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Honoring the Fallen; It’s Patriot Day and the National Day of Service and Remembrance

Honoring the Fallen; It’s Patriot Day and the National Day of Service and Remembrance

On this day in 2001, America experienced the most devastating tragedy in its history. On September 11th, 2001 America was the victim of a terrorist attack that resulted in the death of nearly 3,000 innocent civilians, first responders, and military personnel. Every year, communities around the country observe the anniversary of 9/11 and remember all

Let’s Share Our Bounties; It’s National Food Bank Day

Let’s Share Our Bounties; It’s National Food Bank Day

The first Friday in September is National Food Bank Day; join us as we learn more about this important event in our country. Today is National Food Bank Day, a day dedicated to making sure that no one in America goes hungry. Every year, food banks across the country assist 42 million men, women, and

Please Join Us in Recognizing National Women’s Equality Day

Please Join Us in Recognizing National Women’s Equality Day

We’d like to invite you to learn more about gender parity on National Women’s Equality Day. In 1971, August 23rd was declared Women’s Equality Day by U.S. Congress.  This day was selected to commemorate the passing of the 19th Amendment which granted women the right to vote.  The observance of Women’s Equality Day not only

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