When we beat as one, we accomplish so much

Thank you to all Heart & Stroke volunteers across the country. You make everything we do possible. Your time and contributions are invaluable. 

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Meet some of our volunteers

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Stephan Maighan

After his mother had a stroke at age 28, Stephan’s life changed completely. He volunteers as a spokesperson to share his mother’s story and raise awareness.

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Magda Schouten

Magda’s family history of heart disease motivates her to give back. Now, she volunteers in our  Edmonton office helping keep our programs running smoothly. 

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Lynn Docherty

Lynn has led many successful fundraising initiatives in Prince Edward Island. In 2021, she joined our provincial board in PEI.


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Dr. Dylan Blacquiere

Dylan, a member of the Canadian Stroke Best Practices writing group and a neurologist, is dedicated to improving outcomes for stroke patients.

Our volunteer promise

Every volunteer is a valued and essential part of achieving Heart & Stroke’s vision of healthy lives uninterrupted by heart disease and stroke. Our community offers a welcoming and fulfilling environment for volunteers to contribute their time and talents. We believe : Volunteers are the heart of the Foundation.



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Join our team

  • Make a difference in the lives of Canadians

  • Be the face of Heart & Stroke in your community 

  • Raise awareness and collect donations for life-saving research