February is heart month and it’s a great chance to show your true colors on Fri., Feb. 6 to support the American Heart Association’s Go Red for Women campaign. Wear red on this special day and all year long, donate to help raise funds for research and awareness and show how you Go Red on social media using #GoRed. Heart disease and stroke kill 1 in 3 women, yet it’s 80% preventable.
Locally, the American Heart Association will be hosting a National Wear Red Day walk on Friday, Feb. 6, from 7:30-8:30 a.m. on Bayshore Boulevard in Tampa. Meet at The Women’s Club on Bayshore, 2901 Bayshore Blvd. Tampa, FL, 33629 (this is where they are meeting and parking). They will meet at 7:30 a.m. and begin walking by 7:45 a.m.
For more information, visit www.goredforwomen.org.