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2018 Meme Contest Winners

First Place - Mari Vasquez Mari poured her heart and soul into IC Awareness Month this year with more than twenty   memes and posters. These were some of our favorites from her collection. She reminds us "You are strong for getting out of bed in the morning... You are brave for doing things even [...]

By | 2018-11-08T23:48:39+00:00 November 8th, 2018|Meme Contest, Patient Projects|Comments Off on 2018 Meme Contest Winners

IC Awareness Month Meme Contest 2015

Funny, irreverent, witty, bold and often ridiculous, meme’s make a statement. A funny or shocking meme can be shared thousands of times across the internet where they could inspire patients to actually google IC. Last year, Tali Keteri created a fabulous meme contest that broke records and we’re doing it again this year. Memes are [...]

By | 2017-07-21T07:46:45+00:00 August 27th, 2015|Meme Contest, Patient Activism, Patient Projects|Comments Off on IC Awareness Month Meme Contest 2015

IC Awareness Month Poster Contest – Winners Will Receive a Kindle Fire Tablet!

For the 2015 IC Awareness Month, we're holding a poster contest and a meme contest! Winners will receive a Kindle Fire Tablet! IC Awareness Month Poster Contest Bring out your inner artist and create a poster for IC Awareness Month sharing your own interpretation of life with IC. Light or dark, floral or portrait, encouraging & [...]

By | 2017-07-21T07:46:45+00:00 August 27th, 2015|Patient Projects, Poster Contest|Comments Off on IC Awareness Month Poster Contest – Winners Will Receive a Kindle Fire Tablet!

The WINNERS of our 2014 IC Awareness Month Poster Contest ARE:

FIRST PLACE - CHRISTY KEYES Christy Keyes wins first place this year for a gorgeous yet satirical poster that utilizes color and text powerfully. Using a carnival theme, she shares the frustration that patients face every day as they struggle with a variety of symptoms and frustrations. Brilliantly done…. and the clear winner in this [...]

By | 2017-07-21T07:46:46+00:00 October 4th, 2014|Announcements, Patient Activism, Patient Projects, Poster Contest|Comments Off on The WINNERS of our 2014 IC Awareness Month Poster Contest ARE:

IC Awareness Month Begins – Ten Ways You Can Be Involved

The most exciting time of the year for the IC community, IC Awareness Month, begins September first as patients around the world unite to educate others about IC. We need to reach those patients who are suffering in silence and give them hope. We need to educate doctors who are still treating IC out of [...]

By | 2017-07-21T07:46:46+00:00 August 31st, 2014|Announcements, Awareness Items, Patient Activism, Patient Projects|Comments Off on IC Awareness Month Begins – Ten Ways You Can Be Involved

Facebook Activities – IC Awareness Month 2017

Social networking is vital to our success. You can educate more people with a simple post on your Facebook and blog pages than many of us can with a national press release. We ask you to please spread the word. Add A Daily Fact Every Day Every day during the month of September ad a [...]

By | 2018-08-12T15:33:21+00:00 August 25th, 2014|Facebook Activism, Patient Activism, Patient Projects, Ways to Get Involved|Comments Off on Facebook Activities – IC Awareness Month 2017

Download and share our IC Awareness Month Posters

Help Put Our IC Awareness Poster in Thousands of Doctor Offices One of the ways that we raise awareness about IC is through our IC Awareness Month Poster Campaign. When they are displayed in doctors offices, it reminds clinicians that IC is real and patients that they are not alone. The problem, of course, is [...]

By | 2018-08-12T14:44:27+00:00 August 18th, 2014|Announcements, Patient Activism, Patient Projects, Ways to Get Involved|Comments Off on Download and share our IC Awareness Month Posters

IC Awareness Month Poster Contest Winners!

It is my pleasure to announce the winners of the 2013 IC Awareness Month Campaign and we have a surprise, rather than just three winners, we'll have five! The posters this year were fabulous First Place: Jennifer Williams - $100 gift certificate Jennifer Williams has created an iconic image absolutely perfect for use in an [...]

By | 2017-07-21T07:46:47+00:00 October 17th, 2013|Announcements, IC Educational Materials, Patient Projects, Poster Contest|Comments Off on IC Awareness Month Poster Contest Winners!

Family holds IC Awareness Walk to honor their mother!

IC patient Cheryl Howell would be so proud of her children. Cheryl struggled with IC for several years before passing away unexpectedly in 2011. Her children and family wanted to honor her life and they did so in a magical and special way. They held an IC Awareness Walk on September 21st of this year [...]

By | 2017-07-21T07:46:47+00:00 September 30th, 2013|Announcements, Awareness Items, Donations, Patient Projects|Comments Off on Family holds IC Awareness Walk to honor their mother!

New Poster Entry – Jaime Aragon

New Poster Entry by Jamie using all the key terms we associate with IC... it just tells it like it is from the bladder to pain to isolation to hope, etc. etc. - Love love love this!!!!

By | 2017-07-21T07:46:47+00:00 September 20th, 2013|Announcements, Patient Projects, Poster Contest|Comments Off on New Poster Entry – Jaime Aragon