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  • You're the Cure Community Site Training IL, IN & MN

    You've seen the site, now learn the details! We just launched the next generation of the You're the Cure website, and it's centered around you (yes, you!). The new site is customized for every advocate based on what issues matters most to you, where you live, who is a part of your community...
  • You're the Cure Community Site Training - IL, IN & MN

    You've seen the site, now learn the details! We just launched the next generation of the You're the Cure website, and it's centered around you (yes, you!). The new site is customized for every advocate based on what issues matters most to you, where you live, who is a part of your community...
  • Healthy Communities Forum

    You’re Invited to a Healthy Communities Forum: Growing Healthy Communities in Cottonwood, Jackson, Faribault, Martin & Watonwan Counties Fairmont Holiday Inn Tuesday, October 23, 2012 6:00p.m. Dinner & Presentation This event is free and open to the public! Special Guests: Miss Minnesota...
  • You're the Cure Community Site Training - IL, IN & MN

    You've seen the site, now learn the details! We just launched the next generation of the You're the Cure website, and it's centered around you (yes, you!). The new site is customized for every advocate based on what issues matters most to you, where you live, who is a part of your community...
  • You're the Cure Community Site Training - IL, IN & MN

    You've seen the site, now learn the details! We just launched the next generation of the You're the Cure website, and it's centered around you (yes, you!). The new site is customized for every advocate based on what issues matters most to you, where you live, who is a part of your community...
  • You're the Cure Community Site Training - IL, IN & MN

    You've seen the site, now learn the details! We just launched the next generation of the You're the Cure website, and it's centered around you (yes, you!). The new site is customized for every advocate based on what issues matters most to you, where you live, who is a part of your community...
  • You're the Cure Community Site Training - IL, IN & MN

    You've seen the site, now learn the details! We just launched the next generation of the You're the Cure website, and it's centered around you (yes, you!). The new site is customized for every advocate based on what issues matters most to you, where you live, who is a part of your community...
  • Meeker-McLeod-Sibley Healthy Community Forum

    Hosted by the Community Leadership Team Registration is now open for a special Meeker-McLeod-Sibley Healthy Community Forum with keynote speaker Dr. Ehlinger, MN Commissioner of Health; along with special guest Miss Minnesota. Join us on learning about reducing health care costs, sustainable solutions...
  • Lincoln, Lyon, Murray Counties Healthy Community Forum

    You’re Invited to a Healthy Community Forum: Growing Healthy Communities in Lincoln, Lyon, Murray Counties. Marshall Area YMCA, Thursday, November 29, 2012 11:00am to 1:00pm - Lunch & Presentation. This event is free and open to the public! Special Guests: Miss Minnesota Siri Freeh Minnesota...
  • Nobles, Pipestone, Rock Counties Healthy Community Forum

    You’re Invited to a Healthy Community Forum: Growing Healthy Communities in Nobles, Pipestone and Rock Counties. Blue Mound Banquet and Meeting Center Thursday, November 29, 2012 5:00pm to 7:00pm- Dinner & Presentation. This event is free and open to the public! Special Guests: Miss Minnesota...
  • Benton County, Sherburne County, Stearns County & BLEND Healthy Communities Forum

    Our community plays a big role in our health. Having readily available fresh fruits and vegetables and having safe places to walk and bike, helps improve our community’s health. Schools offering healthy foods and encouraging physical activity helps children grow into healthy adults. Workplaces...
  • The Minneapolis Movement for Healthy Living

    Looking Back, Moving Ahead The Minneapolis Movement for Healthy Living healthy eating + physical activity + smoke free living Thursday, January 17, 2013 Longfellow Community Center 3435 36th Avenue South, Minneapolis In schools, neighborhoods, clinics and other settings, Minneapolis has made tremendous...
  • Polk, Norman, & Mahnomen Healthy Communities Forum

    Our community plays a big role in our health. We need readily available fresh fruits and vegetables and safe places to walk and bike. We need our schools to serve healthy food and encourage biking and walking. We need smoke-free multi-unit housing, work places and campuses. Our local Statewide Health...
  • Bemidji Healthy Community Forum

    Our community plays a big role in our health. We need readily available fresh fruits and vegetables and safe places to walk and bike. We need our schools to serve healthy food and encourage biking and walking. We need smoke-free multi-unit housing, work places and campuses. Our local Statewide Health...
  • Heart on the Hill

    Our Heart on the Hill will take place,Tuesday, February 12, 2013. This year’s event will be a full day of trainings, activities and an opportunity to meet with your legislators. This year we will be advocating to build healthier lives in Minnesota, free of cardiovascular disease and stroke. Our...
  • Heart on the Hill 2014

    Join us to advocate for AHA's policy agenda: Promote physical activity to reduce heart disease with funding for Safe Routes to School and bike/pedestrian investments. Improve access to lifesaving Automatic External Defibrillators by developing a statewide registry of all public access AEDs...
  • Health Equity Working Committee

    HEWC invites you to learn about MNSure and how it can increase access to health care for our communities. Get your questions answered. Speaker - Mario Vargas, MNSure Sr. Outreach Analyst MNsure is Minnesota’s new online marketplace where individuals, families and small employers can...
  • Minnesota Stroke Registry Program Regional Workshop Series Fall 2013, Meeting the Designation Criteria

    The Minnesota Stroke Registry Program is pleased to announce the second 2013 regional workshop series entitled: Meeting the Designation Criteria . This workshop will focus on new stroke ready hospital designation criteria to be implemented by the Minnesota Department of Health starting in 2014. This...
  • MN Heart on the Hill

    Register online now at http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/MNHOTH2014 by March 1, 2014 Join other advocates to speak with Minnesota legislators in a strong, unified voice about the importance of fighting heart disease and stroke. Attend workshops and training and then put your skills to the test when you...
  • Blog Post: Volunteer for the You're The Cure area at the Northland Heart Walk

    The Advocacy Department needs 4-6 volunteers for our upcoming heart walk in Duluth. We will need help throughout the day working at the advocacy information table, collecting petition cards and recruiting new advocates to our network. All volunteers will receive a You’re the Cure t-shirt. Please...
  • Blog Post: My Story: Katie Krisko-Hagel

    Katie Krisko-Hagel Eagan, MN I am a registered nurse. My Ph.D. is in nursing with a specific focus on heart disease, especially in women. My stroke story is about my mother who died from stroke and heart disease six years ago. It was 1995 when she presented to an emergency room after having experienced...
  • Blog Post: Volunteer with TLC & Move MN at the State Fair!

    As a member of the Move MN Coalition, the American Heart Association is headed to the State Fair this month to spread the word about urgent transportation needs in our state—and we need your help! Volunteer for a few hours and the Coalition will return the favor with free fair admission and...
  • Blog Post: Study Released on Childhood Obesity Policy

    Health Talk (University of Minnesota) posted an article today on Childhood Obesity Research. Check it out! AHA's RVP of Advocacy, Rachel Callanan was co-author! How our legislators make decisions depends on a variety of factors such as expert beliefs, constituents’ opinions, political principles...
  • Blog Post: Stillwater stepping up to be a heart-safe community

    Check out this article from the Stillwater Gazette! They interviewed Justin Bell, AHA's Government Relations Director of MN, on the importance of AEDs. A automatic external defibrillator (AED) uses recorded voice commands to help bystanders if a cardiac arrest is taking place. (Submitted photo...
  • Blog Post: August Recess: Representative Peterson

    You're the Cure advocates like Mary Bertram and Minnesota Advocacy Committee member, Jo DeBruycker are puzzled why some Members of Congress are trying to roll-back strong nutrition standards for school meals. So Mary and Jo made a visit to Representative Colin Peterson's office, delivering a...