Join Us for Autoimmune Awareness Month
To our Autoimmune Community:
Today, March 1st, marks the start of Autoimmune Awareness Month.
This month presents a unique opportunity for patients, caregivers, healthcare providers, and advocates from across autoimmune therapeutic areas to collectively raise our voices to drive change.
Awareness is an essential component to accelerating education, research, and patient-centered policy reform.
And we can’t raise awareness without you.
The most powerful way to raise awareness is by sharing your personal story. Whether that be publicly on social media or through intimate conversations with members of your community…every story counts. Each time you tell your story and educate one new person on what it means to live with an autoimmune condition, you are facilitating meaningful change.
This March, we hope you will be brave and share your story. Each story shared brings us one step closer to a world that truly understands what it means to live with an autoimmune disease. Understanding yields action – action to do everything we can to unlock new treatments and someday cures, for the autoimmune community.
If you’re ready to share your story with a broader network, please consider submitting your story on our website here.
In addition to sharing your story, we have a full list of ways that you can get involved in Autoimmune Awareness Month:
Host a grassroots fundraiser
Grassroots fundraisers are a great way to raise both awareness for autoimmune diseases and fund our mission. Download our fundraising guide for tips on how to share your story in a way that moves others, creative fundraising ideas, and tools and templates to make organizing your fundraiser a breeze.
Join our social media campaign
We’ll be running a special social media campaign midway through Autoimmune Awareness Month. Make sure you are following us on social media so that you can join in the fun!
Share our awareness month content
We’ll be posting new content throughout the month designed to help you raise awareness. We encourage you to share, share, share to help get the word out.
Donations help us in fulfilling our mission to lead the fight against autoimmunity. In honor of Autoimmune Awareness Month, we hope you’ll consider donating if you are able.
Thank you for your continued commitment to our mission. We look forward to highlighting the stories of our strong and resilient autoimmune warriors this month and beyond.
Cheers to Autoimmune Awareness Month!
Autoimmune Association President & CEO
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