Whether you host an item drive to donate to your local NICU or put on a party for local NICU graduates, you are helping to promote awareness in September. The following are some sweet ideas for spreading the word through events:
Host an item drive for a local NICU.
Purchase official NICA month care packages or make your own and deliver to your local NICU for Neonatal Giving Day this September 27th.
Host a play party for local NICU graduates.
Organize a NICU parent night out.
Deliver gifts to your local NICU staff members for NICU Staff Recognition Day on September 28th.
Host a remembrance ceremony on September 26th for Neonatal Intensive Care Remembrance Day.
View our example press release statement to reach out to local media
Some sweet status updates to share during the month:
September is Neonatal Intensive Care Awareness Month! 10-15% of babies will experience a NICU stay. Bring hope to your local NICU by giving back. Visit www.nicuawareness.org to learn more.
This month I am honoring all babies for Neonatal Intensive Care Awareness Month. Join me by visiting www.nicuawareness.org.
Take a SEPTEMBER SELFIE with the following imageand email it to us at firstname.lastname@example.org or post it to our Facebook page. We'll feature your selfie on our homepage and social media accounts!