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Pay Someone a Compliment on National Compliment Day!

Pay Someone a Compliment on National Compliment Day

Celebrate National Compliment Day with these tips! We all love to receive compliments! It’s a way of acknowledging that we did something well. However, often we don’t give enough compliments. Brighten someone’s day and celebrate National Compliment Day on January 24. Here’s how we participate. Be Sincere. Compliments are best given and received when they’re

Find Out All About the California Gold Rush

All About the California Gold Rush

Learn about the California Gold Rush.   As Californians, we have the Gold Rush to thank for shaping our state’s history. The California Gold Rush, which began in early 1848, brought thousands of hopeful settlers to the region. As a result, the population boomed, and California was on the map. By the end of the

It’s Inauguration Day. Here are some facts about the history of Inauguration Day.

Learn About Inauguration Day History

Learn about these facts of Inauguration Day! As a democracy, we reserve the right to elect our leaders. Once every four years, we cast our votes for the highest office in the nation, President of the United States of America. Once the president has been elected, he or she must take office after a formal

It’s National Blood Donor Month. Here’s How to Participate

Learn How to Participate in National Blood Donor Month

Participate in National Blood Donor Month. January is National Blood Donor Month! Join us in giving back to the community by visiting our local blood banks and donating blood. It’s a precious resource that can only be acquired by selfless donors. In fact, each generous donation can help save up to three lives. However, far

Happy Birthday to Benjamin Franklin!

Benjamin Franklin Birthday and Fun Facts

Celebrate Ben Franklin’s birthday with these fun facts. As one of the Founding Fathers, Benjamin Franklin had an influential role in American history. We’d like to invite you to celebrate Ben Franklin on his birthday. January 17 is his 311th birthday. In honor of the occasion, we think you may enjoy these fun facts about Benjamin

Get Involved in Civil Rights Activism on Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Get Involved in Civil Rights Activism on Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Let’s learn how we can honor Martin Luther King Jr. Civil rights are an important freedom that exists within our country. However, these rights were not always in existence. After years of injustices, the civil rights movement gained steam in the 1950s and 60s. At the forefront of the campaign was Baptist minister and nonviolence activist, Martin

Stand Up Against Slavery on National Human Trafficking Day

Stand Up Against Slavery on National Human Trafficking Day

Participate in raising awareness on National Human Trafficking Day! Despite our ever-advancing technology, slavery still exists worldwide. Often, this slavery is expressed in human trafficking, where people are traded for business. From forced labor to prostitution, there are various forms of exploitation that occur in this world, including domestically. This day is dedicated to raising