Monthly Archives: September 2010

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NY Senator Gillibrand’s HHF Statement

GILLIBRAND STATEMENT ON HANNAH’S HOPE FUND WINNING REFRESH CHALLENGE GRANT 

Washington, DC – U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand issued the following statement today congratulating Hannah’s Hope Fund on winning a $250,000 grant in the Pepsi Refresh Challenge:

“This is wonderful news for Hannah and her family. The grant awarded by PepsiCo is another step in the search for […]

By |September 8th, 2010|Blog|Comments Off on NY Senator Gillibrand’s HHF Statement

University at Albany HHF Reception Photos

An email excerpt from Lori Sames:
The photos below are from a reception/press conference that the University at Albany held for us on Sept 2nd ….  truly amazing people who want to continue to fund raise for HHF.  They clapped for about 4 minutes straight when we walked in.  There wasn’t a dry-eye in the place! […]

By |September 6th, 2010|Blog|Comments Off on University at Albany HHF Reception Photos

HHFG Game Watch

The Notre Dame Club of Northeastern NY and Hannah’s Hope for G.A.N presents a very special Game Watch

Notre Dame Fighting Irish
VS.
University of Michigan Wolverines 

Saturday, September 11, 2010
Recovery Sports Grill,
235 Hoosick St. Troy NY.
3:00 PM-7:00 PM
Kickoff- 3:30

Food, soft drinks, beer, raffles and a silent auction. Donations will be accepted at the doorFunds raised during this game will […]

By |September 3rd, 2010|Blog|Comments Off on HHFG Game Watch

Hannah’s Hope is Backing IRSF in the September Pepsi Refresh Grant Vote

A Message From Dr. Steve Gray, PhD
Gene Therapy Center, UNC Chapel Hill

Before Hannah’s Hope Fund existed, I was doing research for Rett Syndrome funded by IRSF. Rett Syndrome is fatal in boys, who die in the first year if they come to term. 1 in 10,000 girls have this (I can explain the genetics, but […]

By |September 2nd, 2010|Blog|Comments Off on Hannah’s Hope is Backing IRSF in the September Pepsi Refresh Grant Vote

The Sames Family at Saratoga Racetrack

The same day that the Sames family found out that HHFG had won the $250K Pepsi Refresh grant, the New York State Racing Association (NYRA) Senior Vice President, Dave Smukler, presented a check for $500 to the family as they presented the trophy for the second race.

 

Click here to read the NYRA Blog Article.

By |September 1st, 2010|Blog|Comments Off on The Sames Family at Saratoga Racetrack