Diversidad e inclusión

Strengthening all of us as individuals, as an organization and as one world

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Our mission is to be a relentless force for a world of longer, healthier lives, regardless of race, ethnicity, gender, religion, age, language, sexual orientation, national origin and physical or cognitive abilities. We're committed to ensuring that our workforce, workplace and mission have a shared impact across America's diverse populations.

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Latinx at Heart

We are honoring Latinos’ contributions and influence by celebrating their rich cultures and sharing their unique stories during Hispanic Heritage Month.

Despite the risk to their personal health, Latino essential workers are making many invaluable contributions during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Hearts With Pride

El Mes del Orgullo lesbiano, gay, bisexual, transgénero y queer se celebra en junio para honrar el levantamiento de Stonewall en 1969. Los sucesos en el Stonewall Inn de la ciudad de Nueva York sirvieron como punto de inflexión para el Movimiento de Liberación Gay, que perseguía la igualdad de trato para esta comunidad. 

 

 

 

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Dr. Heval Mohamed Kelli

 Sanar corazones. Inspirar mentes.

As the eldest son of a Kurdish family that fled persecution in Syria, Dr. Heval Mohamed Kelli knows struggle. After living in German refugee camps for six years, his family immigrated to the United States two weeks after 9/11 and settled in one of the Atlanta area’s poorest communities.

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The American Heart Association is a proud catalyst for Hands-Only CPR certification in the Gulf countries(link opens in new window)(link opens in new window). During March, more than 77,000 people in Saudi Arabia became certified in Hands-Only CPR in celebration of Heart Month.

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Fuerza de acción

Confiamos en voluntarios, personal, donantes y socios para ayudar a fomentar un entorno de colaboración inteligente. Las organizaciones de éxito sacan el máximo partido de la diversidad y la inclusión para ofrecer programas, eventos y oportunidades educativas que ayuden a una fuerza de acción culturalmente competente a cumplir su misión.

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Volunteers and staff in physical and virtual workplaces around the nation and across the globe come together to address many challenges to overcome health inequities related to cardiovascular disease and stroke. We aim to create workplaces that support the work of all peoples — regardless of their diverse backgrounds — to narrow the gap of health disparities and bridge the gap to better health. Read our Equity and Inclusion Dashboard to learn more.

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Mercado

From consumers to partners to suppliers, in health care settings, restaurants and retails stores and in communities around the nation, the American Heart Association is committed to ensuring that our mission makes an impact on America’s diverse populations

Diversidad de proveedores

We seek providers that align with our mission and provide quality services at competitive prices. Our database of current and potential providers is shared organization-wide.

Are you interested in being a provider? We work with minority- and women-owned businesses as well as veterans, people with disabilities and LGBT-owned businesses.

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