American Heart Association
2.7 of 5 187 reviews
www.heart.org Dallas, TX 1000 to 5000 Employees

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AHA is a so-so place to work

Vice President (Former Employee)
Los Angeles, CA

I worked at American Heart Association full-time for more than 8 years

ProsInvested money in keeping staff technologically current. Allowed for telecommuting. High level volunteers.

ConsRotating door for staff. Unreasonable fundraising expectations in a difficult economic climate. Lots of office politics.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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Very few career opportunities, long hours, but friendly staff and senior management

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)
Saint Petersburg, FL

I worked at American Heart Association full-time for more than a year


Pros: Good, competitive pay for a non-profit Cons: Long hours, management abuses administrative staff, and very little career… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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Corporate Development Director (Former Employee)
Fort Worth, TX

I worked at American Heart Association full-time


Pros: I got to work with some amazing volunteers. The AHA… Cons: No work/life balance for the development staff. NO training, but still expected to know how to do everything. You are pretty much on your own… Advice to Senior Management: Look at the strengths of the individuals- don't expect everyone to fit into your cookie-cutter mold! Maybe spend some time getting to know the supporters… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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