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Baxter Announces PACT Grant Winners

In October Baxter announced the most recent winners of Partnerships for Advocacy and Communications Training (PACT) grants. Run by the Hemophilia Association of New Jersey and supported by a grant from Baxter, the PACT Grant Program provides financial assistance to support advocacy programs in the bleeding disorders community.

The following winners were recognized at the Baxter-sponsored breakfast symposium, “Your Tomorrow Can Start Today: Finding the Moment,” on Saturday, October 31, 2009, at NHF’s 61st Annual Meeting in San Francisco:

  • Alaska Hemophilia Association
  • Arizona Hemophilia Association
  • Hemophilia Council of California
  • Hemophilia Foundation of Michigan
  • New England Hemophilia Association
  • New York State Hemophilia Advocacy Coalition
  • Ohio  Bleeding Disorders Council
  • The Pennsylvania Chapters of NHF
  • Virginia Hemophilia Foundation and Hemophilia Association of the Capital Area

Since the PACT Grant Program was launched in 2005, Baxter has provided more than $975,000 for 42 state advocacy initiatives.