The S.I. Heart Society is a 501c3 not-for-profit organization
Our mission is to promote Healthy Hearts on Staten Island through educational activities, programs, events, enhancement of the public access defibrillation programs & to reduce the rate of death & disability from heart disease & stroke.
Individuals trained in CPR on SI: 2,364
AEDs donated on SI: 116
Individuals trained in all (5) boroughs through NYC Beating Hearts Initiative: 2,461
AEDs donated in all (5) boroughs through NYC Beating Hearts Initiative: 612
We offer a number of American Heart Association® certified CPR classes, as well as AED training and donations.
Throughout the year we host a number fundraising events, including our Chef's Extravaganza and Rock Out Against Smoking.
The "Beating Hearts" initiative allows every Council member citywide to distribute two or three AEDs to private schools, youth sports facilities, senior centers or similar nonprofits in their districts. The City Council has enlisted us to carry out this initiative.