6th Annual Nicholas Colleluori Classic Announced, The Definition of Brotherhood



Holmes, PA – When the Colleluori family lost their son and brother Nicholas in 2006 to a battle with non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma they did not know how they would carry on. While each family member reacted differently to the loss and it seemed as though the Colleluori family would never be whole again. Cheryl Colleluori, Nick’s mother once described the family as a “table missing a leg”. A family wallowing in a state of depression, transformed in wake of the devastating diagnosis, 14 month battle and eventual loss of Nicholas Colleluori. Read More…

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27 Hour Lax-A-Thon Benefitting HEADstrong Provides Bitz of Hope



Winter Garden, FL- Three years ago Gary Bitz Jr., a young lacrosse player from Winter Garden, FL attended NCAA Championship Weekend in Baltimore, Maryland with his father. While visiting the fan fest at the Inner Harbor, Gary had the chance to learn about the HEADstrong Foundation and meet the Colleluori family. And while other kids his age were focused on checking out the latest gear and promotional items in the fan fest, Gary Bitz Jr. inspired by what he had just learned about the HEADstrong Foundation began brainstorming an event idea with the purpose of generating funds to support the organization. Read More…

HEADstrong Launches New Online Store, Building A Brand of Hope



Holmes, PA – Since the creation of their signature lime green Laces for Lymphoma the HEADstrong Foundation embraced the idea that product was a great way to build awareness for the disease that claimed the life of founder Nicholas Colleluori. Over six years ago what began with one awareness item has evolved into a brand of hope offering over 50 items now available with proceeds benefitting the HEADstrong Foundation. The HEADstrong Foundation is proud to announce the launch of their newly developed online store, www.shopheadstrong.com. Supporters of the HEADstrong Foundation will find all of their newest products ranging from shorts to their signature chin strap and customers now have the capability to create their own HEADstrong account, along with creating their own product wish list. Read More…

Team HEADstrong Utah Announced, Awareness Spreading Through Teams Across The Country



Salt Lake City, UT – The HEADstrong Foundation is proud to announce the addition of a newly assembled Team HEADstrong playing out of Salt Lake City, Utah. Team HEADstrong Utah has become the 12th team to assemble over the past three years under the HEADstrong Team model, helping spread the positive message and mission of the HEADstrong Foundation across the country. Read More…

MLL All-Star Jerseys Revealed

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Boston – Take your first look at the 2012 MLL All-Star Game jerseys to be worn by the All-Stars in Saturday’s game at FAU Stadium in Palm Beach County, Fla. The Old School jerseys were designed with the signature lime green color of the HEADstrong Foundation, the official charity of the 2012 MLL All-Star Game. Read More…

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Team HEADstrong Memphis Announced, Tennessee Joins The Fight Against Blood Cancer



Memphis, TN – The HEADstrong Foundation is proud to announce the creation of a newly formed Team HEADstrong playing out of Memphis, Tennessee. It is both a coincidence and a fitting tribute that Team HEADstrong Memphis will be taking the field in their signature lime green for the first time on the 27th of July at the Southern Exposure Lax Clash at Limestone College in South Carolina. Read More…

CJ Costabile Becomes 2013 Player Spokesman for HEADstrong Foundation

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Holmes, PA – Annually, the HEADstrong Foundation recognizes a collegiate lacrosse player taking their career to the professional level that demonstrates exemplary leadership and is committed to servicing the community and using their professional stature to promote the cause. Read More…

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HEADstrong Foundation; Constructing A Village of Hope New Partnership with YMCA Supporting Patients of Nick’s House Announced

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Holmes, PA (May 2012) — In an effort to further their commitment to providing assistance and quality of life services to patients and families of blood cancer, the HEADstrong Foundation has proudly announced a new partnership with the Community YMCA of Eastern Delaware County. This new partnership will provide guests of Nick’s House with complimentary services at the Y. Read More…

Annual Spring Gala Puts HEADstrong Foundation In The “Lime Light”

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PHILADELPHIA – (March 26, 2012) The HEADstrong Foundation is overjoyed by the money raised at Friday night’s Lime Light Gala. With proceeds topping $150,000, HEADstrong plans to distribute funds to Nick’s House, City of Hope and the University of Pennsylvania’s Abramson Cancer Center to support cure-finding research efforts. Read More…

Teams Strap Up This Season To Support The HEADstrong Foundation

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Last weekend in an effort to raise awareness and support the HEADstrong Foundation’s relentless fight against blood cancer, the Gettysburg Men’s Lacrosse Team took the field wearing the Warrior’s Relentless27 Lime Green Chinstrap in their match against the Salisbury University. Read More…

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