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JUNE 3, 2016
Heather McDonald, Esq.
Dr. Richard Rink
I AM CAH
Help spread awareness during CAH Awareness Month! Share your story and how CAH affects your life as a patient, healthcare professional, caregiver, parent or friend.
HOW TO PARTICIPATE:
1. Tell us a brief story about yourself, ending with the “I am CAH” statement.(Example: “I am a college student. I run marathons. I am CAH”)
2. Email your story, description, photo and a video (with subject reciting his/her description that ends in “I am CAH.”) to contact@CARESFoundation.org
3. Share this awareness campaign with your friends, colleagues, healthcare professionals – anyone you know who has been affected by CAH. You can download this flyer to help spread the word!
Thank you for sharing!
THANK YOU, Pennsylvania!
The 1st Annual CAH Awareness Walk in Pennsylvania held on Saturday, May 14th in Center Valley, PA was a great SUCCESS! Thank you to all of our supporters who came out and walked with us to raise awareness of CAH and raise funds for CARES. It was a much-needed sunny day and a great day for the CAH community. THANK YOU to Carlos DaSilva for hosting the event and to his generous family and friends who volunteered at the event. THANK YOU to all of the 100+ participants and donors AND to the sponsors of the event:
2016 gives you even more opportunities to walk in support of CARES and to raise awareness of CAH! Now you have 8 opportunities to make a difference in the lives of those affected by CAH. Please plan on joining us this year to WALK!
JUNE 18, 2016 – 1ST ANNUAL CAH AWARENESS WALK – Veteran’s Memorial Park, Cincinnati, OH
REGISTER BY JUNE 3RD FOR A WALK T-SHIRT!
SEPTEMBER 17, 2016 – 2ND ANNUAL CAH AWARENESS WALK – Newport Avenue Boardwalk, Ventnor, New Jersey (Southern NJ)
SEPTEMBER 24, 2016 – 5TH ANNUAL CAH AWARENESS WALK – Wild Duck Pond Park, Ridgewood, New Jersey (Northern NJ)
OCTOBER 2, 2016 – 3RD ANNUAL CAH AWARENESS WALK – Santa Anita Park & Racetrack, Arcadia, California
Date TBD – 3RD ANNUAL CAH AWARENESS WALK – Location, TBD. Virginia
Date TBD – 1ST ANNUAL CAH AWARENESS WALK – Location, TBD. Massachusetts
Consider hosting a walk in your area. For more information, contact Dina@CaresFoundation.org
2016 CAH EDUCATION CONFERENCE
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 12, 2016
COMPREHENSIVE CARE CENTER FOR CAH at RILEY HOSPITAL FOR CHILDREN at INDIANA UNIVERSITY HEALTH Indianapolis, Indiana
More information coming soon!
Comprehensive Care Centers for CAH offer comprehensive, expert and lifelong medical care for patients in four centers across the country. Visit our Care Centers page for more detailed information.
DID YOU KNOW – that when you shop with AmazonSmile and Goodshop, you are helping improve the lives of thousands of patients and families affected by CAH?
All you have to do is click on the logos below to register for each site and designate CARES Foundation as your charity of choice!
*Make sure to search for CARES on AmazonSmile as “Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia Research Educ & Support Found, Inc aka CARES Foundation”