The Italy Chapter of the
The Vascular Birthmarks Foundation

Dr. Linda Rozell-Shannon, PhD President and Founder

Join us for the VBF International Month of Awareness for Vascular Birthmarks in May!

We are the 1 in 10 born with a vascular birthmark. 

With your help, we can reach every corner of the world this month with our message of acceptance and hope for our international vascular birthmarks community. Together, we can make a difference.


DOWNLOAD & SHARE Dr. Linda’s 2019 VBF Vascular Birthmark Fact Sheets with your community and medical providers


1. Raise Awareness with a Facebook Fundraiser for VBF

Start your VBF Month of Awareness fundraiser at:

2. Host a Day of Awareness Event

Learn more and post your event at:

3. #PutOnYourBirthmark (or VBF  Tattoo!) for our VBF Day of Awareness on  May 15

Claim your VBF Tattoo by donating at:

4. Share your Story, or create a VBF Run/ Walk Team, with your personal Give2myVBF Page

Start your page, create your team, and lend your support at:

5. Become a VBF Global Ambassador

Register or find an Ambassador near you at




Event Date: May 1, 2019 – 12:00 am

End Date: May 31, 2019 – 11:59 pm