HempMeds®, alongside charitable partner ECHO Connection, will sponsor Harper’s Heroes Very first Annual Gala in Dallas, Texas on Saturday, April 27.
“At HempMeds, we think in performing anything we can to boost the overall health and wellness of all,” mentioned HempMeds® President Todd Morrow. “In addition to our education initiatives to assistance buyers discover about cannabidiol (CBD), we are honored to be in a position to help other educational events such as Harper’s Heroes Gala to Heroes Gala which assists in sharing crucial study data.”
The Hope4Harper Foundation was produced in memory of Harper Elle Howard, the small girl with CDKL5 epilepsy who helped bring healthcare marijuana to Latin America, and lost her battle to a CDKL5 disorder on Jan. eight, 2016. According to the International Foundation for CDKL5 Investigation, there are fewer than 1,000 diagnosed instances of this uncommon, life-threatening genetic disorder worldwide, with 1 in 22 individuals diagnosed with epilepsy. On top of that, Harper’s brain is the initially to be donated to CDKL5 study in a further work to assistance come across a remedy.
For the previous seven years, Hope4Harper has organized an annual Run four Hope Festival and 5K but this year the organization has decided to make this gala to spend tribute to every person who has helped, and continues to assistance, Harper’s legacy reside on. Researchers from each organizations studying Harper’s brain and deep tissue, The Jensen Lab at Penn Medicine and the University of California San Diego Salk Institute Muotri Lab, will be in attendance and will be presenting on how Harper’s brain continues to make a important influence on science.
“The Harper’s Heroes Gala is my way of providing back to what hemp CBD merchandise gave to Harper and continues to give to my family members,” said Penny Howard, mother of Harper and founder of Hope4Harper. “We want to continue spreading awareness of CDKL5 and the therapies readily available for these sufferers and their households. We are pretty thankful for our sponsors at this year’s occasion, specially ECHO Connection who gave Hope4Harper its initially-ever brain study grant.”
The occasion, hosted by Hope4Harper, a non-profit organization that aims to raise awareness about CDKL5 epilepsy, is absolutely free thanks to its several sponsors such as HempMeds®. Free of charge meals, drinks casino tables and a prize raffle will be readily available for attendees to delight in.
“We are proud to continue to help this non-profit organization and a lead to that we hold so dear to our hearts,” mentioned Healthcare Marijuana, Inc. CEO Dr. Stuart Titus. “The passion located at these events reminds us why we continue to educate and study the several therapeutic makes use of of CBD.”
This inaugural charity occasion will take spot at the Gas Monkey Bar N’ Grill, positioned at 10261 Technologies Blvd East in Dallas, Texas. The gala will get started at six:00 p.m. More data about Harper’s Heroes Very first Annual Gala can be found https://www.hope4harper.com/harpersheroes/ and attendees can RSVP for this absolutely free event here.