May 1-8, 2021


National OI Awareness Week is a week dedicated to raising awareness for OI and sharing your Unbreakable Spirit®. OI Awareness Week is scheduled around Wishbone Day (May 6), the international OI Awareness Day.  Each year during National OI Awareness Week, OI community members request state proclamations, hang flyers, hold events, and share social media posts to raise OI awareness. Stay tuned for more information about National OI Awareness Week 2021!

Check out some of the highlights of OI Awareness Week 2020 below!

  • We reached over 206,000 people on social media throughout National OI Awareness Week. Thank you for liking, sharing, and retweeting!
  • We received 26 official National OI Awareness Week proclamations. Click here to view all of the National OI Awareness Week proclamations.
  • 90 OI community members created National OI Awareness Week Facebook Fundraisers. OI Awareness Week fundraisers brought in more than 435 individual donations and raised $19,094 for the OI Foundation! You can create your own Facebook fundraiser at any time here.
  • We raised OI awareness across the globe on Wishbone Day. To view the OI Foundation’s #SHAREforAWARENESS Wishbone Day posts, click here.

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Thank you for proclaiming National OI Awareness Week in your state!
Thank you to the OI community members for who requested proclamations, and to the government officials who proclaimed May 2-9, 2020 as National OI Awareness Week in their state!
Click here to view all National OI Awareness Week 2020 proclamations.