RECENT NEWS AND UPDATES
from the Hearts of BC ambassadors @heartsofbc
OUR 1ST FIRST AID TRAINING CLASS
Oct. 15, 2022
Currently, we are training 150 high school students across the Lower Mainland in CPR/AED. This is in partnership with St. John's Ambulance!
OUR 2ND FIRST AID TRAINING CLASS
Nov. 26, 2022
This was our second First Aid Training Class with St. John's Ambulance!
HEARTS OF BC X REDFM X AKALI SINGH GURDWARA FOUNDATION RADIOTHON
April 14, 2022
As part of our radiothon with RedFM and Akali Singh Gurdwara foundation, we raised $43 500! With the money raised, we will be installing 15 AEDs in our community and will be training 150 high school students in CPR/AED.
RICHARD ATKINS' STORY: SUDDEN CARDIAC ARREST SURVIVOR
July 19, 2020
Currently, we are working on a video series project with the University of British Columbia. This is a short video of Richard, a sudden cardiac arrest survivor and his story!
January 27, 2020
CPR & AEDs: The life you save may be your loved one’s
CPR TRAINING WITH THE SURREY FIRE FIGHTERS
August 9 - 30, 2019
We provided CPR-C/AED training for 30 of our student ambassadors in collaboration with the Surrey Fire Fighter's CPR Training programs, for those who have previously not had the chance to be certified.
MIRI PIRI PARADE - SURREY, BC
July 27, 2019
Our Heart Health Ambassadors took to the streets of Surrey, BC took collect survey data from over 230 respondents along with educating these individuals about heart health.
July 20 - 21, 2019
Over 75 students were welcomed to our team. At these sessions they learnt about sudden cardiac arrest, the importance of AED implementation and what it takes to start up a non-profit organization.
PILOT LAUNCH OF INITIATIVE AND RECRUITMENT
July 3, 2019
Through the power of social media and word-of-mouth we received an immense response from British Columbian youth and other local organizations to be a part of our team.