Blood Brotherhood & SOAR Weekend

Blood Brotherhood & SOAR Weekend September 17-18, 2022

Embassy Suites by Hilton Greensboro

204 Centreport Drive
Greensboro, NC 27409

Registration Deadline: 08/31/2022 11:59 PM

The Bleeding Disorders Foundation of North Carolina (BDFNC) invites men with a bleeding disorder (Blood Brotherhood) and women with a bleeding disorder (SOAR) for a weekend of connection, learning, and FUN! This event is for all adults, 18+, diagnosed with a bleeding disorder along with spouses, and mothers of girls diagnosed with a bleeding disorder.

While the agenda is still being finalized, there will be a Blood Brotherhood Track and a SOAR Track so that you can connect with the people who share similar bleeding disorders and challenges related to your bleeding disorder. A fun Escape Room activity is being planned for Saturday night. Information about each day is below:

Saturday, September 17

10:00 am – 11:00 am Registration with BDFNC staff
11:00 am – 12:00 pm Welcome Session
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Lunch
1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Blood Brotherhood SessionsKinesio Taping & Novel Therapies
SOAR Sessions — Reproductive Health & I Dare to HOPE
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Dinner
After Dinner Escape Room at Breakout Games-Greensboro

Sunday, September 18

Before 9:00 am Breakfast
9:00 am – 10:30 am
Blood Brotherhood Sessions — Aging Joints & Rap Session
SOAR Sessions  — Rap Session & TBA
11:00 am – 12:00 pm What YOU Said About Mental Health
12:00 pm Lunch & Depart

We will be staying at the Embassy Suites by Hilton Greensboro. Your hotel room, Saturday lunch and dinner, and Sunday breakfast and lunch are all covered by BDFNC thanks to the generous support of our sponsors. Gas cards will also be available upon request to members who are traveling more than 50 miles one way to the event and who attend all sessions.

We expect that you will attend ALL SESSIONS.

If you have any questions, please contact Gillian Schultz, Director of Programs, at events@bleedingdisordersnc.org or call 919-272-6000.

Masks will be required indoors for all attendees, as we feel it is in the best interest of the community. When you register, you must agree to respect and abide by the following rules:

  • Masks will be required for all attendees.
  • Maintain physical distance from others when possible.
  • If you or anyone in your family are feeling sick, have COVID-19 symptoms, or have tested positive for COVID-19 in the past 10 days, please stay home.

 

Registration is closed. Please contact the BDFNC office to see if space is available.

The Bleeding Disorders Foundation of North Carolina gratefully acknowledges the following companies and organizations for their support of the 2022 Blood Brotherhood and SOAR Weekend:

PROGRAM PARTNER

HFA

 

GOLD SPONSORS

CSL Behring          CVS

DrugCo          Novo Nordisk

 

SILVER SPONSORS

BioMarin          

 

Supporter Sponsor

Sanofi