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Download the Shade Foundation Service Project!

The Shade Foundation presents our Service Project program.  This free PowerPoint presentation provides instructions for students of all grades (K-12) on how to plan a Sun Safety project for class, school or community service! Contact us at programs@shadefoundation.org if you

The 2015 Results Are In!

Congratulations to the 2015 winners and runners up of the Sunwise with Shade Poster Contest. Posters were submitted from across America, and winners were selected through a public online vote.  

Congratulations Adorabella!

The Shade Foundation would like to congratulate Adorabella, age 7, for winning the 2015 SunWise with Shade Poster Contest. We would also like to thank all the children, teachers, and parents who submitted entries.

Upcoming Events

Thank you to everyone who made the 2015 SunWise with Shade Poster Contest Event a success!

  • 2015 SunWise with Shade Poster Contest Reception
    Wednesday, May 20
    5:30 – 6:30 PM
    National Association of Realtors
    500 New Jersey Ave, NW
    12th Floor
    Washington, DC

    Learn More

Prevention Checklist

Skin Cancer Is 95% preventable
  • Do Not Burn: Avoid Tanning Beds
  • Seek Shade between 10 & 4
  • Wear Protective Clothing
  • Generously Apply Sunscreen
  • Use caution near water
    sand, snow and concrete
  • Get Vitamin D safely through
    diet or supplements
  • Check UV index before going outside Check Online | Get the App
  • Check Skin once a month
    Watch Our Self Exam Guide

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