Shining Star Program


Be a shining star in your community! Complete one of the suggested activities below, or design your own way to raise epilepsy awareness. Take pictures & keep track of your achievements, and we'll send you prizes to reward your hard work! 

Get started by requesting your Shining Star Toolkit!


Download Shining Star Flyers: Share Your Story ● Ways to Advocate ● Program Flyer

Create Awareness in Your Local Community:

    • Create a PowerPoint presentation about your journey and share it with your class
    • Write an article about epilepsy and submit it to your local or school newspaper
    • Organize a local awareness event or fundraiser
    • Educate your friends, teachers, and neighbors using EFMN's brochures & resources
    • Participate in the annual Rise Above Seizures Walk
    • Organize a clothing drive at your school or in your community (pick-ups available in our service area)
    • "Speak Up" and share your story in November (National Epilepsy Awareness Month)

Make Your School Seizure Smart

Prizes & Recognition


As you work to increase awareness and educate your community, submit your achievements online to receive prizes along the way!

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