2020 Postcard from Palm Springs
Highlights from the 2020 CHDI HD Therapeutics Conference are now here! This year’s Postcard covers HTT-lowering therapeutics, including an
Registration for our Huntington Heroes National Walk is OPEN!!
Join the Huntington Heroes this May in a united goal to increase awareness about Huntington disease (HD). Funds raised go to research and support services to help improve the quality of life for those affected by HD. It’s a great cause and we hope you will participate and rally friends and family to join us. Let’s show the world how it’s done – let’s show them our HD community spirit! #HuntingtonHeroes
p.s. It takes two minutes to register. Please sign up now to maximize your impact on HD!
IN-PERSON AND DIY OPTIONS: Some chapters are holding in-person walks this year, check out the registration page to see if there is one near you. If not, you have options! Participate in the National Virtual Walk by walking in your own neighborhood on the weekend of May 27-28. Both initiatives go towards our goal to raise $175,000 and walk 4000 km as a community, fundraising and raising awareness along the way!
TAKE THE FIRST STEP: The National Walk is one of our most important fundraisers, supporting research and care for Huntington disease. You can make a difference by registering today and fundraising: p2p.onecause.com/hscnationalwalk
THE WALK T-SHIRT
We are excited to announce the winner of our design contest for the Huntington Heroes National Walk T-shirt, Ilyse Z.!
How to get your official Huntington Heroes National Walk T-shirt (perfect for photos and raising awareness):
If you’d like a commemorative T-shirt celebrating the event and our 50th anniversary, choose the “Register with T-Shirt option” for $35. To have your T-shirt shipped the first week of May, register before March 23.
Don’t want a T-shirt? You can choose to register for FREE without a T-shirt when you sign up.
We also drew a name from all of the submitted entries – Terri A., you are the winner of a $50 VISA gift card. Thank you everyone who participated in our T-shirt design contest.
Are you looking for support resources or information on HD, or do you know someone who is? Please reach out via our new online link and a member of our Family Services team will be in touch: https://contactme.cloud/form/huntingtonsociety
Prefer to talk to someone directly? Please call 1-800-998-7398 and enter the extension of the Family Services team member closest to you: www.huntingtonsociety.ca/family-services-team-list/
We are here for you and we hope to connect with you soon!