Join us at the North Park Boat House for the 9th Annual Western Pennsylvania Hemophilia Walk! We walk to support all those who are affected by bleeding disorders - hemophilia, von Willebrand disease and other rare clotting factors.
Invite your family, friends, and co-workers to join your team or encourage them to create their own team and help us meet our goal! If you are unable to join us on September 9th, you can still donate or be a sponsor. This community event will include raffles, gift baskets, free treats, water and entertainment for all ages. Everyone is welcome and encouraged to participate in this fun filled day in beautiful North Park.
We need your support. Funds raised through this event help us:
* promote patient advocacy and blood safety for everyone
* support families in need by offering assistance with medical bills. travel, knee/elbow braces and other medical devices
* provide medical ID jewelry to our members at no cost to them
* provide local educational programming throughout the year
* provide a support network to all our community members
* create and increase awareness about bleeding disorders
If your team raises an average of $25 or more per team member you are able to design your own team t-shirts at no cost to you! Team T-shirt Order Forms must be submitted along with the t-shirt artwork by August 4th. Click here to download the Team T-Shirt Order Form. All of the t-shirts will be on display at the Walk and participants will be able to vote by putting money in the donation jar in front of the t-shirt they like the best. The winner of the Team T-shirt design contest will receive an award certificate and a prize.
Fundraise and earn great rewards! Walkers who raise $250 or more are eligible to receive prizes! Click here for more information!
WPCNHF will also hold the 8th Annual Run For Their Lives 5K and the 3rd Semi-Annual Cornhole Tournament the same day!
Run Registration begins at 7:30 with start time at 8:30am. To register for the run please register online through Pro Bike + Run.
Cornhole Registration and Warm-Up begins at 8am and the tournament begins at 9am. Register for the Cornhole Tournament here.
We promise to bring you a day filled with fun and memories shared with family and friends who will join together towards a common and ultimate goal...finding a cure for bleeding disorders and improving lives. We look forward to seeing you!
Volunteers are needed throughout the day on Saturday, September 9th. If you or anyone you know are interested in volunteering please e-mail Kara at email@example.com or call
724-741-6160. Click here to view volunteer opportunities.
The Western Pennsylvania Chapter of the National Hemophilia Foundation is a nonprofit consumer advocacy and service organization founded in the 1950’s and incorporated as a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization in 1976. WPCNHF strives to enrich the lives of those with bleeding disorders in Western Pennsylvania and respond to the needs of the community in a dynamic environment.