HEADstrong Lacrosse Unveils Plans for Fall Lacrosse Tournament at DE Turf Sports Complex in Delaware

HEADstrong Lacrosse Unveils Plans for Fall Lacrosse Tournament at DE Turf Sports Complex in Delaware

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Jennifer Hoffman Phone: 610-461-5987 ext 303 Email: jhoffman@headstrong.org   HEADstrong Lacrosse Unveils Plans for Fall Lacrosse Tournament at DE Turf Sports Complex in Delaware As a way to regain a sense of normalcy, HEADstrong Sports, a division of the HEADstrong Foundation, has organized a tournament open to athletes of various divisions  … Read more

How Tournaments Have Changed Due to COVID-19

How Tournaments Have Changed Due to COVID-19

The HEADstrong Lacrosse Club of Lehigh Valley has been eagerly waiting to hit the field again. They got up and running during the month of July, participating in several tournaments every weekend. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic there were several changes that would make tournaments look different than what the players and fans were accustomed  … Read more

Why Good Nutrition is Crucial During Cancer Treatment

Why Good Nutrition is Crucial During Cancer Treatment

If you or a loved one is diagnosed with cancer, it can disrupt your life in more ways than you can imagine. Not only can it cause changes in how you feel, but it can also disrupt your normal eating patterns. When you’re healthy, eating enough nutritious food to receive the proper nourishment is typically  … Read more

HEADstrong Lacrosse Hires Jessica Scannapieco as Philly Girls General Manager

HEADstrong Lacrosse Hires Jessica Scannapieco as Philly Girls General Manager

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Jennifer Hoffman Phone: 610-461-5987 ext 303 Email: jhoffman@headstrong.org    HEADstrong Lacrosse Hires Jessica Scannapieco as Philly Girls General Manager   The HEADstrong Lacrosse Club is proud to announce the recent hire of Jessica Scannapieco as the new General Manager of the Philly Girls Lacrosse Club. Jessica graduated from Western New England  … Read more

Cardinal O’Hara High School Raises $6,300 for HEADstrong

Cardinal O’Hara High School Raises $6,300 for HEADstrong

By: Jennifer Hoffman  Cardinal O’Hara High School, a Delaware County, PA based co-ed Catholic school, has been relentless in their 2020 fundraising efforts. Despite the worldwide pandemic that shut down the school, the students and faculty continued to raise money for the HEADstrong Foundation’s mission of improving lives affected by cancer. Throughout the school year  … Read more

Baylor’s Gurleen Kaur is Driving it Home for HEADstrong

Baylor’s Gurleen Kaur is Driving it Home for HEADstrong

By: Jennifer Hoffman For Gurleen Kaur participating in the Driving it Home campaign was a no brainer. The Baylor University junior felt compelled to support the campaign because she knows how devastating a cancer diagnosis can be and the toll it takes on a family. Her cousin has been diagnosed with leukemia twice and just  … Read more

HEADstrong & Spellman Performance Launch 60/40 Challenge For Families Overcome By Cancer

HEADstrong & Spellman Performance Launch 60/40 Challenge For Families Overcome By Cancer

HEADstrong & Spellman Performance Launch 60/40 Challenge For Families Overcome By Cancer   (Chula Vista, CA) – How fast can you run a 40-yard or 60-yard dash?  How do you stack up against athletes across the country?  What if your time could change lives affected by cancer and at the highest risk of contracting COVID-19?   … Read more

Mike Panepinto is Going Lime For HEADstrong

Mike Panepinto is Going Lime For HEADstrong

By: Jennifer Hoffman  At some point during an athlete’s lacrosse career, whether it is during their club days, high school or even college journey, they will likely hear about the HEADstrong Foundation. It could be the infamous lime green laces, ditching the razors and participating in lax stache or going lime and pledging ground balls  … Read more

Nick’s House Stories: The Camp Family

Nick’s House Stories: The Camp Family

By: Jennifer Hoffman “My daughter said it feels like home. She is happy here and she isn’t in a hospital bed or a hotel room. She can move around and I think that your attitude about it makes a world of difference in fighting this disease,” said Jillian Camp.    When a family is hit  … Read more

5 Important Facts to Know About Sarcoma

5 Important Facts to Know About Sarcoma

July is Sarcoma Awareness Month. Oftentimes, sarcoma is called the “forgotten cancer” because of its rarity. A sarcoma is a cancerous tumor that can be found virtually anywhere in the body, but generally starts in the bones, muscles, tendons, connective tissues, or blood and fat vessels in the extremities. There are two main types of  … Read more