Congratulations to the Hemophilia Foundation of Northern California and the Oklahoma Hemophilia Foundation, which hosted walks in April. The Hemophilia Foundation of Northern California hosted its second Walk on Saturday, April 16, at Cesar Chavez Park in Berkeley. More than 400 walkers came out to support the event and the chapter raised more than $56,000.
The Oklahoma Hemophilia Foundation hosted its first Hemophilia Walk on Saturday, April 30, at Mitch Park in Edmond. More than 400 walkers participated in the event and the chapter raised more than $75,000.
And the walking has just begun. There are two more Walks headed your way in June:
New England Hemophilia Association - Sat, June 4
Francis William Bird Park, Walpole, MA
New York City Hemophilia Chapter - Sun, June 5
Riverside Park, NY, NY
To participate in a Hemophilia Walk near you, please visit: www.hemophilia.org/walk.
NHF is pleased to have Baxter as the National Presenting Sponsor again in 2011, leading our group of national sponsors, which includes: Pacesetter Sponsor Bayer HealthCare; Official Sponsors Grifols, Pfizer and Talecris Biotherapeutics; and Supporting Sponsor Biogen Idec Hemophilia.