Events


Many 7-Eleven Stores in Long Island Collecting Donations for CAF

Thursday, March 30th, 2017

April 12, 2017-  This year’s Long Island Care Walks have a new corporate sponsor – United 7-Eleven Franchisees of Long Island and New York (UFOLI). Many 7-Eleven stores all over Long Island have posters and coin boxes in support of Cooley’s Anemia Foundation (which will stay all year beyond the Care Walks). Since they are […]

Registration Now Open for 2017 Patient-Family Conference

Monday, March 27th, 2017

March 27, 2017 – Registration is now open for CAF’s 2017 Patient-Family Conference!  This year’s Conference will be held from July  7-9 at the College Park Marriott Hotel and Conference in Hyattsville, MD.  The 2017 Patient-Family Conference is a unique opportunity for U.S. individuals with thalassemia and their family members (parents, siblings, spouses, etc.)  to meet other […]

Life Quality BMW Texas Hold ‘Em Tournament on May 18

Friday, March 10th, 2017

March 10, 2017- The CAF Long Island Chapter welcomes all to join the 5th Annual Life Quality BMW Texas Hold ‘Em Tournament on Thursday, May 18. Life Quality BMW has serves as a committed supporter of CAF for over 45 years, and we are so very grateful for their continued support. This event features good […]

CAF Suffolk Chapter Hosts the 48th Annual Gift of Life Ball

Friday, February 24th, 2017

February 24, 2017- The CAF Suffolk Chapter welcomes you to the 48th Annual Gift of Life Ball on the evening of June 20, 2017 at Villa Lombardi’s. This year we will be honoring our 2017 Man of the Year, Mr. Troy Caruso of McAlpine Contracting Company and Radium 2 Capital. The event features entertaintainment by the […]

CAF Westchester-Rockland Chapter Hosts “Night At The Races” Benefit on April 1

Monday, February 13th, 2017

February 13, 2017 – The CAF Westchester-Rockland Chapter welcomes all to experience the annual “Night at the Races” benefit on April 1st, 2017. This fun-filled event features a buffet dinner, open bar and raffle prizes. Guests will bet on the video horse races throughout the evening. The event will begin at 7pm at the V.I,P, […]

Cosmic Bowling Night with Staten Island Chapter on February 4

Wednesday, January 4th, 2017

January 4, 2017- CAF Staten Island Chapter invites all to attend the Cosmic Bowling Night fundraiser on Saturday, February 4th at Rab’s Country Lanes from 9:30pm to 12am. Tickets are $30 per person and include shoe rental, bowling, pizza and soda. Prizes will be awarded to the top bowlers. Participants are encouraged to help raise […]

Let Your Heart Dance in Staten Island on Feb. 18

Tuesday, December 20th, 2016

December 20, 2016 – Valentine’s Day is coming, and you know what that means: the New Jersey chapter’s annual “Let Your Heart Dance” is almost here!  Mark your calendars for February 18 and start getting your best moves ready for this ridiculously entertaining dinner dance. Held at the Staten Island Hilton Garden Inn at 1100 […]

CAF Suffolk Chapter Hosts Indoor Putting Fundraiser for Thalassemia

Tuesday, December 13th, 2016

December 13, 2016- The CAF Suffolk Chapter welcomes all to join the 13th Annual Lunch and Indoor Putting Contest! This event will take place at Butterfield’s in Hauppauge, NY on January 30, 2017. The top three teams in the putting contest will walk away with cash prizes! The winning team will receive a $1,000 cash prize, […]

Save the Date! 2017 TIF Conference

Wednesday, November 30th, 2016

November 11, 2016 – Mark your calendars! The 14th International Conference on Thalasseamia & Haemoglobinopathies, as well as the 16th TIF International Conference for Patients & Parents, will take place in Germany sometime in October/November 2017. Exact dates to be announced. Who should attend: Patients and Patient/Parent Organizations Healthcare professionals/medical specialists Academics/researchers Policy-makers at national, […]

Save the Date! CAF 4th Annual Gala

Tuesday, October 25th, 2016

      Save the Date: Cooley’s Anemia Foundation 4th Annual Gala Thursday, June 8, 2017 The Lighthouse at Chelsea Piers For more information, contact Darlene@suffolkcaf.com