Event Calendar

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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.

Las Vegas - Bayer Educational Program & Dinner

Tuesday, July 10, 2018
6:00 pm8:00 pm
TBD

Details Coming Soon

Northern Nevada Family Education Weekend

Saturday, July 21, 201810:00 amSunday, July 22, 20184:00 pm
TBD

Northern Nevada Family Education Weekend is free of charge and provides families in Northern Nevada, affected by bleeding disorders, an opportunity to bond with their families and peers. Participants will have a chance to meet others in their home state that are experiencing some of the same health issues, helping them to develop a stronger support system and benefit from the emotional health of individuals within a family unit.

Las Vegas - Women's Wellness Day Retreat

Saturday, August 25, 2018
TBD
Las Vegas - Women's Wellness Day Retreat

Details coming soon

Las Vegas Unite for Bleeding Disorders Walk

Saturday, September 15, 2018
8:00 am10:30 am
Floyd Lamb Park at Tule Springs:9200 Tule Springs Rd, Las Vegas, NV 89131
Las Vegas Unite for Bleeding Disorders Walk

For our 2018 Walks, we UNITE as a community to raise awareness for all bleeding disorders.

Everyone walks for a reason, whether it’s in support of a loved one, friend, parent, child, or in memoriam, yet this event is so much more than just a walk. Formerly known as the Hemophilia Walk and 5k, many of you have already participated in this walk in previous years, and have shaped it into an amazing day of support for all Nevadans with bleeding disorders.

To those of you who are new to our community and walk this year, we welcome you and encourage you to join us for this unforgettable day.

Reno Unite for Bleeding Disorders Walk

Saturday, September 22, 2018
10:00 am12:00 pm
Bartley Ranch: 6000 Bartley Ranch Rd, Reno, NV 89511
Reno Unite for Bleeding Disorders Walk

For our 2018 Walks, we UNITE as a community to raise awareness for all bleeding disorders.

Everyone walks for a reason, whether it’s in support of a loved one, friend, parent, child, or in memoriam, yet this event is so much more than just a walk. Formerly known as the Hemophilia Walk and 5k, many of you have already participated in this walk in previous years, and have shaped it into an amazing day of support for all Nevadans with bleeding disorders.

To those of you who are new to our community and walk this year, we welcome you and encourage you to join us for this unforgettable day.

Gettin' in the Game

Friday, September 28, 2018Sunday, September 30, 2018
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
222 S. Rainbow Blvd Suite 203
Las Vegas NV 89145

More information on entry deadlines coming soon!