Black Ribbon - This color is a symbol of mourning, melanoma, and anti-gangs

Brown Ribbon - This color is an anti-tobacco symbol

Burgundy Ribbon - This color is a symbol multiple myloma and Thalassemia

Dark Blue Ribbon - This color is a symbol of child abuse prevention, arthritis, Colon or Prostate Cancer Awareness,
Huntington's disease, PKU, hydrocephalus, victim's rights, domestic violence, free speech, water quality and water safety

Denim Blue Jeans - rare diseases

Gray Ribbon - This color is a symbol of diabetes, brain cancer and 'Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD)'

Green Ribbon - This color is commonly associated with tissue/organ donation, liver cancer, gall bladder/bile duct cancer. It is also associated with chronic Lyme disease, childhood depression, depression, cerebral palsy, missing children, glaucoma, environmental concerns, and worker and driving safety.

Lime Green – muscular dystrophy, Non-Hodgkins lymphoma, lyme disease, lymphoma

Gold Ribbon - This color is a symbol for childhood cancer

Jigsaw Puzzle Ribbon - This style of ribbon is a symbol for autism

Lavender Ribbon - This color is a symbol for epilepsy, all cancer awareness and rett syndrome

Light Blue Ribbon - This color is a symbol of childhood cancer, prostate cancer, Trisomy 18, Scleoderma, and Addison's Disease

Orange Ribbon - This color is a symbol of kidney cancer, Prader-Willi syndrome, multiple sclerosis (and pearl),
leukemia, hunger, lupus, neuropathy pain awareness, chronic pain, Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (RSD), cultural diversity, humane treatment of animals

Pale Yellow Ribbon - This color is a symbol of spina bifida

Peach Ribbon - Thanking our soldiers for defending the US, as well as uterine cancers

Pearl Ribbon - This color is a symbol for lung cancer and multiple sclerosis (and orange)

Periwinkle Ribbon - This color is a symbol of eating disorders, pulmonary hypertension and esophogeal cancer

Pink Ribbon - Most commonly associated with breast cancer awareness, this ribbon is also a symbol for birth parents and childhood cancer awareness

Pink & Light Blue Ribbon - Infant loss awareness

Purple Ribbon - This color is a symbol of pancreatic cancer, domestic violence, religious tolerance, animal abuse, the victims of 9/11 including the police and firefighters, Crohn's disease and colitis, Alzheimer's, rett syndrome, cystic fibrosis, lupus, fibromyalgia & epilepsy, chronic urticaria (hives), Chiari malformation

Red Ribbon - Most commonly associated with the fight against Aids and HIV. Lately it also has been widely associated with Heart Disease. It's also a symbol for substance abuse, MADD, DARE, Epidermolysis Bullosa, stroke

Silver Ribbon - This color is a symbol awareness of brain disorders and disabilities. Also, for children with disabilities and Parkinson's disease, as well as disabilities resulting from injuries or birth trauma, schizophrenia, Huntington's, epilepsy, depression, etc).

Teal Ribbon - This color is a symbol for ovarian, cervical, and uterine cancers as well as substance abuse, sexual assault, PTSD, Myasthenia Gravis and polycystic ovarian syndrome, syringomylia, Tourette Syndrome, usher syndrome, spina bifida (can be trimmed in blue)

Violet Ribbon - The violet ribbon color represents Hodgkin's Lymphoma and Testicular Cancer

White Ribbon - This color is a symbol of innocence, victims of terrorism, peace, right to life, diabetes, alzheimers, and retinal blastoma. This color also used toward the elimination of violence against women

Yellow Ribbon - Most commonly associated with Supporting our Troops, this ribbon is also a symbol for Sarcoma, MIA/POW, suicide prevention, adoptive parents, spina bifida, missing children, endometriosis, and a general symbol for hope

Red & White - Bone Marrow Failure - Aplastic Anemia MDS

Blue & Yellow – Downs Syndrome

Blue & Green - Pseudotumor Cerebri & Intercranial Hypertention

Purple, Teal & Green Stripe - Medullary Sponge Kidney Awareness

Yellow, Pink & Green - Trisomy 13

White with Red Polka Dots – Chronic Urticaria (Hives), Auto Immune Disease. (Not Aids or HIV)

Zebra Print – Neuroendocrine cancer (& carcinoid), Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome, rare diseases

2-Tone Blue - hydrocephalus

Cause & Awareness COLOR CHART
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Awareness Ribbon's are a great way to show support and bring public attention to a specific "Cause".  Each Color Ribbon has a meaning which is connected to it.  Most colors have several meanings although some are more commonly known than others. Below is a list of awareness ribbon colors and their specific meanings.

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Awareness Ribbon Colors are Listed Below in Alphabetical "Color" Order
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