The American Heart Association recognizes Sun Coast Resources, LLC as a Fit-Friendly Worksite for creating a culture of health in the workplace through progressive leadership and employee wellness initiatives.
Sun Coast Resources, LLC was honored due to their efforts to transform their workplace food environment with practical guidance and standards for healthier catered meals, meetings, vending machines, snacks and have utilized tools to help their employees reduce the risk of illness and prolong their lives by getting fit and heart-healthy.
The American Heart Association is the nation’s oldest and largest voluntary organization dedicated to fighting heart disease and stroke. Founded by six cardiologists in 1924, their organization now includes more than 22.5 million volunteers and supporters. They fund innovative research, fight for stronger public health policies, and provide critical tools and information to save and improve lives. Their nationwide organization includes 156 local offices and more than 3,000 employees. We moved our national headquarters from New York to Dallas in 1975 to be more centrally located. The American Stroke Association was created as a division in 1997 to bring together the organization’s stroke-related activities.
To improve the lives of all Americans, The American Heart Association provides public health education in a variety of ways. They’re the nation’s leader in CPR education training and help people understand the importance of healthy lifestyle choices. They provide science-based treatment guidelines to healthcare professionals to help them provide quality care to their patients and educate lawmakers, policymakers and the public as we advocate for changes to protect and improve the health of our communities. To learn more about The American Heart Association click here.