To ensure that every Michigan high school has at least one automated external defibrillator (AED) and staff members who are trained in CPR and the use of an AED.
To advocate cardiac screening and testing of all high school student athletes and regular CPR/AED practice drills for schools.
Helping to Make our Michigan Schools Heart-Safe
Since December of 1999, the State of Michigan has lost at least 55 students to sudden cardiac arrest (SCA) and related causes. This website is created in their memory.
In Loving Memory of Kimberly Anne Gillary ~ August 21, 1984 - April 3, 2000
100% of all donations are used
to purchase AEDs and training
for Michigan Schools.
Please view our proposed Model for Michigan High Schools. This is our recommendation for what needs to be done in order for schools to be adequately prepared to handle cardiac emergencies.
Friday, May 10, 2013 from 6:00 - 10:00 pm
at the Detroit Athletic Club
Please visit our New/Events page for more information and to purchase tickets.
All net proceeds from the event will be used to purchase AEDs, CPR/AED training, and AED Drill Kits for our Michigan schools.
With special guest speaker Jiri Fischer
Former Detroit Red Wings Defenseman &
Cardiac Arrest Survivor
April is Michigan Student Athlete Cardiac Awareness Month!
The Michigan Senate and the Michigan House of Representatives adopted resolutions designating April 2013 as Michigan Student Athlete Cardiac Awareness Month. The resoluctions were introduced by Senator John Pappageorge and Representative Gail Haines.