American Heart Association Minnesota

A nonprofit organization

129 Donors

86% complete

$10,000 Goal

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Through your support, we've saved millions of lives from heart disease and stroke. Together, we're made for this moment.

Minnesota Health Disparities
Minnesota often ranks in the top 5 nationally for places to live, overall health, volunteerism and philanthropy. Sadly, we also rank in the bottom 5 for worst health disparities as not everyone has equal access to housing options, healthy food, healthcare, and safe places to exercise.

In the Twin Cities, a few miles between neighborhoods could equate to a 27-year difference in life expectancy. We don’t think that it’s fair that a person’s zip code could have more impact on their health than their genetic code. Those in outstate Minnesota are also challenged with long distances to grocery stores and clinics. We are working within our communities to eliminate these social barriers and ensure health equity for all in Minnesota. 


Organization Data

Summary

Organization name

American Heart Association Minnesota

Categories

Health Community Volunteer

BIPOC community

BIPOC serving

Address

2750 Blue Water Road, Suite 250
Eagan, MN 55121

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