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2019 Greater Northern NJ Heart Walk

West Orange, NJ

Sunday, October 20, 2019

Life is why we walk.

Thanks to all our walkers, donors and volunteers who have accepted the challenge to help fight heart disease and stroke. We cannot achieve our mission without each one of you!

Date & Time

Check-In 8:30 AM
Starts 9:30 AM
Length of Walk 1 Loop=1.7 Miles = 3,736 Steps OR 2 Loops=3.4 Miles = 7,472 Steps


South Mountain Recreation Complex | Orange Reservoir
9 Cherry Lane
West Orange, NJ 07052
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Judith Friedland | Melissa Alonso
Email Judith Friedland | Melissa Alonso
(201) 518-1966 | (201) 518-1960

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Thanks to all the “heart” work from amazing supporters like you, we are that much closer to a world of longer, healthier lives! It's not too late to help us reach our goal of $500,000! You can still login to send emails to friends and family asking for their support or make a personal donation today!

Matching Gifts

Thousands of companies make Matching Gifts to the American Heart Association on behalf of their employees. Matching gifts are quick to set up, easy to submit and a great way to increase your fundraising potential! To find out if your company participates in matching gifts, click HERE then follow the links to the matching gift website to download forms or reach out to your Human Resources representative for more information.

2019 Rewards Center for Fundraising Participants

All participants who raise $100 or more for the Heart Walk have until December 1 to redeem hero gear as a reward for fundraising. You can access the Reward Center through your Dashboard and have rewards shipped directly to you. If you choose NOT to redeem your reward, all the funds you raised go to move our mission forward.

Thank you for being a Heart Hero!

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Darrell K. Terry, Sr., MHA, MPH, FACHE

Newark Beth Israel Medical Center &
Children’s Hospital of New Jersey

Darrell K. Terry, Sr., MHA, MPH, FACHE is a 21-year employee of RWJBarnabas Health and has more than 30 years of experience in health care administration at three major New Jersey Health care organizations. He began his career at Newark Beth Israel Medical Center and Children’s Hospital of New Jersey in Operations Management in 1997. He was named Senior Vice President of Operations in 2006, became Chief Operating Officer in 2011 and in May 2016 he assumed his current position as President and Chief Executive Officer.
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By participating in the Heart Walk, you’re joining a million Heart Walk Heroes from across the nation raising funds for lifesaving science. Science that can teach us all how to live longer and be Healthy For Good.

Take a few minutes to consider the lives you are going to help change for the better through your leadership and donations. We’re talking more moms, dads, brothers, aunts and babies' lives saved. Help keep hearts everywhere beating. Let’s take steps together to cure heart disease and stroke.

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