Events – Apr 2022

Central Kentucky Heart Ball Raises Funds and Remembers Former Executive Director

LEXINGTON The American Heart Association’s (AHA) Central Kentucky Heart Ball, presented by WesBanco, took place on March 5, 2022 at the Central Bank Center in Lexington. This year’s event was a tremendous success, raising more than $438,000 to fund the battle against heart disease in Central and Eastern Kentucky. During the event, the AHA recognized the healthcare community for their efforts throughout the pandemic and beyond. University of Kentucky football player and cardiovascular disease survivor, Kenneth Horsey, spoke about the difference the AHA makes in the lives of himself and other survivors.

Heart of Louisville Heart Ball Returns with Huge Success!

LOUISVILLE The American Heart Association’s (AHA) Heart of Louisville Heart Ball was held on March 26 at the Kentucky International Convention Center in Louisville, raising nearly $800,000 to fund the fight against cardiovascular disease. The AHA also recognized two individuals who have made a significant impact in Kentuckiana. Dr. Sarah Moyer, director of the Louisville Metro Department of Public Health, was presented the “Live Fierce. Stand for All.” Award for her equitable health efforts, and Abby Mulvihill was recognized as the top fundraiser in the nation for Leaders for Life, a class of changemakers dedicated to improving the health of their communities.