Navigation Links
Bayer's Third Annual Virtual Walk for Hemophilia Raises Funds, Brings Together the Hemophilia Community
Date:11/20/2013

WHIPPANY, N.J., Nov. 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Bayer HealthCare and the National Hemophilia Foundation (NHF) today announced the successful conclusion of the third annual Virtual Walk for Hemophilia, an engaging, online contest designed to raise awareness and funds for those living with bleeding disorders.

The Virtual Walk for Hemophilia (www.walkforhemophilia.com) employs a website where visitors can virtually "walk" online in support of people with hemophilia. Virtual walkers choose which NHF chapter they support, and create customized avatars to represent themselves in the virtual walk.

As part of this year's Walk, Bayer provided $30,000 in sponsorship funds to the national office of the NHF and an additional $33,500 in sponsorship funds to the five chapters with the greatest number of walkers, for a total of more than $60,000.

"Bayer's Virtual Walk is a fun, exciting way for us to engage with the community," said Karen Krzmarzick, Executive Director of the Hemophilia Association of the Capital Area. "We're grateful for the sponsorship funds Bayer provided to us, and know that they will help us do even more for our constituents in the coming year."

The chapters receiving sponsorship funds are:

First place: Hemophilia Association of the Capital Area, with 2729 walkers, received $15,000
Second place: Nevada Chapter, NHF, with 1133 walkers, received $10,000
Third place: Bleeding Disorders Alliance Illinois, with 1075 walkers, received $5,000
Fourth place: Great Lakes Hemophilia Foundation, with 385 walkers received $2,500
Fifth place: Colorado Chapter, NHF, with 351 walkers, received $1,000

Bayer introduced a new twist this year, designed to increase awareness virally, by providing an additional walker "credit" to chapters whose participants shared the event on Twitter or Facebook. 
'/>"/>

SOURCE Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals Inc.
Copyright©2012 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine technology :

