Sep 18-20

NHF Annual Meeting

When nearly 3,000 people gather in one place at one time they constitute a united front. That’s what will happen at NHF’s 66th Annual Meeting in Washington, DC, when kids and adults with bleeding disorders and their families, physicians and researchers, HTC providers, chapter staff and volunteers, and industry partners all congregate in Washington, DC, September 18-20, 2014. Let’s make it a capital event!


NHF’s 66th Annual Meeting Info


Oct 10


7:00 p.m.

Oct 17-19

Gettin’ in the Game Junior National Championship

Location: Phoenix, AZ

 GHA has been invited to send two individuals with bleeding disorders between the ages of 7-18 to the Gettin’ in the Game event which will take place October 17-19, 2014 in Phoenix, AZ. The event will include competitions in baseball and golf and we will be nominating one individual for each of the two competitions. Selected nominees will receive hotel and airfare for themselves and one parent or guardian. Throughout the weekend, participants will have the opportunity to attend educational sessions to learn more about bleeding disorders and the importance of physical fitness and healthy lifestyles. Participants will also learn the fundamentals of golf and baseball, proper stretching techniques, and the importance of safety on and off the field.

To be eligible for nomination by GHA participants must have a bleeding disorder, be between the ages of 7 and 18, and live in the GHA service area (i.e. southern Illinois, eastern Missouri). Interested individuals must fill out an application and submit an essay of no more than 500 words on why they are interested in participating. All applications must be submitted by Friday, August 20, 2014.

Nov 08

Trivia Night

Location: Richmond Heights Community Center
8001 Dale Ave, Richmond Heights, MO 63117
7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

Dec 14

GHA Holiday Party

Location: Magic House
516 S Kirkwood Rd, St Louis, MO 63122
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM