Steve Cullen Healthy Heart Club Run/Walk founder and co-chair Gael Garbarino Cullen (right) presents the Biggest Heart Award to fellow Cardiovascular Center Board member Marybeth Budisch. The CVC Board received the award for raising the most money in donations.
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May 30, 2013 College News - The 17th annual Steve Cullen Healthy Heart Club Run/Walk raised a record $36,000 for heart disease research on Feb. 16. With 900 people lacing up to participate, the Run/Walk continued its promotion of heart-healthy lifestyles and its support of the Medical College of Wisconsin Cardiovascular Center.
Since its formation, the Steve Cullen Healthy Heart Club Run/Walk has contributed more than $330,000 to cardiovascular research and awareness. It is sponsored by the Cullen family and the Badgerland Striders in memory of former Milwaukee Alderman Steve Cullen who died of a sudden heart attack at age 40.