b"V O L U N T E E R SVAS THElife blood of the HBA, our volunteers keep the body of our organization not only alive but thriving. From the Global and Advisory Board's strategic guidance to the operational implementation by our Regional and Chapter leaders, these dedicated women and men have contributed immeasurably to our mission. The impact of these more than 750 advocates will prove to be fertile ground for our future collective work towards greater health equity and outcomes for all.758 VOL UN T EERL E A DERSVOLUNTEER LEADERS BY REGION 26Asia-Pacific 9 %Canada 27Europe 169Global 61India 4Mid-Atlantic 56Midwest 44New England 75 INCREASENY/NJ/CT 70Pacific 128 IN NUMBER OF Southeast 76 VOLUNTEERSSouthwest 39 IN 2021.Grand Total 7586"