Event Calendar

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NHF 69th Annual Meeting

Thursday, August 24, 201711:30 amSaturday, August 26, 201711:00 pm
Chicago, IL
NHF 69th Annual Meeting

NHF’s Annual Meeting enables the bleeding disorders community to come together and exchange information on a wide variety of topics, from the basics of hemophilia and von Willebrand disease to the latest research breakthroughs and new drug therapies. Further, the three-day conference provides the premier opportunity for networking and support for individuals and families affected by bleeding disorders.

Travel Grants are now closed, attendance would be at the participants cost.

Hemophilia Walk - Reno

Saturday, September 16, 2017
9:00 am12:00 pm
Bartley Ranch Park 6000 Bartley Ranch Rd. Reno, NV 89511
Hemophilia Walk - Reno

The Nevada Chapter is proud to be one of the many locations participating in the National Hemophilia Foundation (NHF) Hemophilia Walk program. This event will be NHF’s largest event dedicated to finding better treatments and cures for bleeding disorders, and to prevent the complications of these disorders through awareness, education, advocacy and research. All proceeds from the walk stay in Nevada.

Pfizer Education Dinner - Reno NV

Wednesday, September 20, 2017
6:00 pm8:00 pm
TBD

TBD

Hemophilia Walk & 5K

Saturday, September 23, 2017
7:30 am10:30 am
Floyd Lamb Park 9200 Tule Springs Rd. Las Vegas, NV 89131
Hemophilia Walk & 5K

The Nevada Chapter is proud to be one of the many locations participating in the National Hemophilia Foundation (NHF) Hemophilia Walk program. This event will be NHF’s largest event dedicated to finding better treatments and cures for bleeding disorders, and to prevent the complications of these disorders through awareness, education, advocacy and research. All proceeds from the walk stay in Nevada.

Gettin' in the Game

Friday, November 3, 201712:00 pmSunday, November 5, 20178:30 am
Phoenix, AZ
Gettin' in the Game

Do you like baseball, golf or swimming*? Are you between the ages of 7–18 and have a bleeding disorder? Would you like to travel to Phoenix, AZ for a weekend of baseball, golf or swim clinics for FREE? If you have answered yes to the questions above, “Gettin’ in the Game” Junior National Championship presented by CSL Behring may be for you!

NHF Nevada can nominate two youth, for either baseball, golf, or swimming* for this program. CSL Behring will pay all travel costs and meals for the patient and one caregiver. A caregiver must accompany child.

NHF Nevada will hold an essay contest for all who qualify and would like to participate. If you interested in attending the “Gettin’ in the Game” program submit an essay on one of these topics: what lessons have you learned through your experience of having a bleeding disorder or how have you given back to the bleeding disorder community? Please indicate if you are interested in the baseball, golf or swimming* program. Include your name, age, diagnosis, address, phone number, email address, and your parent or guardian’s name.

*Swimming participants must be able to swim 25 yards without assistance (no stopping or holding onto walls etc.)

Mail to
NHF-NV, Gettin’ in the Game Essay Contest
7473 W. Lake Mead Blvd., Suite 100
Las Vegas, NV 89128

All entries must be received by September 1, 2017 and the two winners will be notified by October 1, 2017.

Annual Family Conference and Holiday Celebration

Sunday, December 3, 2017
12:30 pm6:30 pm
TBD

TBD

Golf 4 the Kids

Monday, April 30, 2018
Red Rock Country Club 2250 Red Springs Dr. Las Vegas, NV 89135
Golf 4 the Kids

Our golf tournament is being held at one of Las Vegas’ most stunning private golf courses, The Mountain Course at Red Rock Country Club. It offers incredible desert views and a challenging course for the most seasoned golfer. Our goal for Golf 4 the Kid’s Tournament is to raise funds for the life-saving treatment and educational and outreach efforts for those with life-threatening inherited bleeding disorders. All proceeds will benefit Nevada families.

Individual golfers, 4somes and various sponsorship opportunities are available!

Camp Independent Firefly

Tuesday, June 12, 20188:00 amSaturday, June 16, 20183:00 pm
Big Bear, CA
Camp Independent Firefly

Camp Independent Firefly is a 5 day 4 night sleep over camp for youth 7 thru 17 years of age. Activities will include returning favorites like horseback riding, swimming, arts & crafts and the rock wall, along with brand new activities. We will also be offering a Leader in Training (LIT) Program for our eligible youth ages 17-19. This program prepares them to be our counselors and leaders of the future.

Children eligible to attend are children with inherited bleeding disorders, carriers of hemophilia and those diagnosed with cancer. Household siblings are also invited to attend camp. Children must be 7-17 years of age (must be 7 years old by June 12, 2018) and be residents of Nevada. Camp is offered free of charge to all who qualify. The entire cost of camp, including transportation to and from camp, is provided by our generous donors and sponsors.​

The on-line camper application will open on February 1, 2018. See link below to apply.