What is Shades for Migraine®?
Shades for Migraine® is a global awareness campaign that asks everyone to wear a pair of sunglasses on June 21 to show their support for the 1 billion people living with migraine disease worldwide. The campaign is getting better each year! See how you can take part and help spread the word.
Taking part is easy, just follow these four simple steps:
Take a photo wearing shades on (or around) June 21st, to show you care for people living with migraine disease.
Post your photo on social media with the hashtag #ShadesForMigraine
Challenge 3 friends to take part, too! Watch your impact multiply.
2021 Times Square Billboard
2021 Public Service Announcement
Did you know 1 in 7 people live with migraine?
Keep an eye out for this video on your TV screens! We are so excited to share that this PSA will be on cable networks and streaming around the country. A public service campaign allows us to reach millions of people and raise even more awareness for migraine.
Meet Our Spokespeople
YouTuber, Public Speaker & Advocate
Singer, Songwriter & Advocate
Community Leader Program
This year, we are excited to announce our Shades for Migraine Community Leader program!
If you are passionate about raising awareness for migraine and love to get involved in your community, we want you to join our team!
Are you looking to make a difference in the migraine community? Do you have skills you want to share? Get your contact information added to our volunteer registry! By completing our volunteer registration, you will be added to a database that will be accessible by all of the Shades for Migraine partnering organizations.
Shades for Migraine wouldn't be possible without our 50+ partners! Explore the resources unique to each organization and blog.
Migraine disease is more than a headache. In fact, it is a complex neurological disease that impacts not only those who live with it but also their families, our healthcare system and the economy.
Shades for Migraine has caught the attention of numerous media outlets across the world. If you would like to feature Shades for Migraine through your outlet, take a look at our press kit to learn more about our mission and accomplishments.