Be the Voice

YOU can help Be The Voice for children and families struggling with apraxia by raising funds and spreading awareness in your community today!

Raising awareness of childhood apraxia of speech is critical, and YOU can help make an impact in your local community! Be the Voice makes it easy to put your ideas into action for a good cause! Register an event or select a pre-made Be the Voice kit, and a member of our staff can help support your efforts to raise awareness or fundraise in your area!

AWARENESS

There are many ways that you can raise awareness in your area! Here are just a few ideas:

  • Hold a “Wear Blue” day at school or work
  • Share your story online using #ApraxiaAwareness
  • Take information to your local Rotary Club, Lions Club, or other social club
  • Table at a community resource fair or outside of your local grocery store

If you are hosting an event where you’d like Apraxia Kids to send you resources, please click below to register your event!

AWARENESS + FUNDRAISING

Keep it simple or make it a major event! Every effort helps us to support more families struggling with apraxia of speech while also raising awareness. Whether your fundraiser is going to support a Walk for Apraxia or Apraxia Kids in general, we can support you. Here are just a few ideas:

  • Partner with a restaurant to host a Dine-to-Donate where a portion of sales is donated to Apraxia Kids
  • Hold a “Jeans Day” at work utilizing our Casual for a Cause stickers
  • Run in a marathon, 5K, or other race and collect donations in honor of child in your life affected by CAS
  • Have a carwash or lemonade stand
  • Host a direct sales party (Pampered Chef, Usborne Books, LuLaRoe, etc.) with a portion of sales donated to Apraxia Kids

If you are holding any type of fundraiser benefiting Apraxia Kids or the Walk for Apraxia, your event must be registered by clicking below.

Be the Voice Kits

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Raise Awareness in Your Child’s Class

One of the best ways we can support our kids with CAS is by helping their classmates and teachers understand apraxia. Check out our Classroom kit with activities and info for both students and teachers!

Classmates and Friends Rack Card  – This small card can be shared with students to help inform peers and their parents about apraxia.

Teacher’s Guide – This short guide can help educators learn the best ways to support their students with apraxia in the classroom.

Apraxia Kids Coloring Pages 

$12 Optional Add-on: I Want to Be Your Friend
Narrated by Emma, a young girl with CAS, this book helps explain apraxia from her point of view. A great way to engage children in preschool through early elementary

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Raise Awareness in You Workplace

Your office is an excellent place to raise awareness and funds to support Apraxia Kids! Host a lunch and learn, post some info around your desk, or have a fundraiser like a bake sale or jeans day.


Awareness Rackcard – an easy way to help others understand how apraxia of speech affects children.

Stickers – Entice your colleagues to donate with the “I Made the Choice to Be the Voice” stickers!

Optional Add-on: Point-of-Purchase Name Star

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Apraxia Kids Point-of-Purchase

Invite your friends, colleagues and community members to support Apraxia Kids by creating a display of “I Made the Choice to Be the Voice” Stars.

Order a set of these stars and offer supporters the opportunity to make a donation and invite them to write their name as a symbol of their commitment to raising awareness about childhood apraxia of speech.

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ADDITIONAL RESOURCES

Facebook Fundraising

Facebook is making it easier every day to support the causes you’re passionate about – including apraxia! Whether donating your birthday, supporting Apraxia Awareness Month, or “just because” – you can start a Facebook fundraiser any time. Just follow this link to start fundraising right now. 

If you are registered for your local Walk for Apraxia, you can even integrate your walk fundraising with Facebook! Be sure to follow these directions.

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