February is national heart month and there are lots of event that you can either organize or take part in to celebrate heart health. One of these event is Go Red for Women 2012.
- What is it? Go Red for Women is a special initiative by the American Heart Association that’s meant to educate and empower women about heart health.
- When is it? Most Go Red for Women 2012 events will be taking place during national heart month, which is February. For example February 3rd is national wear red day, although wear red events can take place on other days throughout the month as well.
- What events can I participate in? there are a number of Go Red events that you can either organize yourself or participate in. The following are a few official events that I recommend.
Wear Red Day 2012
You can organize a fun fundraiser and wear red on Feb 3rd, here’s a detailed guide and details on where to get more info.
Go Red Luncheon
These are running throughout the year all around the country and are a great way to learn about heart health and contribute to this amazing cause. Find an event near you here.
A Go Red Get Together
You can also organize your own initiative, like a get together with a few friends, girlfriends or family and use the event to educate everyone about heart health. Here’s more info about what you can do.
Whichever way you choose to celebrate national heart month have a camera ready especially if you will be participating in any Go Red for Women events, take lots of pictures and use them to win prizes and promote your event next year and years to come, this is a great tradition to start or continue with your family, co-workers and friends. Have a heart healthy month.