Community Events

Our calendar of events keeps our supporters informed of support group meetings, fundraisers, walk-a-thons and more! We are happy to list your meeting, walk-a-thon, Tortoise & Hair run/walk, Links for Locks golf tournament, bowl-a-thon, etc. The possibilities are endless. If you can think of it, you can do it.

We are here to help you make your specific event a success. Let us know what we can do for you, be it providing you with materials to disperse, targeting a specific demographic for a mailing, or notifying the NAAF community on your upcoming event.

Send your event details to us at to be included on the calendar. If you know of other events that would be of direct interest to NAAF supporters please let us know about them as well. If you are just getting started and don't know what kind of event to host, please contact Laura Ralph at 415.472.3780 or via email at

NOTE: The National Alopecia Areata Foundation’s Support Group and Telephone Support Contact information is provided solely for personal use. It is intended for people with alopecia areata and their loved ones to easily find services in their area. This list, or any part of this list, may not be downloaded, republished, or duplicated in whole or in part for commercial purposes. Additionally, contacting individuals on this list directly to engage in commercial activities of any kind, is strictly prohibited. 


DPAF Virtual 5K Run/Walk (or Sleep) Nationwide Event

Apr 27, 2017, 8:00AM PDT to Jun 05, 2017, 5:00PM PDT
The Dermatology Physicians Assistants Foundation will hold a virtual walk/run (or sleep) fundraiser to benefit NAAF! SO, UHH… WHAT IS A VIRTUAL RUN? Good question! Here’s how it works: Similar to a traditional run, registrants can run, walk, or sleep in! Once you have registered, we will send you a welcome package inclusive of a commemorative medal and a race bib. Once you receive your welcome package, you can complete your race anytime, anywhere! For those who want to support the DPAF and NAAF, but love to sleep in, you can register and do that too (this is a judge free zone) Race ends June...Read more

Thousand Oaks, CA Alopecia Areata Support Group Meeting

May 27, 2017, 3:00PM PDT
Support Meetings Saturday, May 27, 2017 3:00-5:00 PM Location: Grant R. Brimhall Library Conference Room 1401 East Janss Road Thousand Oaks, CA 91362Read more

DE Alopecia Areata Support Group Biking Day Trip

Jun 03, 2017, 10:00AM PDT
Meeting Schedule for 2017 Meeting Location: St. Catherine of Siena Church Pastoral Center 2503 Centerville Road, Wilmington, DE 19808 (building located behind the church) ____________________________________________________________________ End of Season Event Biking Day Trip – Saturday, June 3, 2017 – 10 a.m. along the Lehigh Gorge in Jim Thorpe, PA this time we will take the train up and bike down the trail to JTRead more

The Beauty in Me Zumbathon, Decatur, GA

Jun 03, 2017, 11:30AM PDT
Zumbathon for Alopecia Areata (Copy exact Link) Saturday June 3, 2017 11:30am-1:30pm RC Fitnez Studio (North Dekalb Mall) 2050 Lawrenceville Hwy Decatur, GA 30033Read more

Stanford, CA Alopecia Areata Support Group Spring Pot Luck & Picnic

Jun 03, 2017, 12:00PM PDT
Spring Potluck & Picnic Saturday, June 3, 2017 12:00-3:00 PM Location: Blackberry Farm Park Bobcat Site 21979 San Fernando Avenue Cupertino, CA 95014 Please join us for our annual spring potluck picnic!!! We are having it a bit later this year so that it won't conflict with the children's studies for final exams :) Plates, napkins, utencils, water, juice, ice, charcoal, and lighter will be provided. Please bring the following: 1) A main dish for your family 2) A dish to share (preferably vegetarian) 3) Sunscreen 4) Play equipment (e.g., ball, Frisbee, deck of cards) 5) Swimsuit, towel,...Read more

Montgomery, AL Alopecia Areata Support Group Pizza Party!

Jun 03, 2017, 1:00PM PDT
Pizza Party! Saturday, June 3, 2017 12:00-1:30pm Location: Fox’s Pizza Den Party Room 166 W. Main Street Prattville, AL 36067 Please join us for a pizza meet & greet. Come socialize, make new friends and get or give support. Friends and family members welcome. Everyone will be responsible for placing their own orders and covering the cost of their food.Read more

Chino Alopecia Areata Support Meeting

Jun 03, 2017, 1:00PM PDT
Support Meeting Saturday, June 3, 2017 1:00-3:00 PM Location: Carolyn Owens Community Center 13201 Central Avenue Chino, CA 91710Read more

Minneapolis, MN Kids & Teens Pool Party

Jun 03, 2017, 2:00PM PDT
Kids & Teens Pool Party Saturday, June 3, 2017 2:00-4:00pm Location: St. Anthony Village High School Pool 3303 33 rd Ave. NE Minneapolis, MN 55418 Park in the lower back parking lot. We'll send more detailed instructions on which door to enter closer to the date. There will also be signs. The pool will be open for our private party. Parent Jen Hanlon Ash and daughter Iris are hosting. There will be a certified swim instructor on-site. Snacks/beverages are welcome, they just need to be consumed away from the pool deck. (Bring something to share. We'll set up a table.) The kids may use all...Read more

New Orleans, LA Alopecia Areata Support Group Meeting

Jun 04, 2017, 4:00PM PDT
Support Meeting Schedule for 2017 Sunday, June 4 th , 2017 Sunday, July 30 th , 2017 Sunday, September 24 th , 2017 4:00pm For location information and to RSVP contact Leah Odeneal – leah.odeneal@gmail.comRead more

Lazer X Crystal Lake, IL Support Group

Jun 04, 2017, 4:00PM PDT
Sunday, June 4, 2017 4:00-6:00 pm Location: Lazer X 1455 W Lake Street Addison, IL 60101Read more