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  • Black – Melanoma
  • Blue – Prostate Cancer
  • Blue/Pink – Male Breast Cancer
  • Brown – Colon & Colorectal Cancer
  • Burgundy – Multiple Myeloma
  • Clear – Lung Cancer
  • Dark Blue – Colon Cancer
  • Gold – Childhood Cancers
  • Grey – Brain Cancer
  • Kelly Green – Kidney cancer
  • Lavender – General Cancer
  • Light Blue – Thyroid Cancer
  • Lime Green – Lymphoma
  • Orange – Leukemia
  • Orchid/Violet – Testicular Cancer
  • Peach – Uterine Cancer
  • Pearl – Lung Cancer
  • Periwinkle Blue – Esophageal Cancer
  • Pink – Breast Cancer
  • Purple – Pancreatic Cancer
  • Red – Lymphoma
  • Red/White – Head and Neck Cancer
  • Teal – Ovarian Cancer
  • Teal and White – Cervical Cancer
  • Violet – Hodgkin Disease
  • Yellow – Bladder Cancer
  • White – Retinoblastoma
  • White and Gold – Bone Cancer
  • Ribbon Colors and Meanings

    This is a list of awareness ribbons. The meaning behind the awareness ribbon depends on its color or colors. Many groups have adopted ribbons as symbols of support or awareness, and as a result, many causes often share each color. Some causes may also be represented by more than one color.
    RibbonColorMeanings
    White ribbonWhite ribbon
  • Adoption Awareness
  • Methamphetamine Abuse Awareness
  • Forgiveness
  • Yellow ribbonYellow ribbon
  • Bone Cancer / Osteosarcoma Lady, Flower (July 1, 2010). “July Awareness Ribbon Chart”.
  • American soldiers (“support our troops“)
  • Suicide awareness and prevention
  • Australian 2009 Victorian Bushfire Campaign*
  • Endometriosis awareness
  • Association of Young People With M.E
  • Genocide awareness
  • Puzzle ribbonPuzzle ribbon
  • Autism Awareness
  • Cloud ribbonCloud ribbon
    Blue ribbonBlue ribbon
  • “Global Chiari Malformation Awareness, Support, & Research” (turquoise blue with a grey zipper)
  • Tuberous Sclerosis awareness (blue)
  • Human trafficking and sex slavery awareness (navy blue)
  • “Bring Home Our Troops” campaign
  • Colon cancer awareness
  • Electronic Frontier Foundation‘s Online Free Speech
  • Spain‘s campaign for the release of Basqueterrorists‘ kidnap victims
  • “Responsible use of public lands for the benefit of all recreationists”
  • Hydranencephaly awareness
  • Light Blue ribbonLight blue ribbon
  • Thyroid disease awareness
  • Child Abuse awareness (Solid Light Blue ribbon- Among certain advocacy organizations, ribbon is sometimes worn as a braided bracelet by survivors of violent physical or sexual child abuse in memory of victims.)
  • Prostate cancer awareness (sky blue)
  • Jade ribbonJade Ribbon
  • Jade Ribbon Campaign spreads information about hepatitis B and liver cancer in Asian and Pacific Islander (API) communities (and some times in America)
  • Purple ribbonPurple ribbon
  • Spirit Day and victims of homophobia
  • crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis
  • Promoting remembrance and awareness of violence against women
  • Childhood stroke awareness
  • Cystic fibrosis awareness
  • March of Dimes Premature Babies
  • Lavender ribbon
  • Epilepsy awareness (lavender)
  • Cancer awareness (all kinds)
  • Periwinkle ribbonPeriwinkle ribbon
  • Eating disorder awareness
  • Stomach cancer awareness
  • Pink and Blue ribbonPink and blue ribbon
  • Infertility awareness
  • Infant loss awareness
  • Pregnancy loss awareness
  • Orange ribbonOrange Ribbon
  • Self-injury awareness
  • Energy awareness in Nigeria
  • Animal protection awareness
  • Leukemia Awareness
  • Anti-racism (Harmony Day in Australia)
  • Symbol of the Ukrainian Orange Revolution of 2004
  • Kidney cancer survivorship and awareness
  • ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder)
  • CPRS (Complex Regional Pain Syndrom)
  • Red ribbonRed ribbon
  • Heart Disease/Heart Attack
  • AIDS awareness
  • Substance abuse awareness (Red Ribbon Week is commonly held in American schools)
  • Vasculitis awareness
  • Gray ribbonGrey ribbon
  • Mental illness awareness
  • Diabetes awareness
  • Brain cancer awareness
  • Asthma awareness
  • Zombie awareness
  • Red ribbonBlack ribbon
  • Anarchist Black Ribbon Campaign
  • Mourning and remembrance of the Virginia Tech massacre
  • Melanoma awareness
  • Pink ribbonPink ribbon
  • Breast cancer awareness
  • LGBT Violence awareness
  • Green ribbonGreen ribbon
  • Bipolar disorder awareness and support
  • Cerebral Palsy awareness and support
  • Aging Research awareness
  • Teal ribbonTeal / Turquoise ribbon
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome awareness and support
  • Violet ribbonViolet ribbon
  • Testicular cancer (orchid/violet)
  • Gold ribbonGold ribbon
  • Bone Cancer / Osteosarcoma,
  • Silver ribbonSilver ribbon
  • Ovarian cancer (Australia)
  • Medium blue, with a white daisy in the centre of the ribbonNeurofibromatosis
    Burgundy ribbonBurgundy Ribbon
  • Adults with disabilities
  • Caesarean section (worn upside down)
  • Red and Blue RibbonRed and Blue Ribbon
    Ribbon of Saint GeorgeRibbon of Saint George
    Red and Black ribbonRed and Black Ribbon
  • Atheist Solidarity
  • Blue and Black ribbonBlue and Black Ribbon

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