WomenHeart & Burlington Coat Factory partner to hold free heart screening for women


    Below is part of a release we received about WomenHeart & Burlington Coat Factory partnering to fight heart disease in women —



    WomenHeart: The National Coalition for Women with Heart Disease will receive    a generous donation for more than $1.1 million dollars from the national off price retailer, Burlington Coat Factory.  Funds were generated as a result of the retailer’s 2nd Annual Red Dress event hosted from February through Easter, in support of women’s heart health. A check presentation and heart health screening event, inclusive of complimentary blood pressure screenings and hearth healthy educational materials, will be offered at the retailer’s Orlando location on National Women’s Checkup Day as part of National Women’s Health Week. The event will be held from 11AM to 2PM at the Burlington Coat Factory at 8204 S. Orange Blossom Trail, Orlando, FL 32809 on Monday May 13th.



    More About WomenHeart


    WomenHeart: The National Coalition for Women with Heart Disease is the nation’s only patient centered organization serving the 42 million American women living with or at risk for heart disease – the leading cause of death in women. WomenHeart is solely devoted to advancing women’s heart health through advocacy, community education, and the nation’s only patient support network for women living with heart disease. WomenHeart is both a coalition and a community of thousands of members nationwide, including women heart patients and their families, physicians, and health advocates, all committed to helping women live longer, healthier lives. To receive a free on line heart health action kit or to donate, visit www.womenheart.org.



    More About Burlington Coat Factory —



    Burlington Coat Factory is an off price retailer with more than 500 stores in 44 states and Puerto Rico. Burlington offers brand name merchandise for the entire family and home with up to 65% off department store prices every day. Burlington features the latest trends in ladies’ dresses, suits, sportswear, juniors, accessories, menswear, family footwear and children’s clothing, as well as an assortment of furniture and accessories for baby at Baby Depot, home décor and gifts, along with the largest selection of coats in the nation. For more information, visit BurlingtonCoatFactory.com.