Be Active, Be Healthy, Be Involved!
To help build awareness and educate the public, as well as raise funds for heart disease and stroke research, we host many events in your community throughout the year including athletic events, social events, survivor and caregiver gatherings and more. Check out our listing below to find an opportunity that fits for you! For event details and registration visit www.heart.org/Maine.
National Eating Healthy Day • November 4, 2015 | Region-wide |heart.org/nationaleatinghealthyday
On this day, Americans are encouraged to make small, healthy changes and raise the awareness of the importance of good nutrition.
National Wear Red Day® • February 5, 2016 | Region-wide | www.wearredday.org
Join companies, organizations, schools, media and neighborhoods across Maine and America in wearing something red to show your support for women with heart disease.
Go Red Gala • February 12, 2016| Morgan Hill Events Center, Hermon
Please stay tuned as our volunteers plan a new event in the Bangor area complete with a Valentine’s Day theme.
Maine Go Red Luncheon & Educational Forums • March 15, 2016 |Holiday Inn By the Bay, Portland| www.heart.org/maine
A powerful event that brings together female leaders from throughout the community to help fight against heart disease, heightening awareness of the issue and empowering leaders to educate others about the movement.
National Walking Day • April 6, 2016 | Region-wide | heart.org/NationalWalkingDay
On this day, Americans are encouraged to lace up their sneakers and take at least 30 minutes out of their day to get up and walk to raise awareness of the importance of physical activity and to get your family, friends and co-workers started on a healthier way of life.
Southern Maine Heart Walk • May 15, 2016 | AAA Parking Lot/Back Cove Portland | www.southernmaineheartwalk.org
This is our largest fundraising event in Maine. Join over 2,000 local supporters for a morning kick-off event followed by a walk around Portland’s pristine Back Cove walking trail.
Go Red York County Event • Fall 2016 | Location TBD
Be a part of the Go Red For Women movement in York County at our annual event featuring workshops, inspirational speakers, a fabulous silent auction and heart-healthy meal.
Central Maine Heart Walk • September 2016 (TBD) | Hilton Garden Inn Riverwatch, Auburn |CentralMaineHeartWalk.org
A non-competitive walk, bringing together over 1,500 people from throughout Central Maine. Satellite walk in Rumford too.