Tag Archives: epilepsy awareness

EPILEPSY PIPELINE CONFERENCE- COMMUNITY DAY

                              YOUR VOICE, YOUR DAY.  Every two years, the Epilepsy Foundation hosts a one-day educational conference dedicated to people with epilepsy, their families, friends, and advocates for a day of learning, support, and networking. This year’s Community Day will take place […]

2015 Walk to End Epilepsy Sets Records

The 2015 Walk to End Epilepsy was the biggest (and arguably) best Walk on record. Early estimates suggest that there were more than 6,000 people on site and that the Walk raised over $600,000 to go towards epilepsy programs, research and services in the fight to End Epilepsy. Along with record numbers in attendance, the […]

Walk to End Epilepsy team triumphs over counterfeit attempt

Walk to End Epilepsy team, Fighting for Finn, was the victim of a counterfeiting scheme over the weekend when they hosted a garage sale to raise money for their team. After word got out, the community stepped up in support of Finn and his family! Read the entire story here that was featured in the […]

Ultramarathon Runner to bring awareness to End Epilepsy

End Epilepsy is pleased to announce that Oswaldo Lopez, a competitor and former champion, of the Badwater 135 race will be running the race this year with the goal of raising awareness to End Epilepsy.  Badwater 135, which is a race run over 135 miles non-stop from Death Valley to Mt. Whitney, CA is known […]

Walk to End Epilepsy Team Captain Featured in Chino Hills Champion

Tracy Estrada-Hiett founded Team Gen for the 2014 Walk to End Epilepsy in memory of her daughter, Genevieve, who at age 21, died as a result of SUDEP. Since her daughter’s passing Ms. Estrada-Hiett has committed to raising awareness about epilepsy and SUDEP. [Read her story.]