Our passion at the Iowa Heart Center Foundation is building healthy hearts and lives! For over 30 years Iowa Heart Center Foundation has contributed to clinical and community outreach across the state by providing access to emerging information on cardiac health, supporting the training of healthcare professionals through continuing professional education and student scholarships, providing access to automated external defibrillators (AED), and facilitating community education and outreach on cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and living a heart healthy life. With your help, we can reach our goal of building healthy hearts and lives!

Emergency Cardiac Response

Providing life-saving medical equipment in Iowa communities.

Continuing Education in Cardiovascular Care

Providing access to emerging information on cardiac health and supporting development of future healthcare professionals through student scholarships.

Heart Disease Prevention

Community Outreach

Increasing awareness about cardiac health and related services through community activities and events.


  • VisionEvery heart a healthy heart.
  • MissionThe mission of the Iowa Heart Center Foundation is to provide community-based services and educational programs that inspire Iowans to lead a heart-healthy life.