“Hi! My name is Tori and I’m the team captain for Tori’s Team. I walk for my sister and dad who, like me, all have Von Willebrand’s Disease. I participate in the walk as a way to give back to the organization that has given me so many opportunities. It’s a great way to raise
Team Rolling for Ryker’s inspiration is a two-year-old boy named Ryker, who was diagnosed with Hemophilia A at 7 weeks old. “[I was] scared and I remember thinking it was an incorrect diagnosis,” team captain and Ryker’s mom, Mindy, said. “I thought they would redo his blood test and find out they were wrong… that in
Tracy combined her love of the bleeding disorders community with her favorite candy, Good N’ Plenty, to form Team Red N’ Plenty for the Unite for Bleeding Disorders Walk. This year will be her seventh walk. “What got us to initially want to participate was when I was at an emergency room and I needed
Yancey Thigpen will be calling our bingo game on May 20th! Join us for a fun night of virtual bingo! RSVP before 3 p.m. on Wednesday, May 20th by emailing email@example.com with your first and last name. Please put Hemophilia Bingo as the email subject.
World Hemophilia Day was celebrated on Friday, April 17, 2020. This marked the 30th World Hemophilia Day! Community members shared what the day meant to them by wearing red, lighting red candles, or putting a red light bulb in their porch. Stephanie S. is the mother of a daughter diagnosed with VWD. She said, “Samantha
With a statewide order to stay at home, many are beginning to feel overwhelmed. Some have lost their jobs, while others must balance work and taking care of children. Pennsylvania has created a new toll-free line to offer assistance and support to those in need. The number to call is 1-855-284-2494. For TTY, dial 724-631-5600.
CLICK HERE TO REGISTER When: September 12, 2020 Where: North Park Swimming Pool Loop S. Ridge Drive Allison Park, PA 15101 We hope you will join us at the North Park Swimming Pool Loop on Saturday, September 12th for our 12th Annual Walk!! This is a day where our community and everyone who supports it
Following the success of the first-ever Breaking Through! Musical Theater Intensive in New York City in 2018 and the nationwide Breaking Through! Chapter Workshops in 2019, Believe Limited is thrilled to announce that the application window for the 2020 Breaking Through! Musical Theater Intensives – to be held in Los Angeles and Chicago – is
Sports and injuries go hand in hand. What generally happens to a player if they get hurt? Maybe they’ll need crutches for a few weeks, take some pain medication, get some bed rest and they’ll be good as new. Unfortunately, children and teens affected by a bleeding disorder do not have an easy or speedy
Team Jaxson comes together for the walk each year to support Kelly and Josh Baker’s five year old son, Jaxson. When he was seven months old, he was diagnosed with severe Type A Hemophilia. Through his diagnosis, Kelly learned that she was also a carrier. Kelly and Josh also have an 11 year-old daughter, Analise,