Christopher Templin is the Team Captain of Team Ladybug. He was diagnosed with Hemophilia B at age 2 due to an injury in 1977. His brother, and several other relatives, also had Hemophilia B, so it wasn’t long before they realized why he was still bleeding even after he got his stitches. Christopher, and his
The team captain of Gino’s Gang is Dawn Rotellini. She has two children, Gianna and Gino. Gino has hemophilia B and their family has a history of bleeding disorders, all the way back to their grandmother. “My Grandmother was a carrier of hemophilia B, but we have no known family history before her of bleeding
Holiday Tree and Wreath Auction and Wine Tasting Event November 16, 2019 at the Cornerstone at Tonidale Doors Open: 6:30 pm Wine Tasting Tickets: $25 Non-Tasting (Designated Driver) Tickets: $10 More information at: wpchnf.org We Need Your Help! There are many ways to participate in this event and we need your help! We need
The Alec James Schake Memorial Scholarship is now accepting applications for high school seniors planning to pursue a college education in the 2019-2020 school year. This scholarship was established to honor the life and legacy of Alec Schake, a wonderful young man and member of the bleeding disorders community. Alec was incredibly kind and
The National Hemophilia Foundation (NHF) will hold it’s 71st Annual Meeting in Anaheim, CA, October 3-5, 2019. The Annual Meeting enables our community to come together and exchange information on a wide variety of topics, from the basics of diagnosis to the most recent and relevant developments in treatment and technology. It is the premier
Wednesday, April 17, 2019 will be officially recognized as “World Hemophilia Day” in Pennsylvania as resolved by the Commonwealth’s Senate (SR 79 – Costa) and House of Representatives (HR 207 – Frankel). On this day, the Capitol dome will be lit red in honor of the occasion. In unison with World Hemophilia Day, key Philadelphia
Light it Up Red! for World Hemophilia Day, April 17 Last year, thousands of people united to show their support for the global bleeding disorders community on World Hemophilia Day by lighting up more than 70 major landmarks in cities across the world. This year, no matter where you are on April 17, please be
WPCNHF’s Sixth Semi-Annual Cornhole Tournament was held on April 6, 2019 at The Cornerstone at Tonidale. This double elimination tournament was managed by Steel City Cornhole. Warm up and registration started at 1:00pm and the tournament began at 2:00pm. Each participant received an event t-shirt and each participant over 21 years received a drink ticket.