World Vitiligo Day – USA 2016: Washington D.C.

June 25, 2016

Hosted By: VITFriends

Led By: Valarie Molyneaux, President/CEO of VITFriends

Supporting Team

  • Assisted by – Patricia Rossy, NYC and Barbara Hamilton, Boston, MA
  • Assistant Coordinator – Natasha Pierre-McCarthy – Vitiligo Bond, Atlanta
  • On-the-Ground Logistics – Rev. Dr. Wallace Henry, Leader VITFriends DC
  • Banquet Host – Co-Leader VSTRONG – Kimberly Boyd, Detroit
  • Advisor – Yan Valle – Vitiligo Research Foundation, NY
  • Advisor – Ogo Maduewesi – President, Vitiligo Support and Awareness Foundation – Vitsaf

A kick off message to WVD 2016 – by Dr. Pearl Grimes


Our combined vitiligo support groups reported a huge success for the 2016 World Vitiligo Weekend and Rally with 200 registered guests and over 300 reported at the highpoint of the rally!

June 25, 2016 Meeting Agenda (6:30 – 11:00 p.m.)


Welcome Reception

State Roll Call


Greeting from support group leaders

Greeting from Doctor

Video – “Vitiligo Truth”

Fashion Show – hosted by Vitiligo Bond

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2016 Washington D.C. Photos