Disorders Alliance Illinois (BDAI) supports families affected by
inherited bleeding disorders such as Hemophilia and von Willebrand
disease by providing its members with the unbiased medical
information and resources that allow them to live a healthy and
active lifestyle. This neutral information is especially important
for families seeking answers and support soon after the initial
BDAI also fosters a welcoming community for families to meet,
interact and share information and advice. Through education and
support, BDAI helps its members advocate on their own behalf with
public and private insurance providers, medical services and
government agencies, while representing the bleeding community in
the world at large.
Were you or a family member just diagnosed with a bleeding
disorder? We can help,
We are ready to kick-off the 2014 Illinois Hemophilia Walk and with
your support will make a huge difference to our bleeding disorder
community once again this year!
We dedicate this important event to all of those who have helped us
get to where we are today – a vital bleeding disorder community
which supports everyone in Illinois to live strong, healthy and
This would not be where we are today if not for those who have
walked in our steps. They have definitely paved the way for a future
filled with opportunity.
The Walk Committee is already planning to assemble an event that
will bring us all together in Lincoln Park on September 13. We have
set an aggressive goal of raising $100,000 and bringing together
over 750 walkers. We can’t make all this happen without you!
Please partner with us and support the 2014 Walk. There are so many
ways to get involved. Join the Committee. Be a team captain. Help us
secure a local sponsor. But – whatever you choose to do – please
mark your calendar and make sure you are there with us all on
September 13. And in advance, thanks for joining me on this