- Purple Day 2023
Celebrated annually on March 26, Epilepsy Awareness Day, or Purple Day, was created to increase the public’s understanding of this brain disorder and to eliminate […]
- Research Focus: Brain Food and the Potential to Stop the Development of Epilepsy
We recently checked in with one of our partners, the Department of Neuroscience at Tufts University School of Medicine. A portion of all funds that […]
- Amplifying Our Message
A key to reducing the stigma around epilepsy is educating as many people as possible about this disorder. Recently we started to ask, how can […]
- Annual Appeal 2022
Help us continue our mission to inspire, raise awareness, and educate. This past year, Sail For Epilepsy sailed over 5,200 nautical miles, held 12 in-person events in the United States, Portugal, and Morocco, and streamed an additional 7 virtual events.
- Awareness & Education in Morocco – Part 2
Our recent time in Morocco was so full we split our blog about the experience into two parts. In case you missed the first one, […]
- Awareness & Education in Morocco: Part 1
We arrived in Morocco late on October 18th 2022 for a slate of events aimed at raising awareness and educating about epilepsy. During the next […]
- Chronicle 5 WCVB
The Sail For Epilepsy mission and Phil’s journey with epilepsy were featured on the Boston based news show, Chronicle.
- Connecting with the Community in Lisboa
The past two days have been a whirlwind of activities in Lisbon, Portugal all focused on inspiring the epilepsy community while educating the general public. […]
- Raising Awareness in Aveiro
This weekend we drove to the coastal town of Aveiro, Portugal. Unfortunately, there is a bridge that is not tall enough to allow Ingwe to sail under it that prevented us from visiting by boat.
- Community Connections Event: Porto
Yesterday afternoon Sail For Epilepsy and the Portuguese League Against Epilepsy (LPCE) hosted a 2 hour event at Douro Marina, across from the city of […]