ADVISORY: Lt. Governor Darr to be Keynote at Million Hearts Initiative

Contact: Sarah Beth Lowe, 501-682-2198
Event Date: Friday, February 15, 2013

MEDIA ADVISORY: Arkansas Lieutenant Governor Mark A. Darr to Serve as Keynote Speaker at Million Hearts Initiative in Hot Springs.

Arkansas Lieutenant Governor Mark A. Darr will serve as the keynote speaker at the Million Hearts Initiative event at the YMCA in Hot Springs this Friday. Hot Springs is the first community in the country to offer city wide support of the Million Hearts Initiative.

Million Hearts was launched in September of 2011 to prevent 1 million heart attacks and strokes over the next five years. Heart disease and stroke are the first and fourth leading cause of death in the United States, making heart disease responsible for 1 of every 3 deaths in the country. To learn more about Million Hearts visit

Who: Lt. Governor Mark A. Darr
What: Million Hearts Initiative Kick-off
When: Friday, February 15, 2013
12:00 p.m.
Where: Hot Springs YMCA
130 Werner Street
Hot Springs, AR