List of awareness ribbons

This is a list of awareness ribbons. The meaning behind the awareness ribbon depends on its color or colors. Many groups have adopted ribbons as symbols of support or awareness, and as a result, many causes often share each color. Some causes may also be represented by more than one color.

Colors and meanings

Ribbon Color Meanings
White ribbon Pearl, white, or clear ribbon
  • Lung Cancer awareness. Originally clear, referencing air and being too-often unnoticed, but evolved to primarily pearl or white for practical reasons.[1][2][3][4] Some sources suggest clear or white as a subset of pearl for long-term-non-smoker/never-smoker lung cancer, but there's no evidence of lung cancer organization support for this distinction.[5] Some lung cancer organizations use different colors or symbols.[6]
White ribbon White ribbon
  • Multiple Hereditary Exostoses[7]
  • Gay-Teen Suicide Awareness[8]
  • White Ribbon Campaign (what makes a man a man): Working to end violence against women[9] (see also Woman's Christian Temperance Union)
  • The White Ribbon Alliance for Safe Motherhood: to ensure that pregnancy and childbirth are safe for all women and newborns in every country around the world[10] (see also Woman's Christian Temperance Union)
  • The White Ribbon is used to raise awareness for Severe Combined Immune Deficiency Disease (SCID) and SCID Newborn Screening[11]
Zebra-print Ribbon
Yellow ribbon Yellow ribbon
Puzzle ribbon Puzzle ribbon
Cloud ribbon Cloud ribbon
Blue ribbon Blue ribbon
Indigo Ribbon Indigo Ribbon
  • MRSA (blue)
Light Blue ribbon Light blue ribbon
Jade ribbon Jade Ribbon
Blue Jeans Denim Ribbon Blue Jeans Denim Ribbon
Purple ribbon Purple ribbon
Lavender ribbon Lavender ribbon
Periwinkle ribbon Periwinkle ribbon
Pink and Blue ribbon Pink and blue ribbon
Navy Blue and Orange ribbon Navy Blue and Orange Ribbon
Orange ribbon Orange Ribbon
Red ribbon Red ribbon
Gray ribbon Gray ribbon
Red ribbon Black ribbon
Pink ribbon Pink ribbon
Green ribbon Green ribbon
Teal ribbon Teal ribbon
Violet ribbon Violet ribbon
Gold ribbon Gold ribbon
Silver ribbon Silver ribbon
Burgundy ribbon Burgundy Ribbon

Ron Burgundy Awareness support[121]

Red and Blue Ribbon Red and Blue Ribbon
Red and Black ribbon Red and Black Ribbon
  • Atheist Solidarity[123]
Red white and blue ribbon Red White and Blue Ribbon
Ribbon of Saint George Ribbon of Saint George
Blue and Black ribbon Blue and Black Ribbon
Ribbon of Leningrad Victory Ribbon of Leningrad Victory
NAIT Ribbon Red and Gold Ribbon

References

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  3. ^ "National Lung Cancer Partnership, Lung Cancer Awareness Window Cling, 2011". http://www.nationallungcancerpartnership.org/shop/lung-cancer-awareness-window-cling.html. Retrieved 22 August 2011. 
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  44. ^ "Stanford Asian Liver Center". http://liver.stanford.edu/. Retrieved 25 November 2010. 
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  53. ^ "Chiari Malformation Syringomyelia News". http://www.conquerchairi.org. Retrieved 21 April 2011. 
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  58. ^ "Alzheimer's Web Ribbon". http://caring.com/ribbons. 
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  66. ^ "Cranio Kids". http://www.craniokids.org. 
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  68. ^ "Pulmonary Hypertension Association Online Store". http://www.gifttool.com/shop/ShopProductDetails?ID=123&VER=1&LNG=EN&PID=19572&DID=515. Retrieved 2008-03-12. 
  69. ^ "Pro Life Ribbon homepage". http://www.proliferibbon.com/. Retrieved 25 November 2010. 
  70. ^ "National Organization to Halt the Abuse and Routine Mutilation of Males". http://www.noharmm.org. Retrieved 25 November 2010. 
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  72. ^ "Breast Cancer in Men". http://www.menstuff.org/issues/byissue/breastcancer.html. Retrieved 25 November 2010. 
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  74. ^ "Baby Loss Awareness Campaign". http://www.babyloss-awareness.org/. Retrieved 25 November 2010. 
  75. ^ "Remembering our Babies, October 15th". http://www.october15th.com/. Retrieved 25 November 2010. 
  76. ^ "Batten Disease". http://www.bdsra.org/. Retrieved 01 September 2011. 
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  79. ^ "Nigerians for Super Energy". http://www.nigeriansforsuperenergy.com. Retrieved 25 November 2010. 
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  81. ^ "ADHD Information and Support". http://www.adhdnews.com. Retrieved 25 November 2010. 
  82. ^ "Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy Syndrome Association (RSDSA) hompage". http://rsds.org/. Retrieved 25 November 2010. 
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  84. ^ "World AIDS Day". http://www.avert.org/worldaid.htm. Retrieved 25 November 2010. 
  85. ^ "Red Ribbon Anti-Drug Campaign". http://www.usdoj.gov/dea/ongoing/red_ribbon/redribbon_factsheet.html. Retrieved 25 November 2010. 
  86. ^ "Bracelets". http://www.vasculitisfoundation.org/node/279. Retrieved 25 November 2010. 
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  88. ^ "Cure Diabetes – Ribbon Magnet". http://www.stickershoppe.com/sticker-shop/catalog/MLRCDIA.html. Retrieved 25 November 2010. 
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