News - 11 Mar `14T-shirt contest finalists

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Earlier this year, the VRF announced a unique giveaway in which we asked community to design the T-shirt that will be handed out to vitiligo support groups before the World Vitiligo Day. We have received twelve T-shirt designs and have narrowed it down to the final two. Lets take a look at the finalists >>>

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