Young Hearts for Life

Each week sudden cardiac death claims the lives of more than 60 young adults in the United States. The Young Hearts for Life (YH4L) Cardiac Screening Program identifies high school and college students at risk for sudden cardiac death.  With the help of philanthropy, YH4L has become the largest program for the prevention of sudden cardiac death in our youth, in the United States.

Along with screening, YH4L mission is:

  • To educate the community about Sudden Cardiac Death
  • To assist schools/trainers prepare an Emergency Action Plan to effectively manage cardiac emergencies
  • To provide families who have lost a child or sibling with support through interaction with other families who have faced this same unimaginable loss.

For more information about Young Hearts for Life:

Make a gift in support of Young Hearts for Life or the YH4L Junior Board:

Or, you may choose to make a gift to one of the following YH4L Memorial Funds: