Young at Heart


Overview of Young at Heart
The American Heart Association (AHA) is the nation’s oldest, largest voluntary organization devoted to fighting heart disease and stroke. Founded by six cardiologists in 1924, our organization now includes more than 22.5 million volunteers and supporters. The nationwide organization includes 144 local office and nearly 2,700 employees.

In the fall of 2008, the Dallas office of the American Heart Association formed “Young at Heart”. Members are able to serve the mission of the AHA , while building business and personal relationships throughout the year. 

Mission of the AHA
The mission of the American Heart Association is “To be a relentless force for a world of longer, healthier lives.” The impact goal is by 2020 to improve cardiovascular health of all Americans by 20% while reducing deaths from cardiovascular diseases and stroke by 20%.


Mission of YAH
Young at Heart (YAH) is a relentless group of young professionals that support the mission of the American Heart Association through healthy lifestyle initiatives, community awareness, and both social and professional development to improve the wellbeing of any personal or business relationship.


Join Young at Heart

Benefits of Young at Heart

Executive Membership: $125

  • Free entrance to (2) Executive Breakfasts (Fall and Spring)
  •  Free entrance to (2) Happy Hour/Social Events
  • Access to (2) Select Wine Society Happy Hours
  • Discounted Dinner and Côtes du Coeur After Party Tickets 
  • Volunteer opportunities (i.e. Little Hats Big Heart)
  • Exclusive notice about other special events
  • Network of emerging leaders in the Dallas Region
  • Leadership Opportunities

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View the Upcoming Events for the Young at Heart.

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Dallas Heart Walk – Saturday, September 14, 2019

To volunteer at the Young at Heart tent, contact


Happy Hour – Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Happy Hour + Networking with Young at Heart at STIRR Dallas on Wednesday, September 18. Bring your business cards for an amazing networking experience.

Young at Heart members, RSVP to

Non-Members, purchase tickets HERE

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Interested in becoming a Young at Heart member, click here to register.