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Wendy’s Raised Money for The Anita Kaufmann Foundation Hudson Reporter April 21, 2013

Mays Landing Native Hopes to Raise Profile of Need for Epilepsy Research Press of Atlantic City April 3 2013.

Fundraiser for Epilepsy Awareness The Hudson Reporter April 7 2013.

Students, Staff Raise Awareness of Epilepsy The Item March 28, 2013.

Gatelot Elementary to Observe Purple Day The Sachem Patch March 20 2013.

Fairmont, Mn declares March 26 Purple day Fairmont Sentinel March 27 2013.

Paint the town purple on March 26, Purple day Urbana Daily Citizen March 15 2013.

SW Behavior School participates in Epilepsy Awareness Day Clark County School District, NV March 26 2013.

In brief: Stone Bridge to shine light on epilepsy March 23 2013.

Purple Cupcake Sale to benefit Epilepsy awareness March 24 2013.

Epilepsy Awareness Day KIMT-TV Mason City, IA March 26 2013.

Order of The Purple Heart features The Anita Kaufmann Foundation in their Newsletter The Purple Heartbeat March 2013

Great Falls Event Focuses on Epilepsy Awareness KRTV Great Falls 26 March 2013.

Order of Eagles Pre-Purple Day The Times-Tribune March 5, 2013.

Heads Up for Vets Provides Epilepsy Education KMI Media Group Blog February 12, 2013.


Purple Day Epigraph Volume 14 Issue 4 Fall/Winter 2012.

AKF November Newsletter November, 2012.

Jerry Kill to Have Epilepsy Awareness Game Against Michigan Gophers Now Blog November 2, 2012.

Minnesota to Host Go-pher Epilepsy Awareness Game on Saturday November 1, 2012.

AKF October Newsletter October 2012.

Purple Day Interview with Debra Josephs Epilepsy Talk Radio October 3, 2012.

School Lesson Helps Students Save a Life West Orange Patch April 4, 2012.

Nine-Year-Old Stands to Change Perceptions Hudson Reporter 18 March 2012.

People to Watch: 15 Professionals Making a Difference in Health (201) Magazine January 2012


Fifth Grade Workshop to End Stigma of Epilepsy December 21, 2011.

Collins Fifth Grader Raising Funds to Promote Epilepsy Awareness for His Mom The Daily Sentinel November 15, 2011.

November is National Epilepsy Awareness Month November 8, 2011.

Epilepsy Awareness Month Event November 4, 2011.

It's Not Who I Am Newsletter September 30, 2011.

It's a Bird, It's a Plane, It's Mighty Mike! Cambridge School Education Corner May 23, 2011.

Cupcakes with Buddy Event a Success Cupcakes Take the Cake Blog April 2, 2011.

Purple Cupcakes and “The Cake Boss” Support Epilepsy Awareness Jersey Bites March 20, 2011.

'Cake Boss' Buddy Valastro Participates in Epilepsy Awareness Fundraiser at W Hoboken The Jersey Journal March 15, 2011.

Cupcakes by Carousel at Cupcakes with Buddy Carousel Cakes Blog March 15, 2011.

Valastro Family Raises Awareness for Epilepsy Hoboken Patch March 14, 2011.

Cake Boss Buddy Valastro Participates in Cupcake Party Fundraiser for Epilepsy Foundation March 14, 2011.

Purple Day - Cupcakes with Buddy Epilepsy Life Links Event Photo Gallery March 13, 2011.

Hoboken and Jersey City Chefs, Along with the 'Cake Boss,' Take Part in NJ Food & Wine Festival, Purple Day Cupcake Party March 12, 2011.

Last Call - Cupcakes with Buddy Cupcakes Take the Cake Blog March 12, 2011.

'Cupcakes with Buddy' Event Giveaway #2 Cupcakes Take the Cake Blog March 11, 2011.

Cupcakes with Buddy on Sunday Second Helpings March 8, 2011.

Cupcakes with Buddy (Plus a Great Giveaway) Cupcakes Take the Cake Blog March 8, 2011.

Kathleen King Joins 'The Cake Boss' in Support of Epilepsy Awareness March, 2011.


AKF News Archives

On the Rise: Designer, Sheila Frank! HiFash Magazine May, 2010.

Video! Real Housewife of NYC Alex McCord walks in The Purple Event Bravo TV 2010.

Cupcakes That Change the World by Tammy Tibbetts The Huffington Post March, 1, 2010.

In My Own Words by Paul Rothbein. EpilepsyUSA Issue 1, 2010.

Building Awareness, One Fifth-Grader at a Time. Epilepsy Advocate. 2008 Volume 7.

The Anita Kaufmann Foundation and the Epilepsy Foundation of New Jersey Implement a Fifth Grade Program. Exceptional Parent. Volume 38. Issue 06.

Getting Smart About Seizures. At Your Service: MTA New York City Transit Employee Newsletter. October 2007.

Epilepsy Shouldn’t Carry a Stigma. The Star Ledger. August 16, 2007.

Epilepsy Supporters Have New Advocate. The Bergen Record. August 5, 2007.

THS Takes Part in Awareness Campaign. The Teaneck Suburbanite. December 7, 2005. (Part I and Part II)

Galas for a Good Cause. NJ Savvy Living. August 2005.

Recipe Contest Winners Enjoy Reception at Highlawn Pavilion. Italian Tribune. May 5, 2005.

Chocolate Recipe Contest & Sparkling Wine Reception. Suburban Essex Magazine. May 2005.

Highlawn Pavilion Hosts Winners of Kings Cooking Studio Chocolate Recipe Contest. Manorisms. Spring/Summer 2005.

An Award-Winning Effort. Applause. March 31, 2005.

Matthew Van Orden Wins First Prize in Epilepsy Education Contest. Delbarton Today. Fall 2005.

Community Section. The New Jersey Jewish News—Metrowest. March 17, 2005.

Young Filmmaker Sets His Sights on Alternative Flicks. The Nutley Sun. March 17, 2005.

Student Wins Scholarship with Epilepsy Video. The Observer. March 16, 2005.
(Part I and Part II)

An Effort Toward Epilepsy Education. The Bergen Record. March 15, 2005.
(Part I and Part II)

Organization Spreads Awareness. The Teaneck Suburbanite. June 2, 2004.

Foundation Creates Award for Students. The Teaneck Suburbanite. May 12, 2004.

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