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Advocacy: Hear from Your Peers
Have you ever wondered “Why does Hemophilia of North Carolina keep asking me to get involved in advocacy? I have no experience, so they aren’t really asking me.” How about “What difference can my story really make when the government is so big” or “What does it even mean to advocate?”
Join us and hear from Randi Clites, a bleeding disorders community member and former Member of the Ohio House of Representatives. Randi will share about her experiences within the bleeding disorders community, what inspired and motivated her to begin advocating, and how sharing her story led to a passion of inspiring big changes, which included running for public office!
We will also hear from Nathan Schaefer, Vice President of Public Policy at the National Hemophilia Foundation. He will share his experiences in working with the bleeding disorders community across the country -- from those with advocacy backgrounds to those who have never stepped foot in a legislative office before. Nathan will also help lead the Q&A with Randi.
So please join us for this informal, interactive session -- to learn how anyone can advocate, no matter their background or experience, why advocacy matters, and what difference it has made for the bleeding disorders community.
HNC consumer members who attend this event will receive a gift card for DoorDash, GrubHub, or Uber Eats ($15 per person, $40 max per family).
Please register by Tuesday, April 27, 2021. If you have any questions, contact the HNC Office at firstname.lastname@example.org, or by phone at 919-319-0014.
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