Rubber wristbands for endless cause and events Apart from being trendy, wearing rubber wristbands serve many lofty purposes. Rubber wristbands are predominantly used for conveying messages to champion a cause. In fact, Lance Armstrong's Foundation was the one that almost pioneered the use of yellow colored wristbands for creating cancer awareness and to spread the message of cancer survival. Rubber wristbands are today ubiquitously used for fund raising campaigns by charity organizations. You can also buy custom-made wristbands with the organizationâ€™s name; logo or message engraved in the rubber and sell them widely to raise money for public causes. The other advantage is -when people wear these rubber wristbands with printed messages, it will further create awareness for the cause. Silicone wristbands have steadily gained in popularity and there are numerous charity foundations and social service organizations that have come out with their own customized rubber wristbands. These wristbands spread awareness about cancer, domestic violence, child abuse, AIDS, gender bias, tobacco use, alcoholism and many other social and health issues. Customized rubber wristbands are effectively used to generate a sense of belonging and a spirit of unity by many voluntary organizations. Different colors wristbands are used to denote different causes and for different fund-raising events. Specially designed rubber wristbands are used to celebrate special events. One finds stalls selling rubber wrist bands during sporting events, social gatherings, trade fairs, product launch, and church events and also at music concerts. Interestingly, wearing rubber wristbands has become a craze among basketball fans that these wrist bands have come to be called as â€˜baller bandsâ€™. There are branded fundraising wristbands sold during charity events and they will obviously cost more and the extra amount you pay is your donation to a worthy cause. Today, rubber wristbands are distributed during condolence meeting with suitable printed messages as a mark of respect for the departed. Wristbands are manufactured in bright colors and each color has come to signify a particular cause. Black wristbands symbolize the death of a loved one serving in the army overseas. Brown color is used to support anti-domestic violence organizations. Pink wristbands are associated with breast cancer awareness.
Segmented wristbands have two different color segment joined together and generally used as promotional wristbands. Swirl wristbands come in a mix of different colors and are immensely popular as party wristbands at various social gatherings. Glow-in-the-dark wristbands are the most sought-after and latest innovation in wristbands. Customized rubber wristbands are available in different colors, shapes, styles and sizes. They are widely worn by celebrities, film personalities, sportspersons, and politicians â€“ not to speak of the common man. Whatever cause you want to spread awareness about, you can go to the sportswear shops, boutiques or any nearby departmental stores or visit the website and purchase the type of rubber wristband â€“ suited for the cause or event. People worldwide are taking recourse to selling rubber wristbands to support a cause that they believe in and it is a fact that rubber wristbands have become a unisex fashion accessory and a lot more appealing than other accessories. Finally, please bear in mind that when you buy a wristband for a cause it makes a difference to an affected personâ€™s life.
Published on Oct 23, 2010
Apart from being trendy, wearing rubber wristbands serve many lofty purposes. Rubber wristbands are predominantly used for conveying message...