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2013 ITP Awareness Month & Sport Purple for Platelets Day

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ITP PATIENT STORIES 2013


I Have ITP!: What Teens Want YOU to Know

Get in the Game for 2013

Click the link below for information and resources that will prepare you to support ITP Awareness MonthSM and Sport Purple for Platelets DaySM in 2013.

ITP Awareness Month     Sport Purple for Platelets Day

 

ITP Awareness MonthSM and Sport Purple for Platelets DaySM were an outstanding success in 2011 and 2012

Thank you to everyone who "Got in the Game" and participated and/or donated in support of ITP awareness and PDSA.

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Results of PDSA’s Fundraising Efforts and ITP Awareness Month Initiatives

  • The combined fundraising efforts raised more than $350,000 for PDSA programs and research fund
  • Walk/Run locations in 12 cities with 17 events
  • Awareness Month generated media coverage across the globe and considerably raised public awareness for ITP
     ▶ 20 newspaper articles including stories in the UK and India
     ▶ 4 TV feature stories and interviews including Fox, CBS, and NBC
     ▶ Fox & Friends anchors Sported Purple for Platelets on September 30th
  • Over 2,000 “Got Platelets?” awareness bands were distributed in September
  • Over 550 ITP awareness pins were distributed in September
  • Over 23 school information packets were distributed in September
  • Over 2300 educational brochures and pamphlets were distributed in September


Print Media

Read all about how ITP Awareness MonthSM and Sport Purple for Platelets DaySM were recognized throughout the World!