Fundraisers

Please view the NEHA Events below, please contact us if you have any questions.

 

Annual Hemophilia Walkathon: Saturday, June 10, Canton, MA


Each year this annual event is NEHA's biggest fundraiser. Without this important event, NEHA could not provide all the programs and services to the New England bleeding disorders community! Last year, over 750 people helped to raise awareness and funds for NEHA!


This year's walk is on Saturday, June 10, 2017 at Prowse Farm in Canton, MA!  Interested walkers are able to sign-up online as an individual, create a new team, or join an existing team.  he national walk website has a variety of information about the walk including a video from last year's Walk. To learn more about this year's walk on June 10, 2017, contact Rich Pezzillo at rpezzillo@nehemophilia.org

Registration for this event will open on February 1. Learn more: www.hemophilia.org/WALK.


Golf Tournament and Auction: Monday, September 11, Boylston, MA

NEHA will be entering into the 26th year of the Golf Tournament and Auction.  Rotated through various golf courses over the years, NEHA is currently using the beautiful Cyprian Keyes Golf Resort in Boylston, Massachusetts for its event.  Usually held in early September, the Golf Tournament is open to all players and tops out at about 144 golfers.  The event includes a variety of activities including breakfast, 18 holes of golf with cart, a full luncheon, a silent auction with numerous prizes, and an awards ceremony.  During the luncheon, we are pleased to have a local speaker who talks about bleeding disorders and the importance of this event which provides support to our community.

 

Golfers may sign up as a foursome or individually.  A variety of golfing "games" are offered during the tournament including Longest Drive, Closest to the Pin, Beat the Pro, the String Game, and others.  There are several raffle-type offerings too.  Promotion begins in the mid-Spring and continues until 144 golfers are reached.

 

The next Golf Tournament and Auction is schedule for September 11, 2017 at Cyprian Keyes Golf Resort. For more information, contact the NEHA office at 781-326-7645.

 

 

"Gettin' in the Game" Junior National Championships

The New England Hemophilia Association (NEHA) is very excited to have the opportunity to send two representatives from New England to compete in the CSL Behring Gettin’ in the Game Junior National Championships (JNC). One person will be selected for golf and the other for baseball. The annual Junior National Championship event will take place in September at a southwestern US location.  CSL Behring will provide travel arrangements and cover travel costs, including airfare, hotel accommodations, scheduled meals, and transportation while in the host city for each competitor and one accompanying adult. (Please note – the competitor and accompanying adult will be responsible for their own transportation to and from their hometown airport.)


During the program, educational sessions will be available for parents and caregivers, while participants will have the opportunity to take part in a clinic where they learn the fundamentals of their sport, learn about the importance of physical activity, and show off their baseball or golf abilities in a national competition with fellow participants from around the country.  The golf competition will include a 9-hole tournament, and the baseball competition will include throwing, fielding, and batting assessments.  From these events, the Junior National Champions will be crowned.


To be eligible, all applicants must:

•   be between the ages of 7-18

•   be a resident of one of the six New England states or a NEHA member; and

•   have a bleeding disorder; and

•   be able to attend the national JNC event in September.


2017 applications will open this summer.