My Epilepsy Story's Events

Upcoming Events

Nov. 18th-23rd, 2019, Nashville, TN

This holiday season shop at Plaid Rabbit and support My Epilepsy Story. 1 in 26 will be diagnosed with epilepsy in their lifetime and HALF are women. Plaid Rabbit has partnered with us to support women and girls diagnosed with epilepsy. My Epilepsy Story and Plaid Rabbit are both proud advocates of women supporting women and women supporting girls. 

 

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Nov. 17th, 2019, 3:00-5:00PM EST Frederick, MD

Please join us for dinner at La Paz Mexican restaurant! Treat yourself, friends, and/or family to a delicious Mexican-style dinner while helping raise money for women and girls with epilepsy.

Sign up for our fundraiser event here!

This event is associated with the Wine & Beer Tasting fundraiser as well. Feel welcome to join us for wine & beer tasting before dinner at Spin the Bottle Wine Company. If not, thank you for joining us for dinner at La Paz Mexican Restaurant.

Nov. 17th, 2019, 1:00-3:00PM EST Frederick, MD

Please join us at Spin the Bottle Wine Company for a wine and beer tasting! Enjoy a fun afternoon tasting local wine and beer while socializing with friends and helping raise awareness for women and girls with epilepsy.

Sign up for our fundraiser event here!

This event is associated with the La Paz dinner fundraiser as well. Feel welcome to join us for dinner afterwards at La Paz Mexican Restaurant and, if not, thank you for joining us for our Wine & Beer Tasting Event.

Past Events

Nov. 7th, 2019, 7:00PM EST Frederick, MD

My Epilepsy Story Month

Please join us at City Hall in Frederick, MD on November 17th as Mayor O’Connor declares the month of November as ‘My Epilepsy Story Month’. All are welcome to take part in the meeting and help raise epilepsy support and awareness.

September 28th, 2019, 5:00PM EST Frederick, MD

AR Workshop Fundraiser

Please join us for our upcoming fundraiser! Express your creative side at AR Workshop and help support My Epilepsy Story.

AR Workshop is a Do-It-Yourself crafts studio. A person looks through the many crafts options and chooses a custom project. The AR studio has all the materials needed to assemble your DIY craft. People go to celebrate birthdays, bridal showers, girls night out, mom and daughter projects, and so much more!

Patrons can take food and drink to enjoy while there. Workshops generally run for 3 hours.

Sign up today by going to www.arworkshop.com/frederick.

My Epilepsy Story is a non profit organization that aims to Bridge the Gap for women and girls diagnosed with epilepsy by increasing awareness through advocacy, research, and education. 

March 1st, 2019

1st International Women With Epilepsy Day!

My Epilepsy Story is pleased to present March 1st as the 1st Annual International Women With Epilepsy Day! This monumental day highlights the unique struggles that women and girls living with epilepsy face. Further, WE aim to Bridge the Gap by increasing awareness for these women through advocacy, research, and education. 

Join Us March 1st and help raise awareness by sharing through social media. We also encourage donating to help fund our Transportation Program and the Kimford J. Meador Research in Women with Epilepsy Award. Click here for more information.

Nov. 14th, 2018 6:00-7:30PM EST, Holy Cross Hospital

My Epilepsy Story will be co-sponsoring Holy Cross Hospital’s Epilepsy Art Therapy & Support Group on November 14th, 2018, located at 1500 Forest Glen Rd, Silver Spring, MD, 20910! MES is very excited to collaborate with local Silver Spring Neurologist, Gregory Mathews, MD for this epilepsy support group event. 

 Holy Cross Hospital’s Epilepsy Art Therapy & Support Group is a community outreach endeavor to allow patients of all ages and their families to participate in art, snacks, and community networking. Further, MES will be providing art supplies, including: acrylic paints, chalk pastels, oil pastels, colored pencils, markers, canvases, and drawing paper. At the end of the event, you may either keep your artwork or donate it to us to auction at a later event to continue raising money for next year’s research award!

Nov. 1st - Nov. 30th, 2018

1 in 26: Women With Epilepsy Campaign (WWE)

My Epilepsy Story’s 1 in 26: Women With Epilepsy Campaign kicks off on November 1st, which is the beginning of Epilepsy Awareness Month. Our goal is to raise 26,000 dollars for those 1 in 26 people diagnosed with epilepsy in their lifetime, especially since HALF are women. Please donate $26 help to advocate, research, and educate about epilepsy and women’s health conditions related to their epilepsy.

My Epilepsy Story (MES) is a national, non-profit organization that aims to bridge the gap for women and girls diagnosed with epilepsy. Our organization is also the only non-profit in the world that focuses just on women and girls. Additionally, MES does not accept pharmaceutical money.

Oct. 29th - Nov. 3rd, 2018

Plaid Rabbit's Women With Epilepsy Campaign

Plaid Rabbit’s Women With Epilepsy Campaign begins on Monday, October 29th, 2018, and continues throughout the week, until Saturday, November 3rd, 2018. 1 in 26 will be diagnosed with epilepsy in their lifetime and HALF are women. Plaid Rabbit has partnered with us to support women and girls diagnosed with epilepsy. Both My Epilepsy Story and Plaid Rabbit are both proud advocates of women supporting women and women supporting girls. 

October 29th – November 3rd: If you donate $26 to My Epilepsy Story (link here) then you will receive a 20% off coupon to use the week of October 29th-November 3rd, 2018 at Plaid Rabbit! Worry not if you live elsewhere nationally, as Plaid Rabbit will ship any purchases directly to you! 

Starting November 1st: Plaid Rabbit’s store in Nashville will begin a giveaway from our corporate partners for Epilepsy Awareness Month.