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. 


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 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 If you did not receive an electronic version, please send a photo of the mailed proclamation.


If you have any questions, please contact Christina at


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 Melissa at

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!