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OUR MISSION IN ACTION

The Veronica Blount Memorial Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to raising awareness about heart disease, the number one killer globally. Through education, advocacy, and community engagement, the foundation aims to empower individuals to take charge of their heart health and lead healthier, more fulfilling lives.

WE HAVE CREATED 10 PROGRAMS TO HELP US EXECUTE OUR MISSION

Our Programs and Initiatives 

Free Blood Pressure Monitor Campaign

GET UP AND DANCE

Promoting Physical Activity to improve heart health

HEART HEALTHY COOKING

Teaching people healthier cooking habits that lead to better health

REACH THEM TEACH THEM

Providing communities with free first aid, AED and CPR training

RED SHOE 3K HEART WALK

An annual event to promote heart health and raise funds to purchase blood pressure monitors

RED SHOE BRUNCH

Pop-Up event hosted in various locations globally

RED SHOE LUNCH

An annual heart disease awareness event that began in 2011

RED SHOE PAINT PARTY

Supporters can purchase a paint party package and host a fundraising event at a location of their choice

SOCIAL IMPACT INITIATIVE

Promoting self care, mental health and heart health

TAKE THE STAIRS

A health and wellness initiative that promotes physical activity and raises awareness about heart disease

PLEASE JOIN US!

Our flagship fundraiser, The Red Shoe Lunch takes place the last Saturday of February each year. Not only is February National Heart Health Month, it is also the month in which Veronica was born. 

Please visit The Red Shoe Lunch to stay informed with the event. 

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