22q affects the people we hold most dear — our children, grandchildren, siblings, relatives and friends.
We have an incredible task ahead of us and we need your help.
Be part of the momentum and help raise awareness today!
Download the 22q Fact Sheet HERE
November is 22q Awareness Month!
JOIN US in spreading the word about 22q11.2 deletion and duplication during November’s 22q Awareness Month — the largest campaign of the year to raise awareness and funds for The International 22q11.2 Foundation! Learn more here.
Share Your Story
Share your inspirational story to be featured on our website and social media pages. Click HERE for a questionnaire. You can also view and share from the full selection of stories on our Inspiration Page. Share on any of our social media pages including Facebook, Instagram and Twitter, and please encourage your colleagues, family and friends to do the same.
Each year The International 22q11.2 Foundation releases a calendar that features 22q children for each month of the year.
Learn More HERE.
Make Presentations in Your Community
You can make presentations about 22q in your own community at professional meetings such as school boards, municipal meetings, clubs and associations, and healthcare organizations.
If you need supporting materials (infographics, brochures) for your presentations please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
You can help us build awareness of 22 by reaching out to your elected leaders at the local, state and federal government levels. Find out more HERE.
22q Info Cards
The International 22q11.2 Foundation is pleased to send you 10 free, wallet-sized, 22q “Z-Cards” that unfold into eight highly informative panels. These cards are ideal for sharing with friends, family members and people in your community and will serve as a quick reference about 22q. Learn more HERE.
School Bag Campaign
The School Bag Campaign was the idea of a brilliant 22q mother who suggested sending an awareness letter home in every child’s backpack at local schools. This is a very effective and inexpensive way to generate awareness for 22q Syndromes.
This sample School Bag Letter serves as a template. If you wish to participate in the School Bag campaign, please email email@example.com with your personal version of this letter. Once approved, we will send you a PDF copy of your letter on the official foundation letterhead so that you may print as many copies as you wish for distribution.
Wear Jeans To Work Day
Wear Jeans to work or school for Denim Day while raising 22q awareness! Start your campaign here.