The American Heart Association needs the time and talent of volunteers to help us create a healthier world, free of heart diseases and stroke. Whatever your capabilities and interests are, we can find a volunteer opportunity that's right for you. Our opportunities offer flexible and convenient ways to get involved. Volunteer in your community
Join the Virtual Heart Walk
Unfortunately, Heart Walks do not occur in every city across America. But it is important to the American Heart Association that all Americans have an opportunity to participate in the Heart Walk in some way. If there is not a local Heart Walk near you, The Virtual Heart Walk is an easy and fun way to make a difference by raising funds for American Heart Association online.
Train to walk or run a half marathon with Start Training! No experience is necessary; we have coaches who will help you every step of the way. Make a difference in your own life while raising funds for the millions of Americans of all ages whose lives are instantly and profoundly changed by heart disease and stroke. To find out how to get involved, click on the appropriate location below.
Find out more about our other programs
From National Walking Day to Walking Programs and Online Worksite Wellness, the American Heart Association offers varies programs that everyone can get involved in. Improve your health and the health of others. About My Heart. My Life.
Give the Gift of Life
Give a general donation to the American Heart Association. Millions of Americans live with heart disease, stroke or a cardiovascular condition. Your donation* will help us save and improve their lives with research, education and emergency care.