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Posts tagged ‘Nicole Sapio’

8
Jan

Executive Compensation at the American Heart Association (2021)

The American Heart Association (AHA) is one of the most popular and recognized non-profits in the United States with enormous public support that raises about $800 million annually and has more than $1.1 billion in net assets.

By most accounts, this organization is a magnet for public contributions and an expert at raising and saving money.  But, are they accomplishing their mission, which is to build healthier lives, free of cardiovascular disease and stroke (especially with hundreds of recipes on their website calling for eggs, dairy products, beef, poultry, pork – including bacon, a Type 1 carcinogen according to the World Health Organization, oil, sugar and white flour)? With heart disease the number one cause of death in the United States for decades, one has to wonder if all the contributions to the AHA are really helping to prevent and reverse heart disease? Read more »

29
Jan

Executive Compensation at the American Heart Association (2020)

The American Heart Association (AHA) is one of the most popular and recognized non-profits in the United States with enormous public support but over the past two years, revenue has declined 18% from $852 million in 2018 to $746 million in 2019 to $700 million in 2020.  That the AHA has nearly $900 million in their net fund balance is also noteworthy.

By most accounts, this organization is a magnet for public contributions and an expert at raising and saving money.  But, are they accomplishing their mission, which is to build healthier lives, free of cardiovascular disease and stroke (especially with hundreds of recipes on their website calling for eggs, dairy products, beef, poultry, pork – including bacon, a Type 1 carcinogen according to the World Health Organization, oil, sugar and white flour)? With heart disease the number one cause of death in the United States for decades, one has to wonder if all the contributions to the AHA are really helping to prevent and reverse heart disease? Read more »

22
Sep

Executive Salaries at the American Heart Association

The American Heart Association (AHA) is a non-profit 501 (c) (3) that primarily relies on public and government funds for funding and is therefore required to submit an IRS Form 990 – the tax return that provides details about the organization including how much revenue was raised and spent, the amount the organization has in net fund assets, and the compensation packages of the executives. Read more »