(WTNH) – The first week of June is National CPR and AED Awareness Week.

A local organization, In a Heartbeat, is working to educate communities on how to use an Automated External Defibrillator (AED) while donating to places that need them.

Mike Papale, founder and president of In a Heartbeat, shares more about his story and how the organization gives back to communities across the state.

For more information go to inaheartbeat.org.

Watch the video above for the full interview.