1. Immune Pharmaceuticals Reports Third Quarter 2013 Financial Results
2. Cardium Reports On Third Quarter 2013 Financial Results And Recent Business Developments
3. Pressure BioSciences, Inc. Discusses Record Third Quarter Revenue, Strong Fourth Quarter Guidance, Significant Progress on New Instrument Systems, and Expectation to Pay-Off All Outstanding Convertible Notes at the SeeThruEquity Financial Conference
4. CorMedix to Report Third Quarter Financial Results on November 19, 2013
5. International Isotopes Inc. Announces Third Quarter And Nine Months 2013 Financial Results
6. ULURU Inc. Reports Third Quarter 2013 Financial Results
7. China Pharma Holdings, Inc. Reports Third Quarter 2013 Financial Results
8. Nephros Reports Third Quarter 2013 Financial Results and Completes Bridge Financing
9. Vermillion Reports Third Quarter 2013 Results
10. ConvaTec Announces 2013 Third Quarter Earnings Call
11. SPO Global Reports Results for Third Quarter 2013
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:1/15/2014)... and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/6k27gw/dental ) has announced the addition ... Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends And Forecast, 2013 - ... (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) Dental ... order to treat dental impairments, for tooth restoration and ...
(Date:1/15/2014)... , Jan. 15, 2014 AARP Foundation today announced it ... adults suffering from the severe cold weather that has gripped ... to helping those in need; so to support these emergency ... up to $250,000, which could mean up to $500,000 in ...
(Date:1/15/2014)... Corporation (the "Company") (NASDAQ: CLSN ) today ... to purchase an aggregate of approximately $15 million of ... offering, led by a dedicated health care fund. ... these investors pursuant to which the Company agreed to ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Dental Consumables Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends And Forecast, 2013 - 2018 2Dental Consumables Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends And Forecast, 2013 - 2018 3AARP Foundation Establishes Winter Relief Fund for Older Adults Suffering from the Severe Cold Weather 2AARP Foundation Establishes Winter Relief Fund for Older Adults Suffering from the Severe Cold Weather 3Celsion Corporation Announces $15 Million At-The-Market Registered Direct Offering 2Celsion Corporation Announces $15 Million At-The-Market Registered Direct Offering 3
(Date:7/12/2014)... City, Utah (PRWEB) July 12, 2014 ... two types of startups, with awards being bestowed to ... emphasis spotlighted Utah’s outstanding entrepreneur community with recognition for ... a sustainable model with incoming revenue. , 25 Under ... across the state that are under 5 years old. ...
(Date:7/12/2014)... (PRWEB) July 12, 2014 A recent article ... provides a trio of suggestions for those seeking cosmetic ... days are rapidly approaching and the heat begins to enliven ... to their summer clothing, realizing that they didn’t work out ... , This can cause a sudden surge of people eager ...
(Date:7/12/2014)... July 12, 2014 Wright & Schulte LLC, ... in Just For Men Lawsuits (case #59776/2014), announces they ... of reports that allege the popular hair dye, Just For ... to their face, neck and other areas. In addition to ... Men chemical burns , the advertisements being run by Wright ...
(Date:7/12/2014)... (PRWEB) July 12, 2014 ... score of 4.1 out of 5. This above-average ... have been underpinning buyer negotiation power over the ... analyst Anna Son, “during the period, surging demand ... costs associated with new product development, have placed ...
(Date:7/12/2014)... Augusta, GA (PRWEB) July 12, 2014 ... Nova Medical Centers, is pleased to announce that it ... , This new facility will join four Atlanta-based ... will be located at 3209 Deans Bridge Road, and ... Monday through Friday. , “With Nova’s treatment philosophy ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:SquareHook is Recognized for UVEF 25 Businesses Under 5 Years-Watch Out 2Health News:Best Summer Cosmetic Surgeries Revealed in Article By Seattle Plastic Surgeon 2Health News:Just for Men Lawsuit News: TV Campaign Launched by Wright & Schulte LLC to Inform Consumers of the Alleged Association between the Popular Hair Dye and Chemical Burns 2Health News:Just for Men Lawsuit News: TV Campaign Launched by Wright & Schulte LLC to Inform Consumers of the Alleged Association between the Popular Hair Dye and Chemical Burns 3Health News:Just for Men Lawsuit News: TV Campaign Launched by Wright & Schulte LLC to Inform Consumers of the Alleged Association between the Popular Hair Dye and Chemical Burns 4Health News:Floor-Grade Instruments Procurement Category Market Research Report from IBISWorld has Been Updated 2Health News:Floor-Grade Instruments Procurement Category Market Research Report from IBISWorld has Been Updated 3Health News:Floor-Grade Instruments Procurement Category Market Research Report from IBISWorld has Been Updated 4Health News:Nova Medical Centers To Open New Facility in Augusta, Georgia 2
... 2.5% in 2007, BRAINTREE, Mass., Feb. 12 ... insurance was up +1.4% in,December, year-over-year. For the ... -2.5%, according to the MIB Life Index(SM). Despite ... was the only age group,to post 2007 year-to-date ...
... Protalix,BioTherapeutics, Inc. (Amex: PLX ), announced today ... the Nobel Prize in Chemistry,has been appointed to the ... member of the U.S. National Academy of Sciences,and the ... at Stanford University. He joined the faculty of Stanford ...
... of the late Dr. Frank Stanton, Former President of ... League (ARL) of,Boston has received a $3 million grant ... ARL of Boston,s 109-year-old history.,The Stanton Foundation was created ... former president of CBS and a noted philanthropist., , ...
... high-end ,infotainment, systems manufacturer to manage global ... manufacturing operations with Visiprise Manufacturing, ... leader in,integrated manufacturing execution (MES) solutions today ... Harman,International, has selected Visiprise Manufacturing as their ...
... the first and only soybean oil to provide the highest ... serving, and light, clean taste., IOWA CITY, Iowa, Feb. ... product that not only meets the increasing,consumer demand for low ... and neutral taste so important to food processors., Asoyia ...
... Board of the County of Shelby, Tennessee ... Health Systems, Inc.) ("Series 1985C Bonds") ... Board of the County of Shelby, Tennessee ... (Methodist Health Systems, Inc.) ("Series 1995 Bonds") ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:MIB Life Index Reports North American Life Insurance Activity Up 1.4% in December 2Health News:Protalix BioTherapeutics Appoints Professor Roger D. Kornberg to Board of Directors 2Health News:Protalix BioTherapeutics Appoints Professor Roger D. Kornberg to Board of Directors 3Health News:Photo: Animal Rescue League of Boston Receives $3 Million Grant to Establish a Center for Shelter Dogs 2Health News:Photo: Animal Rescue League of Boston Receives $3 Million Grant to Establish a Center for Shelter Dogs 3Health News:Harman/Becker Automotive Systems Completes Initial Deployments of Visiprise Integrated Manufacturing Execution 2Health News:Harman/Becker Automotive Systems Completes Initial Deployments of Visiprise Integrated Manufacturing Execution 3Health News:Asoyia Announces New Mid Oleic Ultra Low Lin Soybean Oil 2Health News:Methodist Healthcare - Memphis Hospitals Announces the Commencement of the Tender Offer for Certain Designated Maturities of: 2Health News:Methodist Healthcare - Memphis Hospitals Announces the Commencement of the Tender Offer for Certain Designated Maturities of: 3
... Wire-Reinforced LMA ™ Airway., ,The ... tube which allows it to be ... while maintaining a good seal. This ... and dental surgery, or other procedures ...
... Versatile LMA™ Airway., ,The LMA ProSeal™ ... double cuff design enables seal pressures of ... The drain tube separates the alimentary and ... flexible airway tube, enable longer periods of ...
... superior, disposable supraglottic airway tool that utilizes ... design to provide the best non-intubating airway ... a safe, reliable, cost effective and efficient ... laryngoscopy is not feasible or attainable. With ...
... Available in even sizes 20-36F. Single use. ... patient comfort. The Latex-Free Robertazzi is the ... offering the best solution for latex sensitivity. ... offer a quality latex-free product as your ...
Medicine Products: