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Celebrate National Nonprofit Day

Celebrate National Nonprofit Day

Today is National Nonprofit Day; let’s do our best to get involved! National Nonprofit Day was first established as a way to encourage people to learn about and become involved with the various good works of nonprofit organizations.  On this day, we invite you to make it a priority to recognize and commend nonprofits for

Let’s Do Our Best for this National Hire a Veteran Day

Let’s Do Our Best for this National Hire a Veteran Day

We can express our gratitude to those who have made the ultimate service by hiring a veteran. Last year marked the inaugural Hire a Veteran Day.  Hire a Veteran Day was established by Hire our Heroes, a non-profit organization dedicated to helping veterans transition back into civilian life by helping them find employment.  According to

Let’s All Participate this National Give Something Away Day

Let’s All Participate this National Give Something Away Day

Let’s learn how we can balance work, our personal lives, and philanthropy on National Give Something Away Day. Today is National Give Something Away Day.  As the name suggests, this day is dedicated to sharing our good fortune with others who may not be as blessed as we are.  Often, we tend to get so

Go Green on World Environment Day

Go Green on World Environment Day

Let’s get involved in this World Environment Day. World Environment Day was established by the United Nations in 1974 and has since grown to become a global platform for encouraging worldwide awareness and action for the protection of our surroundings.  The theme for this year’s World Environment Day is “Beat Plastic Pollution,” which invites us

Stand for Equality This LGBTQQIAAP Pride Month

Stand for Equality This LGBTQQIAAP Pride Month

Let’s celebrate equality this LGBTQQIAAP Pride Month. June is LGBTQQIAAP Month, a month dedicated to educating the public about the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, questioning, intersex, asexual, allies, and pansexual communities.  This month-long celebration is held to honor the 1969 Stonewall riots in Manhattan and now encompasses various events such as pride parades, picnics,

Let’s Get Involved and “Stand for Children Day”

Let’s Get Involved and “Stand for Children Day”

Learn more about the amazing organization, Stand for Children. On June 1, 1996, more than 300,000 people gathered at the Lincoln Memorial to participate in the first-ever Stand for Children Day.  To date, this remains the largest demonstration for children in U.S. history.  As a result of this monumental occasion, countless parents, community members, and

Let’s Celebrate National Adopt a Shelter Pet Day!

Let’s Celebrate National Adopt a Shelter Pet Day!

Get inspired this National Adopt a Shelter Pet Day. Today is National Adopt a Shelter Pet Day, a day dedicated to raising awareness for the thousands of pets that are eagerly awaiting adoption in shelters.  On this day, we should consider opening our homes and our hearts and welcoming a furry friend who deserves love