Ampion, a Boston-based solar energy company, today announced support for the American Heart Association and their core work fighting heart disease and stroke while funding innovative research to better understand COVID-19 and its interaction with cardiovascular disease through their Life Is Why We Give™ campaign. Life Is Why We Give inspires consumers to honor their reasons to live healthier, longer lives – by giving.
Between now and February 28, 2021, Ampion will donate $100 to The American Heart Association for every new qualified customer who signs up for its community solar program using the link, www.ampion.net/heart. Through the Life Is Why We Give campaign, Ampion and its customers have
a quick and easy way to give to the Association and support its mission. Ampion joins several national companies in supporting the campaign.
The American Heart Association is working with researchers, medical experts, community leaders, businesses, families and more to reduce the impact of the coronavirus. The following are some ways they’re dedicating their resources to make a difference. Donations through Life is Why We Give participating retailers – no matter the amount – allow the Association to:
● Fund research that can improve the health outcomes of heart and stroke patient- including $2.5 million to research investigating the cardiovascular implications of the coronavirus
● Provide support to hospitals, health care professionals and patients -teaching hospitals and communities how to safely administer CPR during coronavirus pandemic
● Work to ensure the greatest needs of communities are prioritized, including access to care, financial support, proper nourishment, and physical activity.
To learn more about the Life Is Why We Give campaign and other participating companies, please visit www.heart.org/lifeiswhywegive.
Ampion is a Public Benefits Corporation whose mission is to make it easy for everyone to access clean, renewable energy. Ampion is working to see real progress in the fight against climate change. We’re committed to operating in a way that produces sustainable value to all of our stakeholders: our neighbors in the communities we serve, our employees, our investors, and our business partners. Our success is defined by how well we serve the greater good, not just the profits we earn. For more information, visit www.ampion.net/heart or call 800-277-3641
About the American Heart Association
The American Heart Association is a relentless force for a world of longer, healthier lives. We are dedicated to ensuring equitable health in all communities. Through collaboration with numerous organizations, and powered by millions of volunteers, we fund innovative research, advocate for the public’s health and share lifesaving resources. The Dallas-based organization has been a leading source of health information for nearly a century. Connect with us on heart.org, Facebook, Twitter or by calling 1-800-AHA-USA1.
About Life Is Why We Give
We all deserve to live a long, healthy and happy life. However, heart disease and stroke are robbing too many of us of this chance. The American Heart Association is working to ensure that everyone has an opportunity to have a quality of life that they can spend more joyfully with family and friends. When people donate or purchase goods and services from our Life is Why We Give™ cause supporters, we move closer to creating the quality of life we all desire. Life Is Why We Give aims to inspire consumers to think about their reasons to live healthier, longer lives and to give to American Heart Association for those reasons. For too long, heart disease and stroke have stolen our precious moments. It’s time we fight back together and affirm that we’re more powerful than these diseases… because everyone has a reason to live a longer, healthier life… and that reason is why we give.
For Media Inquiries:
American Heart Association: 214-706-1173
For Public Inquiries:
American Heart Association: 1-800-AHA-USA1 (242-8721)
heart.org and strokeassociation.org