Since being founded by six cardiologists in 1924, the AHA has been dedicated to fighting cardiovascular diseases in an effort to reduce disability and death caused by cardiovascular disease and stroke. Other reasons to work with the AHA include:

  • For more than 50 years, millions of people have trusted the AHA to deliver lifesaving training programs and materials
  • Each year the AHA trains more than 13 million people globally in CPR
  • The AHA funds more cardiovascular research than any US organization aside from the government and has funded 13 Nobel Prize winners and numerous scientific breakthroughs
  • The AHA’s 20/20 Goal: To improve the cardiovascular care of all Americans by 20% and reduce deaths from cardiovascular disease and stroke by 20% by 2020