September 01, 2010

Gillibrand Statement On Hannah’s Hope Fund Winning Refresh Challenge Grant

Washington, DC – U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand issued the following statement today congratulating Hannah’s Hope Fund on winning a $250,000 grant in the Pepsi Refresh Challenge:

“This is wonderful news for Hannah and her family. The grant awarded by PepsiCo is another step in the search for a cure and great news for the families fighting to find a cure for GAN. I applaud the efforts of the entire community to secure this grant and congratulate the Sames’ for their hard work to rally us all behind Hannah’s Hope Fund.”