Light Up for Mito is a global campaign hosted by International Mito Patients (IMP) involving illuminating landmarks in green to raise awareness of mitochondrial disease (mito). This year's date is Saturday 24 September 2022.

It's easy to get involved. Visit our resources page for simple letter templates to help you ask your local monuments to take part. Click to see the map here!

Currently 117 confirmed monuments in total!

(Australia 58, Canada 41, Spain 9, France 9)

Light Up for Mito photo gallery

Last year on 25 September 2021, we saw a staggering 237 monuments light up all across the world to raise awareness of mito. (Spain: 50, Finland:43, Canada: 38, Australia: 28, Italy: 35, France: 8, UK: 10, Romania:3, Bulgaria: 5, Mexico: 3, Germany: 2,  Argentina: 2, US: 4, Chile: 4, Slovakia: 1, Japan: 1).

Thank you to all those that helped achieve this by asking your local monuments to participate.

Please check out our Facebook page to see more photos!

2020, over 165 monument and landmarks throughout the world were illuminated in green.

2019, over 100 monument and landmarks throughout the world were illuminated in green.