HempMeds®, alongside charitable partner ECHO Connection, will sponsor Harper’s Heroes Extremely initial Annual Gala in Dallas, Texas on Saturday, April 27.
“At HempMeds, we assume in carrying out all the points we can to raise the general well being and wellness of all,” stated HempMeds® President Todd Morrow. “In addition to our education initiatives to help purchasers learn about cannabidiol ( CBD), we are honored to be capable to assist other educational events such as Harper’s Heroes Gala to Heroes Gala which assists in sharing vital evaluation specifics.”
The Hope4Harper Foundation was developed in memory of Harper Elle Howard, the compact 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 situations of this uncommon, life-threatening genetic disorder worldwide, with one particular distinct in 22 people diagnosed with epilepsy. In addition, Harper’s brain is the extremely initial to be donated to CDKL5 evaluation in a additional perform to help get a remedy.
For the prior seven years, Hope4Harper has organized an annual Run 4 Hope Festival and 5K but this year the organization has decided to create this gala to commit tribute to everyone who has helped, and continues to help, Harper’s legacy reside on. Researchers from every 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 vital influence on science.
“The Harper’s Heroes Gala is my way of delivering back to what hemp CBD merchandise gave to Harper and continues to give to my household,” said Penny Howard, mother of Harper and founder of Hope4Harper. “We want to continue spreading awareness of CDKL5 and the remedy selections readily accessible for these sufferers and their households. We are particularly thankful for our sponsors at this year’s occasion, especially ECHO Connection who gave Hope4Harper its extremely initial-ever brain evaluation grant.”
The occasion, hosted by Hope4Harper, a non-profit organization that aims to raise awareness about CDKL5 epilepsy, is absolutely free of charge thanks to its quite a few sponsors such as HempMeds®. Entirely absolutely free meals, drinks casino tables and a prize raffle will be readily accessible for attendees to like.
“We are proud to continue to assist this non-profit organization and a outcome in that we hold so dear to our hearts,” stated Overall health-connected Marijuana, Inc. CEO Dr. Stuart Titus. “The passion identified at these events reminds us why we continue to educate and evaluation the quite a few therapeutic utilizes of CBD.”
This inaugural charity occasion will take place at the Gas Monkey Bar N’ Grill, situated at 10261 Technologies Blvd East in Dallas, Texas. The gala will start out off at six:00 p.m. More specifics about Harper’s Heroes Extremely initial Annual Gala can be found https://www.hope4harper.com/harpersheroes/ and attendees can RSVP for this absolutely free of charge event here.