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19 SEPTEMBER

Virtual
Worldwide

LHON Awareness Day

Join us in raising awareness about LHON (Leber Hereditary Optic Neuropathy). Events for 2021 are currently in development. Follow us on social media for updated!

19 SEPTEMBER

Reigate, UK

Run Reigate 5km

The multi-award-winning Run Reigate Half Marathon, 10K Race, 5K Race and Kids Race will be back on 19th September 2021 in Reigate Priory Park. If you’re looking for fantastic scenery, an unbeatable atmosphere and a memorable experience, then come and join Lily Foundation!

19 SEPTEMBER

Columbus, US

Energy for Life Walkathon Columbus

United Mitochondrial Disease Foundation invites you to register and fundraise in theie walk in Columbus. On the virtual event day, they will go LIVE on the event specific Facebook Page for the opening ceremony to celebrate their teams as they fundraise toward their goals. Gather together on walk day with family, friends and the mito community!

19 SEPTEMBER

Belfast, Northern Ireland

Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon

Join Muscular Dystrophy UK! The Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon is one of the leading marathons in the UK and Ireland and is an AIMS certified race.

The race will start at Stormont at 9am and finish in Ormeau Park. It will follow the same route as the Wheelchair Race and the Team Relay Event. The Belfast event is renowned for the incredible local support and crowds to cheer you on throughout your 26.2 miles!

19 - 25 SEPTEMBER

Virtual
Australia

Munch for Mito

Join Mito Foundation's event! Host a "Munch for Mito" and really sink your teeth into awareness raising! Spread the word about mito over morning tea, a drink with friends or even a virtual catch-up.

 

21 SEPTEMBER

Virtual
US

LHON – California Connect

This is a call for those living in California with an interest in LHON. This call takes place every other month on the third Tuesday of the month, at 6pm Pacific. Host Bob Banks facilitates this call. Consider joining the call to share your experiences with others in a similar situation.

22 SEPTEMBER

Virtual
US

LHON Sisterhood

Are you a woman who carries an LHON mutation? Whether you’re affected by LHON symptoms or not, you’re invited to be part of the LHON Sisterhood!

This United Mitochondrial Disease Foundation community is intended to provide a safe space for all women who carry an LHON mutation to discuss topics specific to navigating life as a woman impacted by carrying an LHON mutation.

23 SEPTEMBER

Virtual

Mito Foundation Symposium

This year's Mito Foundation Symposium will bring together world-leading researchers and mito experts to discuss "Mitochondrial Donation: Beyond Legislative Change."

 We will share speakers information in the coming weeks. Please use the button below to sign-up for updates.

23 SEPTEMBER

Virtual
US

Michigan Virtual Support Meeting

Join United Mitochondrial Disease Foundation for a VIRTUAL Support Meeting! You are not alone. Join us to share coping tips and connect with others.

We meet on the 4th Thursday of each month 7:00 – 8:00pm ET

23 SEPTEMBER

Virtual
US

FAOD Support Calls

Join MitoAction and call host, FAOD Mom, Stephanie Harry on the 2nd Thursday of each month for a support call for families affected by fatty acid oxidation disorders.

This call is a place where you can openly chat about the joys, challenges, and questions that arise from living with FAODs.

24 SEPTEMBER

Virtual
US

Weekly Support Calls

Spend an hour with MitoAction on Fridays for our weekly support group calls!

Our toll-free teleconference support call creates a safe and confidential place to connect with others with mito. Parents, spouses, caregivers, and adults on the mito journey are welcome to call in each week to share their experiences, ask a question, and offer and receive individualized support.

25 SEPTEMBER

Worldwide

Light Up for Mito

Light Up for Mito is a global campaign whereby landmarks around the world will be illuminated in green to raise awareness about mito.