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Elevate Awareness with the LGMD Awareness Day Toolkit

The LGMD Awareness Foundation is on a mission to shine a global spotlight on limb-girdle muscular dystrophy (LGMD) and champion the cause for improved access to diagnosis, care, and treatment for those living with this condition. As we celebrate a decade of progress, we will be rolling out an Awareness Day Toolkit in spring of 2024, designed to empower and engage our community in advocacy like never before.

Be the First to Know When the Toolkit Drops

Stay ahead of the curve by signing up for our mailing list. You’ll receive the latest updates, including exclusive early access to our Awareness Day Toolkit. This toolkit is your opportunity to make a significant impact in the LGMD community and beyond.

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6 Powerful Ways to Make a Difference

1. Spread the Word

  • Download our specially designed awareness posts and share them on social media.
  • Encourage your friends, family, and network to join in.
  • Don’t forget to tag your contacts and use our hashtags!

2. Engage the Media

Take initiative by sending a press release about LGMD Awareness Day to your local media outlets prior to the event. Your voice can help garner attention and support from the broader community. Our toolkit will include a sample release and infographics to share.

3. Host an Event

Be creative! Consider going into a classroom as a guest to share age-appropriate advocacy. Grab lime green snacks or candy and have an LGMD party with friends. Keep it simple or go wild with lime green decorations! Whether it’s a small gathering or a large-scale fundraising event, every effort counts.

4. Join the Video Challenge

Do you have a story to share, a message of hope, or simply want to educate others about the importance of supporting LGMD awareness? We’re calling on YOU to be a beacon of inspiration and advocacy through our LGMD Awareness Video Contest!

5. Donate*

As we mark 10 years of unwavering commitment to raising awareness and supporting those affected by Limb-Girdle Muscular Dystrophy (LGMD), we invite you to join us in this milestone celebration. Your generosity is greatly appreciated. Every dollar makes a difference.

6. Sponsor*

Starting in the summer of 2024, we’re offering months of exposure through our carefully curated sponsorship packages, designed to provide meaningful engagement and recognition for our supporters. Together We Are Stronger! If you would like to become a sponsor, please contact us.

* LGMD Awareness Foundation is a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Your donation is tax deductible to the extent allowed by law.

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LGMD Awareness Coloring Contest

Get ready to show off your coloring skills and raise awareness for LGMD (Limb-Girdle Muscular Dystrophy)! Whether you’re a budding artist or a seasoned pro, we invite you to join our coloring contest.

Together, We Can Make a Difference

Your involvement is crucial to spreading awareness and fostering a supportive community for those affected by LGMD. With the LGMD Awareness Day Toolkit, you have the power to inspire change and contribute to a world where every individual with limb-girdle muscular dystrophy has access to the care and support they need. Join us in this important mission—your support can change lives.