Bleeding Disorders Awareness Month Wrap-Up

Bleeding Disorders Awareness Month Wrap-Up

March was an incredible month here at VHF—full of activities to spread awareness, raise funds for our mission, and provide tons of education and social activities for our constituents. Here are just a few highlights: Bowling for Bleeding Disorders Our Bowling for...
April 17, 2018 Marks the 28th WFH World Hemophilia Day!

April 17, 2018 Marks the 28th WFH World Hemophilia Day!

The World Federation of Hemophilia (WFH) is an international nonprofit organization dedicated to improving the lives of people with hemophilia and other genetic bleeding disorders. The WFH was established by Frank Schnabel in 1963 and has member organizations in over...
March is Now Bleeding Disorders Awareness Month in Virginia!

March is Now Bleeding Disorders Awareness Month in Virginia!

On the night of her election, Del. Dawn Adams agreed to patron our resolution, her first piece of legislation as a delegate! She also sought co-patrons in Delegates Patrick Hope, Debra Rodman, and Kathy Tran building a broad geographic range of support. HJR 16 was...
End of Session Update

End of Session Update

Last week the House and Senate named members to serve as conferees. These members will work together through the budget conference process to create the final 2018-2020 biennium budget. The House’s budget conferees include 4 new members*: Jones, Peace*, Knight*,...
Eat Frozen Yogurt – Support VHF!

Eat Frozen Yogurt – Support VHF!

Virginia Hemophilia Foundation is teaming up with The Skinny Dip Frozen Yogurt Bar during Bleeding Disorders Awareness Month! Stop by any participating store in March and “round-up” your purchase, and 100% of the proceeds will go toward supporting the VHF programs and...
Red Tie Campaign to Raise Awareness for Bleeding Disorders

Red Tie Campaign to Raise Awareness for Bleeding Disorders

In March 2016, Virginia residents and Americans nationwide participated in the Red Tie Challenge during Bleeding Disorders Awareness Month. Last year, the National Hemophilia Foundation (NHF) added a fundraising component to the campaign, and together with chapters...