Handbags Helping Hearts fundraiser held at Stickley Audi & Company showroom

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FAYETTEVILLE, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) — Cardiovascular disease is the number one killer of women, taking a life every 80 seconds! On Thursday night, those with the American Heart Association worked to fight back.

Thursday, the Handbags Helping Hearts Fundraiser took place at the Stickley Audi & Company showroom in Fayetteville. The lady’s night and purse auction benefits Go Red For Women.

The event gave the ladies a chance to think about themselves for a bit, while also focusing on heart health.

“Make the small changes in your life, to put those numbers in a healthy range,” said Bea  González, Go Red for Women Campaign Chairperson. “It’s not about size, it’s not about age, it’s really about how you live your life.”

The event helped raise $20,000 for Go Red for Women.

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