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Important Dates

January
  • National Braille Literacy Month
  • Martin Luther King Jr. Day (the third Monday in January)
  • World Religion Day (the third Sunday in January)
February
  • Chinese New Year
  • Black History Month
  • Random Acts of Kindness Day (February 17)
March
  • Ethnic Equality Month
  • Gender Equality Month
  • National Women’s History Month 
  • St. Patrick's Day (March 17)
  • Cesar Chavez Day (March 31)
April
  • Celebrate Diversity Month
  • Sexual Assault Month
  • Ramadan
  • National Day of Silence (LGBTQIAA+) (second Friday in April)
May
  • Global Accessibility Awareness Day (the third Thursday in May)
  • National Asian American, South Asian American, and South Pacific Islander Heritage Month
  • Cinco de Mayo (May 5)
  • Juneteenth (June 19)
June
  • LGBTQIAA+ Pride Month
  • Alzheimer's and Brain Awareness Month
July
  • ADA Awareness Day (July 26)
  • Disability Pride Month
  • Eid-Ul-Adha
August
  • International Forgiveness Day (August 7)
  • Women Equality Day (August 26)
September
  • Hispanic Heritage Month (September 15 – October 15)
  • Mexican Independence Day (September 16)
  • International Peace/World Gratitude Day (September 21)
  • Native American Day (the fourth Friday of the month)
  • Rosh Hashanah 
October
  • LGBTQIAA+ History Month
  • National Disability Employment Awareness Month
  • National Coming Out Day (October 11)
  • Indigenous Peoples Day (second Monday in October – South Dakota)
November
  • National Native American, American Indian, and Alaskan Native Heritage Month
  • National Diabetes Awareness Month
  • National Epilepsy Month
  • Día de los Muertos (November 1 and 2)
  • World Kindness Day (November 13)
December
  • International Day of Persons with Disabilities (December 3)
  • International Human Rights Day (December 10)
  • Christmas Day (December 25)