Get Involved

Be Active, Be Healthy, Be Involved 

Each year, the American Heart Association relies on people like you to help us build healthier lives, free of cardiovascular diseases and stroke. There are many ways you can become involved with the American Heart Association in Western New York, such as:

  • Participate in a local event. For a full listing of our events visit
  • Volunteer to help in the office with mailings, stuffing, filing, data entry
  • Become an advocate by contacting your legislator on important American Heart Association issues. Join our advocacy network at
  • Talk to your child’s school about heart healthy programs
  • Encourage your employer to participate in worksite wellness programs and apply for our Fit-Friendly designation
  • Know your numbers
  • Share your story
  • Donate your time, services
  • Inquire about volunteer leadership such as event chairs, committee leads, and board positions
  • Learn CPR, and much more

YOU can make a difference. YOU can save a life. If you are interested in volunteering with the American Heart Association or American Stroke Association please give us a call today. We would love to hear from you!