Sign-ups available for virtual American Heart Association Greater Morgantown Heart Walk

Thursday, May 6, 2021

WVU Medicine is participating in the virtual American Heart Association Greater Morgantown Heart Walk on Thursday, June 17, and sign-ups are underway for teams and individuals.

Employees are encouraged to share photos of themselves, their friends and family, and colleagues heart walking at their favorite outdoor adventure spot, such as Coopers Rock, the Rail Trail, or neighborhood.

Help WVU Medicine hit its goals of having 50 teams and 350 walkers participate in this year’s Heart Walk.

Here’s how to participate:

  1. Register a Heart Walk team or join a team at https://www2.heart.org/site/TR?company_id=303174&fr_id=5690&pg=company
  2. Ask others to join your team and hit your fundraising goals as a team.
  3. Contact Alyssa Wilson at the 7SE front desk, ext. 74651, or alyssa.wilson1@wvumedicine.org to donate $10 or more, and receive a WVU Heart and Vascular Institute lawn blanket (available while supplies last). Proceeds go toward WVU Medicine’s Heart Walk fundraising.
  4. Share photos of your team walking in your favorite place around Morgantown on June 17 with the hashtag #morgantownheartwalk and tag WVU Medicine.

The WVU Heart and Vascular Institute is a sponsor of the Greater Morgantown Heart Walk.