NOTE: The Foundation for the National Institutes of Health has been issued this wonderful challenge and is reaching out to bloggers and their readers to help reach their goal.
Show your support of Women and Heart Health by joining the Facebook Cause – The Heart Truth. If the foundation reaches the goal of 100,000 fans, Diet Coke will donate $50,000 to be used for their Heart Truth Community Action Grants program. These grants are issued to community organizations in minority and underserved areas – sometimes the only option for women in terms of information, prevention and treatment. They allow the selected organizations to continue their life saving work.
If you are a Facebook member, simply click on the link below and join the Heart Truth Cause.
Diet Coke will donate $0.50 for member that joins and match every donatation up to $50,000!
The Challenge Expires Monday March 17, 2010 – Please Join Today!
The Heart Truth® is a national awareness campaign, sponsored by the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute (NHLBI), and is being embraced by millions who share the goal of better heart health for all women. The campaign focuses on women’s heart health as heart disease is the #1 killer of women.
The Foundation for NIH
Established by the United States Congress to support the mission of the NIH—improving health through scientific discovery in the search for cures—the Foundation for NIH is a leader in identifying and addressing complex scientific and health issues. The foundation is a non-profit, 501(c)(3) corporation that raises private-sector funds for a broad portfolio of unique programs that complement and enhance NIH priorities and activities. For additional information about the Foundation for NIH, please visit http://www.fnih.org.