HEADstrong Teams Up With Little East Conference For DIII Week Challenge

HEADstrong Teams Up With Little East Conference For DIII Week Challenge

PHILADELPHIA, PA (March 30, 2021) – The Little East Conference (LEC) Student Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) Executive Committee has selected the HEADstrong Foundation for a LEC Challenge Run during Division III Week, which takes place April 5-11, 2021. Participation in the one-mile virtual run is free, the LEC institution with the most participants will be  … Read more

Attack Cancer With Mitchell Lloyd

Attack Cancer With Mitchell Lloyd

St. Joseph’s Preparatory School’s motto of “Being a man for and with others,” encourages students to be men for others while also conscious of being “with” those who they reach out in service. Junior faceoff midfielder Mitchell Lloyd believes that by leading the charge in this year’s Attack Cancer campaign, he and his teammates can  … Read more

Ride for a cause with Riding aHEAD of Cancer

Ride for a cause with Riding aHEAD of Cancer

Here at HEADstrong we are starting something new and we want to bring you along for the ride! Like so many people across the country, many members of the HEADstrong community have been bitten by the cycling bug, both inside and outside, during quarantine. With that, we’re excited to announce the Riding aHEAD of Cancer  … Read more

Building Blocks Lacrosse Setting Standard With Attack Cancer

Building Blocks Lacrosse Setting Standard With Attack Cancer

For Tyler Russell, getting Building Blocks Lacrosse (BBL) involved in HEADstrong’s Attack Cancer campaign was personal. As the director of the boy’s travel program, he has always made a push to incorporate off the field team building and community service as a way of teaching players that the experience is about more than lacrosse.  The  … Read more

HEADstrong Heroes – Meet Cody

HEADstrong Heroes – Meet Cody

By: Jen Hildebrand For Dakota “Cody” Taffer, a positive COVID-19 diagnosis last July was the start of a journey that he didn’t see coming,  Struggling with recovery from COVID, he went to the emergency room close to his home and underwent bloodwork and additional tests. Then, on July 13th, the diagnosis came back – Myelodysplastic  … Read more

International Women’s Day

International Women’s Day

On International Women’s Day, we celebrate the women who are on our staff and work relentlessly for our vision. Cheryl Colleluori, President & Nick’s MomCheryl was a stay-at-home mom with four baby boys six years old and under and didn’t return to the workforce until her oldest was a freshman in high school.  She dabbled  … Read more

Columbia County Faceoff Against Cancer Lacrosse Event A Success

Columbia County Faceoff Against Cancer Lacrosse Event A Success

This weekend, teams from across Georgia, South Carolina and Florida convened in Evans, Georgia for the inaugural Columbia County Faceoff Against Cancer Lacrosse Event. On Friday night, Chapin (SC) got things started with a 7-6 victory over Greenbrier (GA) and IMG Academy (FL) closed out the evening with a 13-10 win over Maclay (FL). Saturday  … Read more

Core Values Campaign – February 2021

Core Values Campaign – February 2021

The HEADstrong Foundation is relentless, driven by our passion and commitment to honesty, integrity and selflessness in our efforts, to the population we support through athletes and our supporters. As such, our team is integral in pushing the Foundation forward and now, more than ever, it is important to recognize their efforts.  We are proud  … Read more

Fundraiser Spotlight – Kelly-Ann McGrath

Fundraiser Spotlight – Kelly-Ann McGrath

For Adelphi midfielder Kelly-Ann McGrath, participating in the Game Hair Havoc campaign is very personal.  In September, McGrath and her three siblings lost their mother, Tracy, to colon cancer. “My goal is to bring more awareness to this horrible disease and raise money so research can be conducted and other families can be helped,” McGrath  … Read more

Social Media Internship

Social Media Internship

Social Media Internship REPORTS TO: Director of Marketing DURATION:  May – August 2021 LOCATION: Holmes and/or Swarthmore Offices in Delaware County, PA – there will be limited travel required but it will be reimbursed by the foundation.  10 hours per week.  JOB SUMMARY:  The Social Media Intern is responsible for working with the Marketing team   … Read more