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Purple day 2019

Purple day is the international day for epilepsy and falls on 26 March each year. A huge thanks to everyone who is starting the conversation about epilepsy and changing lives.

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Pay in your purple pounds

You are amazing! Once you've collected up all the pennies and pounds raised at your Purple day event, the next step is to donate the money you have raised to us so that it can begin to change lives.

Support Purple day

Our mission for Purple day is to share stories and start conversations about epilepsy, alongside raising vital funds. It's only thanks to your donations that we can continue our life changing work.

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What is Purple day?

Purple day is the international day for epilepsy and falls on the 26 March each year. On this day, people across the globe come together to raise awareness of the condition and make a difference to the lives of people affected by epilepsy.

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Still looking to fundraise?

You don't have to hold your event on or before the 26 March; there are so many ways to start a conversation and so many ways to make a difference. If you're looking for some inspiration browse our top fundraising ideas.

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Downloadable materials

Check out our Purple day downloadables including epilepsy factsheets, posters, selfie props and a press template to help spread the word about your event! These extra materials will help to make your event the great success it deserves to be and get people talking about epilepsy.