Long Island Chapter


Red Cross Statement on Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19)

March 9, 2020 – The American Red Cross has issued a statement about Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) which notes that: “there have been no reported blood transfusion transmissions of respiratory viruses including coronaviruses and influenza-like viruses worldwide at this time.” While the risk of contracting any coronavirus through a blood transfusion is extremely low, the American […]

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CAF Long Island Chapter Hosts Bingo Brunch on October 29

October 26, 2017 – CAF Long Island Chapter invites all to their Bingo Brunch this Sunday, October 29 in Oceanside, NY. Costumes are welcome at this family-friendly event, so feel free to dress up! Special thanks to CAF Board Member Janice Paradiso Cenzoprano, Radhika Narang Sawh, Nancy Leone, Constance Doherty, Marie Scala and the other […]

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

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 […]

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Paint Party Fundraiser is June 20

June 8, 2015 – Let your inner artist out at the “Cooley’s Anemia Paint Party” on June 20! The Long Island chapter of CAF will hold this enjoyable event from 7:00 to 10:00 p.m. at the New Hyde Park Elks Lodge, 901 Lakeville Road, New Hyde Park, NY. You don’t have to be an experienced […]

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Care Walk in Long Island on May 3

April 19, 2015 – Join the Long Island chapter in a Care Walk for Thalassemia on Sunday, May 3! Come walk with us in support of those born with thalassemia! Join us for some exercise, family fun and a great cause. And be a part of the Fight for a Cure! Where: Christopher Morley Park, […]

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