We’ll be celebrating Gastroschisis Awareness Day throughout the month of July.

Find an event near you! This year on July 30th, Gastroschisis Awareness Day, The Global Gastroschisis Foundation will celebrate our 15 year anniversary. Over the years, we have been working hard towards our goal of Awareness, Research, and Support. We’ve come a long way. The community support has been tremendous since our start and we have been able to impact so many global lives with the help of so many active volunteers, supporters, and fans. We look forward to be able to continue to service the gastroschisis world through providing family support, promoting medical research, and community awareness. The rates of occurrence of gastroschisis have risen steadily and our cause is more important than ever. Help us this year by supporting your local Awareness Day event.

*Please be sure to contact each individual event organizer for specifics


Tuesday July 30th
Icon Wheel, Orlando, FL
Organizer: [email protected] 


Sunday July 28th 12:00 – 3:00pm
Pioneer Park Shelter #4 1101 Indianapolis Road, Mooresville, IN 46158
Organizer: Sara Dowdy, [email protected]


Sunday July 28th
Emerson Biggins, Wichita, KS 67205
Organizer: [email protected], [email protected]


Sunday July 14th
76 Oakland Street, Medway, MA 02053
Organizer: Gaby Luna, [email protected], Christine Casanova, [email protected] 


Saturday July 27th 9:00am – 8:00pm
13th Annual Poker Run
Overtime Grill & Lounge, Geneva 9:00am
Fairmont Legion 5:00pm
Organizer: Carleen Light, [email protected] 


Tuesday July 30th
Scissor Tail Park, Oklahoma City, OK
Organizer: [email protected]

New Jersey

Saturday July 27th 12:00 – 4:00pm
Cape May County Zoo, Pavilion 6 at 12:00pm
Organizer: Andrea Pagan, [email protected] 


Saturday July 27th
Winchester Bass Club, Winchester Pavillion, TN 37398
Organizer: Nancy Victoria, [email protected]

Places lighting up GREEN for Gastroschisis Awareness

Icon Park, Orlando Eye – Orlando, FL – 7/29 at 8pm
Kia Center Spire – Orlando, FL – 7/27
Lake Eola Fountain – Orlando, FL – 7/27
Lake Lorna Doone Park Fountain – Orlando, FL – 7/27
City of Hamilton – Hamilton, Ontario, Canada – 7/30
Premier Bank Tower – Youngstown, OH – 7/30
BOMA/City of Chicago – Chicago, IL – 7/30
The Arches – Winston Salem, NC – 7/24-7/28
35 St Anthony Falls Bridge – Minneapolis, MN – 7/30
Lowry Avenue Bridge – Minneapolis, MN – 7/30
Median LED Light on France Avenue – Edina, MN – 7/30
London City Hall – Ontario, Canada – 7/30
BC Place Stadium – Vancouver, BC – 7/29
Science World – Vancouver, BC – 7/30
Vancouver Convention Center – Vancouver, BC – 7/30
Canada Place, Sails of Light – Vancouver, BC – 7/30
High Level Bridge – Edmonton, AB – 7/30
Color Kinetics – El Paso, TX – 7/23-7/31
Cardiff Castle – Cardiff, UK – 7/30
Niagara Falls – Niagara Falls, NY, USA, Canada – 7/30
Fallsview Casino – Niagara Falls, Ontario Canada – 7/30