HEADstrong’s Services Provide Avenue for Piti White’s Future Family

HEADstrong’s Services Provide Avenue for Piti White’s Future Family

By: Jennifer Hoffman Piti and her husband Ryan were in newlywed bliss, relishing their first six months of marriage. The couple had decided to move in with Ryan’s parents to save money so they could purchase their first house.  Piti and Ryan’s eyes were on the future, enjoying their plans of buying a home and  … Read more

Overtime; #1 Ranked Boys and Girls HEAD Coaches Posner & Cummings Leading Charge For High School #LastShift2020 Virtual 5K Challenge

Overtime; #1 Ranked Boys and Girls HEAD Coaches Posner & Cummings Leading Charge For High School #LastShift2020 Virtual 5K Challenge

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 16,2020 Media Alert  Overtime; #1 Ranked Boys and Girls HEAD Coaches Posner & Cummings Leading Charge For High School #LastShift2020 Virtual 5K Challenge What: Inspired by the overwhelming success and viral social media campaign surrounding #LastShift2020, #1 nationally ranked Culver Academy boy’s lacrosse coach Jon Posner and #1 nationally ranked McDonogh  … Read more

HEADstrong Lacrosse: Preparing For The Next Level With Noah Richard

HEADstrong Lacrosse: Preparing For The Next Level With Noah Richard

  By: Jennifer Hoffman  Growing up Noah Richard never expected to be playing professional lacrosse; it kind of just happened.  The Marquette alum and West Chester native was drafted 25th overall by Atlas LC in the 2019 PLL Draft, and has since been traded to the Waterdogs via the 2020 expansion draft. And although he  … Read more

HEADstrong Lehigh Valley Coach Mike Bender Drafted By Connecticut Hammerheads

HEADstrong Lehigh Valley Coach Mike Bender Drafted By Connecticut Hammerheads

Mike Bender has been a household name in HEADstrong Lacrosse and now he’ll be one in the MLL. Bender has been at the helm of HEADstrong Lehigh Valley for the last 5 years, but this lacrosse season he’ll be suiting up in something other than the lime green. He was selected #32 overall by the  … Read more

New York Riptide Close Out Their Season Through #LastShift2020

New York Riptide Close Out Their Season Through #LastShift2020

Written by Jen Hildebrand, Director of Marketing GF Sports  Two countries. Eight states. Two provinces. 38 team members. 5,115 kilometers, or 1,023 participants, apart For Team Riptide, the HEADstrong #LastShift2020 virtual 5k was a far-flung, full-team affair on April 6th.    On March 12th, the entire New York Riptide staff left the office with the  … Read more

Christie Finley Remains Hopeful Despite Leukemia Relapse

Christie Finley Remains Hopeful Despite Leukemia Relapse

By: Jennifer Hoffman We often forget just how delicate life can be, how it can be yanked away from you or how it can unexpectedly be put on pause. For Christie Finley, the reality of that fact set in just before her 28th birthday. After graduating from Purdue University and moving into the Fishtown neighborhood  … Read more

Our Founder’s Last Easter

Our Founder’s Last Easter

  It’s been 13 years since HEADstrong founder Nicholas “HEAD” Colleluori’s untimely passing to cancer and a plush turtle that sings “Love Machine” by The Miracles, given to him by his beloved Jordan during treatment, continues to play on its original batteries.  Maybe it’s a sign from the heavens that Nicholas’ love for Jordan still  … Read more

National Cancer Control Month: 5 Ways to Take Control of Your Life and Reduce the Risk

National Cancer Control Month: 5 Ways to Take Control of Your Life and Reduce the Risk

April is a big month for cancer awareness, reeducation and observation. The first week of April is National Young Adult Cancer Awareness Week, and we also see National Minority Cancer Awareness and National Cancer Control Month recognized throughout April. National Cancer Control Month is incredibly important, even to the HEADstrong Foundation that focuses on direct  … Read more

Last Shift 2020 Campaign Raises over $90,000 for the HEADstrong Foundation 

Last Shift 2020 Campaign Raises over $90,000 for the HEADstrong Foundation 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Jennifer Hoffman Phone: 610-461-5987 ext 303 Email: [email protected]    Last Shift 2020 Campaign Raises over $90,000 for the HEADstrong Foundation    Over 2,000 runners and 165 teams representing collegiate, high school, and club athletic programs across the country participated in the #LastShift2020 Virtual 5k on Monday April 6th, 2020 in honor  … Read more

HEADstrong Provides Meals to Medical Staff During COVID-19 Outbreak

HEADstrong Provides Meals to Medical Staff During COVID-19 Outbreak

The HEADstrong Foundation is doing their part to support medical staff working hard during the pandemic to treat cancer patients. To help the community during this time of uncertainty, HEADstrong is providing lunch for the nurses and doctors in Philadelphia and New York based hospitals who are working on the front lines of this crisis.  … Read more