Friday, February 1 is National Go Red for Women Day! It’s a day for you to wear red, raise some money for the American Heart Association, or make personal choices to live a heart-healthier life. Here are some events surrounding the National Go Red for Women Day around the Sound.
Go Red with Cascade Eye and Skin Centers
Friday, February 1
6:00pm – 9:00pm
Cascade Eye and Skin Centers
5225 Cirque Drive West
Universtiy Place, WA 98467
253.841.7930 or 253.564.4144
Head to Cascade Eye and Skin Centers for an evening of fun while learning about the importance of heart health. This event features both live and silent auctions. Have a fabulous time and enjoy discounts on products and services while supporting Go Red For Women. Each guest will receive a voucher of their choice: one area of Botox® or a skin care product package, each valued at $350. Call to purchase tickets.
Go Red For Women at Alderwood Mall
Saturday, February 2
11:00am – 3:00pm
3000 184th Street SW
Lynnwood, WA 98037
The American Heart Association is calling on women to take action for a healthier heart with fun activities, resources and tips. Know the keys to preventing heart disease, the number one killer of women, and celebrate 10 years of the Go Red For Women movement. This event is free and open to all ages.
The Wear Red Sale at Macy’s
Saturday, February 2 through Wednesday, February 6
Participating Macy’s Department Stores
Get an extra 20% off select merchandise at your participating Macy’s store. Four ways to save during the Wear Red Sale! Wear red to any store and receive extra savings! Purchase a Red Dress Pin for $2 at any Macy’s store. Macy’s will donate 100% of all Red Dress Pin sales to the American Heart Associations’s Go Red For Women movement. Use your Macy’s Card to make a purchase, or shop online using promo code: WEARRED. Check out the details HERE.
Wear your little red dress (or red something!) to celebrate National Wear Red Day. Partial proceeds will benefit the National Heart Association’s Go Red for Women program. Enjoy a glass of wine and painting together with friends. All your supplies are included, plus instructions. $45 dollars, advanced online registration only.
On Wings of Hope: Benefit and Dinner
Friday, February 8
1700 1st Ave South
Seattle, WA 98134
Come to this benefit auction and dinner for The Hope Heart Institute, a Bellevue non-profit that has been doing cardiovascular research and education, and saving lives, for over 50 years. The evening will be a rock ‘n roll spectacular event, with dinner, cocktails, a live auction and tons of surprises. Live music from Smash Mouth, too! Tickets available online.
Run 4 Her Heart 5k
Saturday, February 9
Emerald Ridge High School Campus
12405 184th St E
Puyallup, WA 98374
Celebrate February as National Heart Health Awareness Month by running the Run 4 Her Heart 5k, benefiting GoRedForWomen.org and the Future Health Professional Organization at Emerald Ridge High School. The event will promote physical fitness within our community and raise awareness about cardiovascular disease and its causes. The race course will start and end at the Emerald Ridge High School track. Register online.
Women Take Heart Event
Wednesday, February 20
5:30pm – 8:30pm
11909 124th Avenue NE
Kirkland, WA 98034
Help increase awareness of women’s heart issues at Women Take Heart, an evening of wine and chocolate-tasting plus an informative program on heart healthy living — and your first opportunity to register for the July 27, 2013 Golf Fore Red tournament. Your $35 ticket includes hors’d’oeuvres, a box of six truffles and $15 off wine purchases. Register HERE!
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