Calling all artists, kids, parents, friends & family!  Share your art that captures the beauty, power, love, pain and courage of the rare disease community.Words from a past winner, we couldn’t have said it better:

This is so much more than just a simple contest to me; this is about being a part of something enormous and beautiful in people’s lives. This stands to show people who are hurting and ill, that greatness can still be achieved, no matter how ill you become.”

PRIZES:  Two Grand Prizes will be awarded in each age group:
Children 5-11:   $100 Visa Gift Card
Teens 12-17:     $250 Visa Gift Card
Adults 18+:       $500 Visa Gift Card
Each Grand Prize winner will also receive an iPod Touch. Winners can use the i Pod touch to record a video and share their story about being an artist affected by a rare disease.  The artists’ video stories will be posted on

CONTEST RULES & HOW TO ENTER:   Please visit our website,
DEADLINE:  Entries must be received by 5 pm PST on Tuesday, January 31, 2012.
QUESTIONS:  Please contact us at or (415) 884-0223