NATIONAL OI AWARENESS WEEK
May 2-9, 2020

National Osteogenesis Imperfecta (OI) Awareness Week is scheduled around Wishbone Day (May 6), the international day of OI awareness. To celebrate National OI Awareness Week, OI community members request state proclamations, hang flyers, hold events, and share social media posts to raise OI awareness. 

 


Request an official proclamation to proclaim National OI Awareness Week in your state!

Print and hang National OI Awareness Week flyers in your community!

 

Plan a fundraiser (like Blue Jeans for Better Bones or Bone China Tea) during National OI Awareness Week!

We need YOUR help to proclaim National OI Awareness Week in every state!

To request a proclamation in your state, follow the steps below.

  1. Click on your state below. If your state is not listed, it has already been requested!
  2. Suggested Proclamation Request Language and Suggested Proclamation language are available here. If required, you may copy/paste this into your proclamation request form.
  3. Once you have submitted the request, notify Christina at cteufert@oif.org. Please include your name and the state you submitted a proclamation request for.
  4. When you receive your proclamation, please send an electronic version to cteufert@oif.org. If you did not receive an electronic version, please send a photo of the mailed proclamation.

 

Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
California
Colorado
Connecticut
Delaware
Florida
Georgia

Hawaii
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana
Iowa
Kansas
Kentucky
Maine
Maryland

Michigan
Minnesota
Missouri
Montana
Nebraska
Nevada
New Hampshire
New Jersey

New Mexico
New York
North Carolina
North Dakota
Ohio
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island
South Carolina

South Dakota
Texas
Utah
Vermont
Washington, DC
West Virginia
Wisconsin
Wyoming

If you have any questions, please contact Christina at cteufert@oif.org.

 

Select the event that works best for you! Hold a Blue Jeans for Better Bones Day in your school or office, invite friends and family to participate in Bone China Tea, or create your own personal fundraiser. For more information about planning your own event, contact Christina at cteufert@oif.org

Make sure you are following the OI Foundation on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram! Help us spread OI awareness across the nation by sharing and retweeting our #SHAREforAWARENESS posts during National OI Awareness Week!

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