Saturday August 6, 2016 at 9:30 AM EDT
Sunday August 7, 2016 at 1:00 PM EDT

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Richmond Marriott
500 East Broad Street
Richmond, VA 23219

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Kelly Waters
Virginia Hemophilia Foundation


Teen Advocacy Weekend - August 6 - 7, 2016

Advocacy, Education, Community Building, and Adventure!

Teen weekend is open to teens age 12 and older with bleeding disorders, their teen siblings, and teens of parents with a bleeding disorder.

One parent/caregiver is required to attend Saturday night’s dinner, Sunday’s activities, and stay overnight with their teen (immediate family and household members are invited to attend dinner and Sunday’s activities). There is no fee to attend.

Overnight accommodations will be provided at the Richmond Marriott, 500 East Broad, St. Richmond, VA 23219.

Saturday, August 6th

  • Q&A with VA Legislators and Staff at the GAB (Teens Only)
  • Lunch and Guided Tour of the VA Capital Building (Teens Only)
  • Informal Meetings with Executive Branch Members (Teens Only)
  • Educational Dinner for the Entire Family at Peak Experiences (one of the largest indoor climbing centers on the East Coast!)

Thank you to our "Teen Education and Advocacy Day" sponsors Baxalta, CSL Behring, Hemophilia Federation of America, and Novo Nordisk

Sunday, August 7th – For the Entire Family

  • Educational Breakfast at the Richmond Marriott
  • VHF Celebrate Summer - Community Event, an active and safe river adventure with Riverside Outfitters at Brown's Island