I Wear Wristbands

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 29 People

    Real Reason

    I still wear wristbands as a grownup. It is not that I like them as some people around me think but that I have to cover the scars on my wrists and arms. I don't really feel ashamed of what I have done to my own body because it made sense to me while I did it, but I just get...
    SomewhereTomorrow SomewhereTomorrow
    18-21, F
    Jul 10, 2012

    I have been wearing a "End Animal Cruelty" band

    on my left wrist since August '05; nearly 9 years and I haven't taken it off once.
    aintnoangel aintnoangel
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Jun 13, 2014

    I love charity wristbands.

    When I was in high school they became a trend and I latched on because I thought it was my way of doing good. I didn't have a lot of money but that one dollar could turn into lots if people saw the wristbands and wanted one too. That became my way of supporting charities. I've...
    buffalobaby2016 buffalobaby2016
    26-30, F
    May 25, 2014

    My Wristband

    My Wristband represents the University of Texas at San Antonio. It is one of a kind because you could only win it at an event
    dave0903 dave0903
    18-21, M
    1 Response Jan 4, 2010
    poiemajeremiah poiemajeremiah
    36-40, M
    Aug 3, 2015

    In Support

    For Jimmy - AIDS Awareness  For My Sister and Aunt - Gynecological Cancer ResearchFor My Deceased Friend - Breast Cancer Susan G KomenFor Lucifer - Hurricane Katrina SupportFor Military Man and so many of the men and women I know in the military - Military SupportI also have...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    46-50, F
    Jan 6, 2010
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