WASHINGTON, N.C. (WNCT) — February is Heart Health Month. An event in Washington on Saturday celebrated that and the chance to educate others about the importance of having a healthy heart.

The city of Washington came out in support of heart health. Cornerstone Family Worship Center Church of God held the celebration. Celebration coordinator Pamela Collins said the cause is meaningful to her because she personally struggles with heart issues.

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