Worldwide Lyme Protest 2014


The Worldwide Lyme Disease Awareness Protest (WWLDAP)

When: May 16-18, 2014

Where: In several countries and in several states

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WWLDAP 2014 Planning Blog

WWLDAP US Facebook Page

WWLDAP International Facebook Page

State Facebook Planning Pages

State Event List and State Coordinators

State Events

State Events


State Coordinator: Lynne Hatcher

State Coordinators:
Laurie Myers
Tina Garcia
Protest at the Mayo Clinic

State Coordinator: Sandi Bohle
This year we are joining forces with Lyme The LA Lyme Walk & our rally will be held at Palisades Park in Santa Monica on Sunday May 18th beginning at noon.
What: Lyme Walk and Rally
When: May 18, 2014 starting at noon
Where: Palisades Park in Santa Monica, Ca

State Coordinator: Tracy Will
Event #1
State Coordinator: Connie Murray
When: May 17, 2014
Where: Bob Sikes Elementary
Event #2
State Coordinator
Melissa Ferwerda Bell
Where: Jacksonville, Fl
When: May 17, 2014
State Coordinators:
Jim Berger
Dave Marsh
Debbie Nall-O’Dear

What: Lyme Rally
When: May 16 & 17, 2014 11:00AM – 4:00PM
Where: Water Tower Place, Water Tower Park, The Tribune Tower, & IL State Medical Society
Illinois Facebook Planning Group

State Coordinator: Valerie Stauffer
Kansas Tick Borne Advocates
present the “Hope for Healing Walk”
Event # 1
State Coordinator: Michelle Smith
Angele Rice
Contact: Facebook
Photographer: Angele Rice
Event # 2

What: Lyme Awareness Protest with Speakers
When: May 16th
Where: at the state house
When: 11-2
State Coordinator:
Holly Lounder Email:

Event #1
State Coordinators
Ruth James
Wendy Schryver
Photographer: Mike Bellomo
Join our Facebook Planning Page
Event #2
State Coordinators
Michelle Fontaine
Susan Gougeon Klein

Event #1

State Coordinator:
Vicki Koecher
Kara Welch

Ticked Off Art: Understanding Lyme Through Art
When: May 5 – 29
Opening Reception May 8, 6:30-8:30pm
Where: Maple Grove Arts Center is located at 7916 Main Street, Maple Grove, MN 55369

Event #2
Jessica Sundeen
New Mexico
State Coordinator: Diane Marie
What: Lyme Protest
When: Saturday, May 17th, 2014 1:00 – 3:00

An event is being planned for New Mexicans, in Albuquerque. We’ll carry signs at a busy intersection Saturday, May 17th, 1:00 – 3:00. Lyme patients, family members, friends, please attend if you are interested in spreading Lyme Disease Awareness.

North Dakota
State Coordinator:
Brigid Steel
Contact:: Facebook
Bambi Albert
Maria Purcel
Pennsylvania Worldwide Lyme Awareness Protest Event
When: May 10, 2014 10am – 5pm
Where: Cabela’s Hamburg, PA 19526
We will have a table with Lyme Disease brochures, posters and information to hand out to the public.
Erin Senger
State Coordinators:
Lorraine and Anna Hart

We are linking our 6th annual Wa Lyme Fighters Street Rally to the Worldwide Lyme Protest for the 2nd year in a row!
What: Lyme Street Rally at Intersection
When: May 17, 2014 2pm
Where: Gig Harbor 6703 Tyee Dr NW, 98332
This is a busy intersection which affords us the opportunity to impact hundreds of people with signs in just a short time. An adjoining parking lot lets people safely stop for more information. Not too strenuous with a good return.

Click Here for More Washington Event Information

West Virginia
State Coordinator:
Kelly Edmonds
Details coming soon

State Coordinators:
Jennifer Christie
Hannah Hollingsworth

What: Lyme Disease Rally
When: Saturday, May 17, 2014 11am – 2pm
Where: The Wisconsin State Capitol (the State St side of the building.)
We need many people to show up for this if we want to get media attention! Lyme patients and the friends and family of Lyme patients, please come and help support us in making a change in Lyme Disease Awareness around the world! This is our chance to be seen and heard. Several states and several countries will all be rallying and protesting on this same weekend.


2014 Worldwide Lyme Disease Awareness  Protests

Coordinator: Karen Smith
Coordinator: Michelle Rauwoens
Coordinator: Marlene Spies

Coordinator: Ana

Coordinator: Jana Nimrichterova
Coordinator: Joan Nielsen
Coordinators: Sophie and Grace Kellaway
Coordinator: Marjatta Vuori
Coordinators: Kari Ma and Birgit Jürschik-Busbach
 Coordintor: Rusznyák Veronika
Coordinator: Guðjón Egilsson
Coordinator: Franca Cecchinato

Coordinator: Sofia Araújo

Coordinators: Maj-Britt Marie Hovland Grevstad and Ingrid Nordtun
Coordinator: Pamela Thompson
Cooridnator: Charlotte Therese Björnström
Coordinator: Martina Müller
Coordinator: Lisa Hilton

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