Cause Holidays

At National Today, we believe it’s incredibly important to stand up for what you believe in and make the world a better place. We’re passionate about commemorating 96 cause holidays each year.

DateHolidayCategoryTagsRegion
Wed Jan 9
National Law Enforcement Appreciation Day
Thu Jan 10
National Cut Your Energy Costs Day
Sat Jan 12
National Youth Day,
Tue Jan 15
Martin Luther King's Birthday,
Mon Jan 28
National Daisy Day
Fri Feb 1
National Get Up Day
Mon Feb 4
World Cancer Day
Mon Feb 11
International Day of Women and Girls in Science
Wed Feb 27
International Polar Bear Day
Sat Mar 2
National Read Across America Day
Sun Mar 3
World Wildlife Day
Mon Mar 4
National Hug a G.I. Day
Fri Mar 8
International Women's Day
Fri Mar 8
National Proofreading Day
Fri Mar 15
Red Nose Day
Mon Mar 18
National Biodiesel Day, ,
Wed Mar 20
International Day of Happiness
Thu Mar 21
Absolutely Incredible Kid Day®, ,
Fri Mar 22
World Water Day
Thu Apr 4
RAINN Day
Mon Apr 15
Tax Day
Sun Apr 21
Tiradentes Day,
Mon Apr 22
Earth Day
Fri Apr 26
Arbor Day
Sat May 11
World Migratory Bird Day
Sun May 19
National Endangered Species Day
Wed May 22
International Day for Biological Diversity
Wed May 29
Learn About Composting Day
Wed Jun 5
World Environment Day
Sat Jun 8
World Oceans Day
Sat Jun 15
World Elder Abuse Awareness Day
Thu Jun 20
National American Eagle Day
Thu Jun 20
World Refugee Day
Fri Jun 28
National Insurance Awareness Day
Fri Jun 28
National Nude Day,
Thu Jul 11
World Population Day
Fri Jul 12
Orangemen's Day, ,
Mon Aug 5
Terry Fox Day,
Fri Aug 9
National Women's Day
Mon Aug 12
International Youth Day
Wed Aug 14
National Financial Awareness Day
Mon Aug 19
International Homeless Animals Day
Mon Aug 19
World Humanitarian Day
Sun Aug 25
National Secondhand Wardrobe Day
Thu Sep 5
International Day of Charity
Sun Sep 8
International Literacy Day
Wed Sep 11
National Day of Service and Remembrance
Sun Sep 15
International Day of Democracy
Sat Sep 21
International Day of Peace
Tue Sep 24
​National Voter Registration Day
Tue Oct 1
​International Day of Older Persons
Wed Oct 2
International Day of Non-Violence
Sun Oct 6
World Cerebral Palsy Day
Tue Oct 15
World Maths Day
Wed Oct 16
World Food Day
Mon Oct 21
Pets for Vets Day,
Mon Oct 28
​National Immigrants Day,
Mon Nov 4
National Chicken Lady Day
Fri Nov 8
S.T.E.M. - S.T.E.A.M. Day
Wed Nov 13
World Kindness Day
Fri Nov 15
National Philanthropy Day
Sat Nov 16
International Day For Tolerance
Tue Nov 19
International Men’s Day
Tue Nov 19
World Toilet Day
Wed Nov 20
Transgender Day of Remembrance
Wed Nov 20
Universal Children’s Day
Sat Nov 23
International Survivors of Suicide Day,
Mon Nov 25
International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women
Thu Nov 28
National Day of Mourning, ,
Tue Dec 3
Giving Tuesday
Tue Dec 3
National Disability Day
Wed Dec 11
International Mountain Day
Sat Dec 14
National Monkey Day
Sat Dec 21
National Wreaths Across America Day , ,
Thu Dec 26
Boxing Day, , , , ,
February
National Bird Feeding Month
March
Irish-American Heritage Month, ,
March
Poison Prevention Awareness Month
April
Distracted Driving Awareness Month
April
Scottish-American Heritage Month,
May
Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month,
May
National Teen Self-Esteem Month
June
Pride Month
July 3–10
Be Nice to Jersey Week
September
Hispanic Heritage Month,
September 23–30
​Child Passenger Safety Awareness Week
October
​Global Diversity Awareness Month, , ,
October
​Italian-American Heritage Month, ,
October
​National Domestic Violence Awareness Month
October
German-American Heritage Month, ,
October
​National Bullying Prevention Month, ,
October 2–9
​National Drug and Alcohol Facts Week, , ,
November
No-Shave November
November
PTA Healthy Lifestyles Month, ,
December
Safe Toys and Gifts Month,
December
Universal Human Rights Month