Hundreds of Sioux Falls-area heart and stroke survivors, physicians, and business and community leaders will join the American Heart Association to celebrate Heart Month and the Go Red For Women movement at the Go Red For Women Event on March 5 at the Sioux Falls Convention Center.
Go Red For Women is the American Heart Association’s nationwide movement that celebrate the energy, passion and power of women banding together to wipe out heart disease, the number one killer of women. The Go Red For Women Event raises money for research and education to prevent heart disease and stroke throughout South Dakota.
The event wraps up the American Heart Association’s celebration of Heart Month in February and will feature a keynote by Sheila Anderson with Image PowerPlay, who will share an inspiring message for attendees about gaining ROI, Return on Image. Her powerful presentation will help women understand how caring for themselves and cultivating a personal brand can help them bring value to the world around them.
Event attendees also will hear from other survivors and experts on ways that they can identify their risk for heart disease and stroke and will also get tips for preventing heart disease through simple lifestyle changes.
The event will begin at 4:30 p.m. with a social hour, silent auction and more. The program will begin promptly at 6:30 p.m. and will conclude at 8:00 p.m.
Go Red For Women is sponsored nationally by CVS Pharmacy and is presented locally by Sanford Health. Additional local event sponsors include SDN Communications, South Dakota Beef Industry Council, Great Western Bank, Goosmann Law Firm, American Bank & Trust, Lewis Drug, Principal Financial Group, KDLT, Argus Leader Media, and Results Radio.