A premier East Bay social event, the annual Heart of Gold Ball unites hundreds of the region’s philanthropists, business leaders and medical experts. The Heart of Gold Ball provides vital funds that support the AHA mission to build healthier lives free of cardiovascular diseases and stroke. Specifically, the gala focuses on early childhood risk prevention and the childhood obesity epidemic. The money raised at the gala funds AHA research, development and community outreach programs.
Heart of Gold Gala Details
|When:||May 18, 2013|
|Where:||Wente Vineyards, Livermore, California|
|Event chair:||James D. White, Chairman, President and CEO, Jamba Juice Company|
Contact Stacy Neiman, AHA. 510.903.4020 or Stacy.Neiman@heart.org
About the American Heart Association
Founded in 1924, the American Heart Association is the nation’s oldest and largest voluntary health organization dedicated to building healthier lives free of heart disease and stroke. To help prevent and treat these diseases — America’s No. 1 and No. 4 killers — the AHA funds cutting-edge research, conducts lifesaving public and professional educational programs, and advocates to protect public health. To learn more, call 1-800-AHA-USA1 or visit americanheart.org.About Jamba Juice Company Founded in 1990, Jamba Juice Company is a leading restaurant retailer of better-for-you, specialty beverage and food offerings, which include whole fruit smoothies, fresh squeezed juices and juice blends, hot oatmeal, breakfast wraps, sandwiches and mini-wraps, California Flatbreads™, frozen yogurt and a variety of baked goods and snacks. As of July 3, 2012, there were 783 Jamba Juice store locations globally. Jamba is a proud sponsor of “Team Up for a Healthy America” in the fight against childhood obesity and encourages fans to join the Team Up community of celebrities, athletes and other leaders committed to getting kids active and involved at www.myhealthpledge.com. Photos/Multimedia Gallery Available: http://www.businesswire.com/cgi-bin/mmg.cgi?eid=50457690&lang=en