Go Red for Women Luncheon
November 17, 2017
The Go Red for Women Luncheon is the AHA’s premier event for women that focuses on three areas in the fight against heart disease in women: heightening awareness, creating a passionate call-to-action, and generating funds to support education and research. Contact: Megan Calvert, 303-801-4634
Denver Heart Ball
January 27, 2018
The Denver Heart Ball raises funds to support the mission of the AHA and makes a special appeal for programs that help to benefit children’s health and stroke initiatives. Contact: Ashley Nordberg, 303-801-4655
Denver Heart and Stroke Walk
The Denver Heart and Stroke Walk is the signature AHA event, promoting physical activity and heart healthy living in a family-friendly environment. Contact: Sara Prevost, 303-801-4650
Jump Rope for Heart/Hoops for Heart
Jump Rope for Heart and Hoops for Heart are education and fundraising events that engage elementary and middle school students with jumping rope or playing basketball, while empowering them to improve their own health and others. Contact: Elizabeth Tomlin, 913-206-1685
CycleNation is a movement to empower the nation to use cycling to get brain and heart healthy while raising funds to support research to end stroke and heart disease. Teams of four to eight ride stationary bikes in Denver location in a block-party type atmosphere. Contact: Jennifer Barker, 303-801-4657
Events – Our fundraising activities provide for lifesaving research, outreach and educational programs dedicated to improving the lives of our community. The AHA also hosts numerous free events to the public.
Share Your Story – The AHA is always looking for people who want to share the message and mission of our organization while telling their inspirational story to others. Contact: Sanya Andersen-Vie, 303-801-4652
Advocacy – Mobilizing volunteers and staff to influence public policy decisions related to heart health and ensuring the operation of a Federal Legislative response network, are important strategies critical to our mission. Visit www.yourethecure.org to become part of our network today!
Fundraising Event – The AHA hosts a variety of fundraising events throughout the year. Contributions are collected through corporate sponsorships, matching gifts, and in-kind donations. Call 303-801-4630 for more information.
Cor Vitae – The Heart of Life Philanthropic Giving Society is a community of individuals who understand the importance of saving lives through the work of the AHA. Cor Vitae is the vehicle for significant supporters of the AHA to be recognized for their giving and serve as a platform to inspire others to also consider making an impact. Call 303-801-4649 for more information.
Memorial, Tribute or Designated Gifts – Donations may also be contributed via planned giving, workplace giving, vehicle donation, the Heritage Brick Wall or direct individual donation. Call 303-801-4630 for more information.
Ernst & Young, LLP
Peter Buttrick, MD
University of Colorado School of Public Health Anschutz Medical Campus
Immediate Past Chair
Wouter van Kempen
Raymond Estacio, MD
Denver Health and Hospital Authority
Ernst & Young LLP
Judy Regensteiner, Ph.D.
University of Colorado School of Medicine
Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Catholic Health Initiatives