The American Heart Association will be holding its Fort Bend County Wine from the Heart Event on Friday, March 1st at 6:00 PM in the Fort Bend County Club.
The event will benefit the American Heart Association and is hosted by the Fort Bend County Division Executive Committee. Heart Disease and Stroke kill hundreds of thousands of Americans each year. It is the goal of the American Heart Association to build healthier lives free of cardiovascular diseases and stroke.
The goal for this year’s event is to raise $50,000 with individual tickets at $55 each or $100 for a couple. Sponsorships are still available by contacting Angela Garza, Senior Director of AHA at 832-918-4058 or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org. The evening will include wine, live and silent auctions, a raffle and live music, all to raise money to fight heart disease and stroke.
This year’s event is underwritten by Johnson Development Corp with Cabernet Sponsors being AmegyBank and OakBend Medical Center. The Pinot Noir Sponsors are: Ray Aguilar & Classic Chevrolet/The Crow Family; Amanda & Ty Bell; Continental Roofing; Teri and Glenn Grimes; Doris & Joe Gurecky; Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital; The Orr Family/The Billington Family/The Price Family; JW Roberts Co. and Weissner Engineering & Surveying.
Someone having a heart attack may experience several symptoms, including: Chest pain or discomfort that doesn’t go away after a few minutes; Pain or discomfort in the jaw, neck, or back; Weakness, light-headedness, nausea (feeling sick to your stomach), or a cold sweat; Pain or discomfort in the arms or shoulder; Shortness of breath. If you think that you or someone you know is having a heart attack, call 9-1-1 immediately.