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Hats ON for 
Progeria Day

Plan a Hats ON for Progeria Day
anytime during the year

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Please take photos and share them using #HatsONProgeria

Join the fun!

Host a Hats ON for Progeria event at your school or office, or with friends and family members. You can hold your event ANYTIME

What is Hats ON for Progeria?

Hats ON for Progeria is similar to a dress down day except it’s MORE FUN! Wear your favorite baseball hat, fedora, tiara or PRF hat to work or school and show your support for The Progeria Research Foundation by showing off your hat and making a donation.

How do I participate in Hats ON for Progeria?

Host a Hats ON for Progeria event at your school or office, or with friends and family members.  You can hold your event ANYTIME. (If hats aren’t allowed at work, have a Casual Day or Jeans Friday for PRF!!).

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As a Hats ON for Progeria Event Organizer your job is to promote the event: encourage participation, collect all donations (super easy if you have an online page through GiveSmart!) and make the event FUN! Consider giving out an award for most creative hat, take a picture of your team in their hats, set a fundraising goal and keep people up to date on how you are progressing! Make sure to post on your FacebookTwitterInstagram and other social media using #HatsOnProgeria, or #JeansDayProgeria and send us your photos to share!

Check out our photos below, join us this year, and have FUN!

Downloadable Materials for Hats ON for Progeria

Student Organizers: be sure to check with your Principal or school administration before you start organizing your event.

Business/Office Organizers: involve your HR department. Do they have a Matching Gift Program that would match the employee donations? Is there a way to increase participation by asking departments to compete against each other? Be creative and have fun with increasing your company’s impact and support for these inspirational children.

Download our Hats ON for Progeria Materials and start planning your event!