Events from Around the World

Over the past few years, we’ve seen the growth of Purple Day®, the international day for epilepsy awareness. We’ve also seen a dramatic increase of epilepsy awareness activities on social networking sites like Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and Instagram.

But purple needs to become even more prominent – and not just on one day, week or month of the year. It is time for purple to represent our cause the way pink and red do theirs, and to accomplish this, we need your help.

AKF is making it easier than ever to get involved in purple events and initiatives all year round. From The Great Purple Cupcake Project to Lace Up for Epilepsy, we have a passionately purple project waiting for you. Check out all of the AKF supported projects and contact us today to get involved.

Our mission is to increase awareness of epilepsy and eliminate stigma worldwide. Help us bring purple out of the shadows. We simply cannot do it without you.

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by Lena
In observance of the Epilepsy Awareness/Purple Day, Shine Epilepsy Support Organisation will be holding a hike to Ngong Hills on READ MORE
by Lena
A CME will be held. Popular senior consultant neurologists Dr Lekhjung Thapa, Dr Raju Paudel, and Dr Suman Bhattarai will READ MORE
by Ann Marie Bezuyen
Tentative schedule: 1.Educational announcement for epilepsy Tainan city government , Tainan,  Taiwan What: Educational announcement for epilepsy Invite the mayor of READ MORE
by Ann Marie Bezuyen
We will be in two sessions: First we will plant lavender and Group Recreation Activities for epilepsy people on 24, READ MORE
by Ann Marie Bezuyen
Call for citizens, no matter what the background of participants, to ride bicycles for over 30 kilometers together with us, READ MORE
by Ann Marie Bezuyen
I am very happy to inform you that I am organizing a supporting Purple Bike Tour  within my charity organization Volunteer center "Kad READ MORE
by Ann Marie Bezuyen
Light the Night Purple! is an initiative to get businesses and government involved in promoting Epilepsy Awareness. We are approaching READ MORE
by Ann Marie Bezuyen
I am the epilepsy nurse at our hospital/clinic. I will be setting up a table on March 26th to celebrate READ MORE
by Ann Marie Bezuyen
We are proud to announce that our annual Purple Day with a bicycle ride through the city of Zagreb will READ MORE
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