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Awareness Month


September is Alopecia Areata Awareness Month!

This is a month-long recognition and celebration of all those affected by alopecia areata. For the entire month, the NAAF community spreads empowerment and increases awareness! 

Here Are Just Several Ways You Can Join In, Raise Funds And Spread Awareness While Having Fun: 


  • Create a Fundraising Page as a Team or individual. 
  • Ask your company to match your personal gift. 
  • Host a Do It Yourself Fundraising Campaign. 
  • Ask your book club, running club, cycling group, etc. to host a fundraising event. 
  • Create an event in your local neighborhood or community for people to join you in fundraising – link to details on how to host an event. 


  • Hold or sponsor a family-friendly awareness event in your area. 
  • Arrange to display and distribute alopecia areata education brochures at public libraries, community centers or other popular places. 
  • Organize a Team Up event with your local sports team.  (This is very popular!) 
  • Contact your local newspaper, television and radio stations and arrange for a personal interview.