Empowering The Community

The 28th Annual Metro Atlanta Heart Walk will take place on Saturday, September 26th, 8:00am at Centennial Olympic Park. A day to celebrate the survivors, raise funds and promote healthy-heart living. Your gift will support medical research & save more lives.  All ages are welcome to participate.   Registration is FREE.
For more information : including : Why We Walk,   Heart Disease Statistics,  How Your Donation Can Make A Difference”   :please click the link (s) below

Why We Walk?

http://www.heartwalk.org/site/c.flKUIeOUIgJ8H/b.8967879/k.93A5/Why_We_Walk.htm

Link to my donation page.

http://metroatlantaheartwalk.kintera.org/faf/donorReg/donorPledge.asp?ievent=1125675&lis=0&kntae1125675=C1B909DADEFE4581B57506949B532090&supid=296894039

Please feel free to mail in donations before the heart walk  ( September 26th)    to the address listed below.

American Heart Association Attn: Atlanta Heart Walk

Ref: Team Kimberly Goodloe

1101 Northchase Pkwy, Suite 1 Marietta, GA 30067

( check payable to the American Heart Association)

How Your Donation Can Make A  Difference……….

http://www.heart.org/HEARTORG/Affiliate/How-Your-Donation-Can-Make-a-Difference_UCM_316583_Article.jsp

General statistics

https://www.goredforwomen.org/about-heart-disease/facts_about_heart_disease_in_women-sub-category/statistics-at-a-glance/        

  • Heart disease is the No. 1 killer of women, and is more deadly than all forms of cancer combined.
  • Heart disease causes 1 in 3 women’s deaths each year, killing approximately one woman every minute.
  • An estimated 43 million women in the U.S. are affected by heart disease.
  • Ninety percent of women have one or more risk factors for developing heart disease.
  • Since 1984, more women than men have died each year from heart disease.
  • The symptoms of heart disease can be different in women and men, and are often misunderstood.
  • While 1 in 31 American women dies from breast cancer each year, 1 in 3 dies of heart disease.
  • Only 1 in 5 American women believe that heart disease is her greatest health threat.
  • Women comprise only 24 percent of participants in all heart-related studies.

Praise Report! I recently receive additional donations for my heart walk team and I’m so grateful!

   Thanks for being apart of my heart journey.          

  Staying Connected with Kimberly:  “ Heart & Soul”                            

 http://kagoodloe.wix.com/heartandsoul  ( website)        

five hats

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