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Shining The Limelight On Blood Cancers, HEADstrong’s 4th Annual Gala, March 21st

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Philadelphia, PA – On Friday, March 21, 2014 the HEADstrong Foundation™ will roll out the lime green carpet for an unforgettable evening as they present the 4th Annual Lime Light Gala.  This special event has been recognized as one of the most inspirational events in the city of Philadelphia, recognizing groundbreaking cancer research, honoring inspirational stories of hope, supporting patients and families, remembering those who have lost their battle, and celebrating survivors of blood cancers. Read More…

Ryan Flanagan Named HEADstrong Humanitarian of the Month

Ryan Flanagan Named HEADstrong Humanitarian of the Month

Being a professional athlete is not just about playing the game you love at the highest level, it is also about being a positive role model out in the community. Whether it be feeding the needy, bringing attention to their favorite cause or promoting the sport to underserved communities, MLL athletes do their part. Read More…

Posted in: MLL

Inaugural HEADstrong Hero Bowl Announced on March 22nd to Feature Drexel vs. Hofstra

Philadelphia, PA – On Saturday, March 22, 2014 at 4PM, the Drexel Dragons will host CAA rivals, the Hofstra Pride, in the Inaugural HEADstrong Hero Bowl, a new collegiate men’s lacrosse event helping to promote blood cancer awareness and advance the mission of the HEADstrong Foundation™. Beginning this year, the HEADstrong Hero Bowl will be held annually between both teams. The event will pay homage to cancer survivors and serve as a tribute to those who have lost their battle against the diseases. Read More…

Posted in: D1

Staying aHEAD of Cancer; HEADstrong Advances Strategic Vision With Newly Designed Website

Holmes, PA – With February 4th being recognized as World Cancer Day, the HEADstrong Foundation™ (HF) seized the opportunity to a make a statement, taking the next step in the fight against blood cancers. The 501(c)(3) organization officially launched its newly designed website, in an effort to advance its mission and strengthen its commitment to those affected by blood cancers. Read More…

Posted in: Social Media, Tech

Making A Statement On The Field; MCLA Announces Awareness Partnership With HEADstrong

Holmes, PA – The Men’s Collegiate Lacrosse Association (MCLA) is proud to announce an awareness partnership with the HEADstrong Foundation™ (HF). This season, over 200 collegiate club programs and over 5,000 athletes will help advance the mission of the organization by wearing HEADstrong’s signature lime green shoelaces. The laces are just part of the long-term commitment that the MCLA has made in supporting the cause. Read More…

HEADstrong Announces 1st Annual Relentless Challenge on March 16th at Wells Fargo Center


Philadelphia, PA – HEADstrong Foundation™ (HF) is proud to announce the 1st Annual Relentless Challenge; a new family-friendly fitness challenge in collaboration with the Philadelphia Wings of the National Lacrosse League (NLL). On Sunday, March 16, 2014, for the first time in Philadelphia sports history, the floors of the Wells Fargo Center will be transformed into a course. Read More…

Posted in: Indoor

HEADstrong Launches Rivalry Series Campaign To Raise National Awareness During April


Holmes, PA – The HEADstrong Foundation™ (HF) is proud to announce the National Rivalry Series, a fundraising campaign that any team, at any level of the game, can adopt into their upcoming season. During the month of April, teams from across the country are encouraged to select a game to observe as a HEADstrong Game, helping to raise blood cancer awareness and funds to benefit the quality of life services offered by the Foundation. Read More…

Posted in: High School

Stylin’ Strings’ #LaxCon Recap Video

Stylin' Strings' #LaxCon Recap Video

Enjoy our 2014 #laxcon recap video from Philly. In it, you’ll see cameos from mesh geniuses and more. Read More…

Posted in: Cascade, Sticks/Shafts

Lacrosse Mustache Madness Surpasses $100,000 Fundraising Goal, Raising $400,000 Since 2009

Holmes, PA – “We did it!” exclaimed Stache Master Ken Clausen as he proudly announced on Thursday that over $100,000 has been raised for Lacrosse Mustache Madness. With less than 24 hours remaining, $101,314 has been raised in total. Over the past six weeks lacrosse players from around the country have been growing mustaches of all shapes, sizes and styles to raise awareness and funds to support the HEADstrong Foundation™. Read More…

Gathering Family and Serving Hope, HEADstrong To Serve Thanksgiving Dinner at HUP

Thanksgiving at Penn

Philadelphia, PA – November 28, 2013 will mark the 7th anniversary of the passing of HF founder Nicholas Colleluori, it will also mark the 7th year that the HEADstrong Foundation™ will prepare and serve a traditional Thanksgiving dinner to patients and families who are undergoing cancer treatments in the Rhoads Pavilion at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania’s Abramson Cancer Center. Read More…