Be a Change Maker
Today, more women than ever recognize that heart disease is the leading cause of death among women. But the work is far from over. Go Red for Women strives to spread awareness, empower women to take charge of their health, raise funds for gender-specific research and build powerful partnerships. It’s no longer just about wearing red.
The Open Your Heart Committee in Maryland is a social group of professional women dedicated to supporting Go Red for Women. Through giving, volunteerism, and networking events, our Open Your Heart is engaging the next generation of female leaders in our community to build a healthier future for Maryland women, free of heart disease and stroke.
Keishawna Griffin: Co-Chairperson
Utilizing her Business degree from Morgan State University, Keishawna is the owner and lead coach of a health & wellness firm called SoXtraFIT. As a Wellness Coach, Speaker, Go Red Open Your Heart Committee Chairperson and former Baltimore Ravens Cheerleader, this Baltimore Maryland native is no stranger to the fit and healthy lifestyle.
Erin Montgomery: Co-Chairperson
After earning her MBA, Erin Montgomery started in public accounting by joining EY with a focus on the life science industry. Erin has over twelve years’ experience and currently is the Chair “woman” for EY Baltimore’s Professional Women’s network. Erin is passionate about health and wellness joining the Go Red Open Your Heart Committee to help bring more awareness to women’s health issues.
By supporting Go Red, you inspire women to make healthy lifestyle changes, mobilize communities, and shape policies to save lives. When you attend a luncheon and get involved as a volunteer and supporter, you help to improve the health of women in your community. You make it possible for more women to receive the lifesaving information they need about their risk for heart disease and stroke and empower them to live stronger, healthier lives.
Thank you for opening your heart to support Go Red For Women.