Alvarado Hospital was the 2010 San Diego Heart Walk Stroke Sponsor, which is part of the hospital's Stroke Champion partnership with the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association,.
The 2010 Heart Walk raised money in the fight against heart disease and stroke in San Diego. Every year, more than 9,000 community-minded individuals and companies raise money and participate in the walk.
All money raised went to the American Heart Association and is tax-deductible. The money raised goes to fund research and education into heart disease and stroke in San Diego.
This year, Alvarado raised more than $7,000. The overall goal for the San Diego Heart Walk was $1.4 million.