Vascular Birthmarks Foundation

Day of Awareness

2016 Day of Awareness Events

PWS2015
Baby Reagan's Bravelets campaign raised over $620

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Worldwide
- Put On Your Birthmark Campaign #askaccept #VBFawareness #birthmark
- Ask/Accept Anti-Bullying Video Campaign - Send your video clip to crystal.vbf@gmail.com

Alabama
- Deer Valley Elementary class - celebrates post-laser treatment with a 'Dots Day'

California
- The Maddox Family - Help Celebrate Carson's 4th Birthday!
- Julienne Wood - speech and research paper about vascular birthmarks
- The Riley girls - Rock The Birthmark
- Danny Larios - shared photos and story from InThisSkin project
- Paige Lauren Billiot - invited over 1800 followers to join VBF's Day of Awareness @FlawlessAffect
- Kimberly Heintzman - DermablendPro stories
- Jessica Baxter - video outlining her birthmarks

Colorado
- Jamie Miller - charity night at a restaurant
- Kiana Barber - shared daughter's journey

Connecticut
- Sharon and Michael - appeared in VBF's ASK/ACCEPT 1 YouTube video

Florida
- Dru DiMattia - Sponsored Team VBF at Rotary's Annual Run - Feb. 13
- Dr. Ana Duarte - Children's Skin Center event - May 11

Georgia
- Rebecca Cerasani - shared story on Instagram

Illinois
- Lauren Sheehan - Bravelets (Be Brave bracelets) fundraiser
- Kristin Edgar - running 1/2 marathon in honor of niece - July 17th


- Nikki Wilkins Pedigo nurses at her workplace Put On Your Birthmark

Indiana
- SweetSnaps Photography - free photo session for children affected by a birthmark

Iowa
- Anna Whipple - post story on social media and personalize a fundraiser page

Kansas
- Shana Paula - appeared in VBF's ASK/ACCEPT 3 YouTube video

Kentucky
- The Ethington Family - Buddy Booby's Birthmark book Read-Along

Maryland
- Paul Siegel - Shared photo on Facebook to raise awareness

Michigan
- Kimberly Chan - 5K Race - March 19 - SUCCESSFULLY RAISED $700
- Jody and John Lee - Purple Polka Dot 5K Race - August 14
- Savalle family - Shared logo on Facebook

Minnesota
- Lucy's Kindergarten class - read Buddy Booby's Birthmark book and wore a sticker

Missouri
- Rachel Hudson - Hadlee's Halo Give2myVBF fundraiser page

Nevada
- Rachel Anderson - blog about being beautifully_marked

New Jersey
- Sharon Israel - Park Lane Jewelry Flash Fundraiser
- Kim Vitale - Give2myVBF Fundraising Page
- Smart Cover - logo on website

North Carolina
- Elissa Rifkin - post Day of Awareness info on social media
- Ashley Carroll - collage of friends and family who #PutOnYourBirthmark for her daughter
- Tara Loiselle-Podvojsky - Mei's before and after story
- Angie Mann McDuffie - Visit on facebook
- Patty Titus Shropshire family - Visit on facebook

Ohio
- Andreah Forbes Shared photo on Facebook

Pennsylvania
Andria Gottsabend Olivia's Walk for Birthmarks
Jaysa Mannix donate in honor of birthday

Texas
Martha Griffin and Angie Shank - Birthmark Bash 2016 Family Picnic - May 15th

Washington
- Carol Kowalski - promoted on social media

Canada
- Jessica Wessels - posted logo on business website and Facebook page
- Sherry Crummy - shared photos on facebook

Trinidad
- Kianna Smith - making a video to raise awareness

United Kingdom
- Birthmark Support Group - Family Fun Day - May 22
- Aisling - shared eight birthmark stories and collage on blog
- Amy Elsegood - no make up selfie

Russia
- Olga Bachuk - Put On Your Birthmark photo on Facebook

The Philippines
- The Parcia Family - expresses thanks to VBF for helping their princess

Mexico
- The Castellanos family - ¿SABÍAS QUÉ?/Did You Know...?series of facts

India
- The Kaushal family - Put On Your Birthmark and outreach to other women with vascular birthmarks

Lebanon
- The Assi family - Shared Jade's story and Put On Your Birthmark photo

Dominican Republic
- Johanna Infante and family - Put On Your Birthmark

Australia
- Amber Dawkins - shared facts about her port wine stain

Australia
- Michelle Leane - posted story and photo of her birthmark for the first time

Indonesia
- Ratna Mulyany - daugther's

Arizona
- Cynthia Burr - visit on Facebook

 

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