Show off your RARE talents

  The ninth annual Rare Artist competition, held by the EveryLife Foundation, is open and ready for submissions. The contest celebrates the talents of the rare disease community and is open to patients with rare diseases, family members, caregivers and medical...

Family sells Bags for the Cure

  Becky Nieves, a member of the HPS Network Board of Directors and the mom of a daughter with HPS, recently held an online fundraiser for the Network using www.mixedbagdesigns.com. “This fundraiser was super easy, and it can be done totally online,” says Nieves....

Work continues on the passage of the OPEN Act

  Work continues on the part of 237 patient advocacy organizations to try to pass the OPEN Act (Orphan Product Extensions Now, Accelerating Cures and Treatments; HR 1223 / S 1509). The HPS Network is one of the patient organizations supporting this bill. The OPEN...

A Run Through History 5K to be held in Oyster Bay, NY

The second annual A Run Through History will be held Sunday, Oct. 22nd at 8:30 am at Theodore Roosevelt Memorial Park in Oyster Bay, NY. The event will benefit the HPS Network and PeerPals.org. To participate in the race, there is a $25 entrance fee, plus a $2.50...