Cause
Holidays

At National Today, we know the importance of cause holidays that take a stand for what we believe in, so we work hard to bring attention to each of the 101 cause holidays that occur throughout the year. From lighthearted days like Red Nose Day on March 15 to extremely serious days like RAINN on April 15, we’re passionate about commemorating the significance of each and every cause holiday.

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DateHolidayCategoryTags
National Mentoring Month, ,
Canned Food Month,
National Bird Feeding Month, ,
Irish-American Heritage Month,
National Music in Our Schools Month, ,
Poison Prevention Awareness Month, ,
Distracted Driving Awareness Month,
Keep America Beautiful Month, ,
May
Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month,
National Teen Self-Esteem Month, ,
Pride Month, , , , ,
Back to School Month ,
Hispanic Heritage Month,
German-American Heritage Month,
​Global Diversity Awareness Month, , ,
​Italian-American Heritage Month,
​National Bullying Prevention Month, ,
​National Domestic Violence Awareness Month, ,
No-Shave November, ,
PTA Healthy Lifestyles Month,
Safe Toys and Gifts Month,
Universal Human Rights Month,
Jan 2 Saturday
Brew Monday,
Jan 9 Saturday
National Law Enforcement Appreciation Day,
Jan 10 Sunday
National Cut Your Energy Costs Day
Jan 12 Tuesday
National Youth Day,
Jan 28 Thursday
National Daisy Day
Feb 1 Monday
National Get Up Day,
Feb 4 Thursday
World Cancer Day,
Feb 11 Thursday
International Day of Women and Girls in Science, ,
Feb 27 Saturday
International Polar Bear Day,
Mar 2 Tuesday
National Read Across America Day, , ,
Mar 3 Wednesday
World Wildlife Day,
Mar 4 Thursday
National Hug a G.I. Day, ,
Mar 8 Monday
International Women's Day, ,
National Proofreading Day
Mar 18 Thursday
Absolutely Incredible Kid Day®,
National Biodiesel Day, ,
Mar 19 Friday
Red Nose Day, ,
Mar 20 Saturday
International Day of Happiness,
Mar 22 Monday
World Water Day
Apr 14 Tuesday
RAINN Day, ,
Apr 22 Thursday
Earth Day,
May 8 Saturday
World Migratory Bird Day,
May 21 Friday
National Endangered Species Day, ,
May 22 Saturday
International Day for Biological Diversity, , ,
May 29 Saturday
Learn About Composting Day, , ,
Jun 5 Saturday
World Environment Day, , , ,
Jun 8 Tuesday
World Oceans Day,
Jun 15 Tuesday
World Elder Abuse Awareness Day, ,
Jun 16 Wednesday
International Day of the African Child, , ,
Jun 19 Saturday
Juneteenth, ,
Jun 20 Sunday
National American Eagle Day, , ,
World Refugee Day
Jun 28 Monday
National Insurance Awareness Day,
Jul 3 Saturday
International Plastic Bag Free Day , ,
Jul 11 Sunday
World Population Day, , , ,
Jul 12 Monday
Orangemen's Day, , ,
Jul 14 Wednesday
National Nude Day, , , , ,
Aug 2 Monday
Terry Fox Day, , ,
Aug 9 Monday
National Women's Day,
Aug 12 Thursday
International Youth Day, ,
Aug 14 Saturday
National Financial Awareness Day
Aug 19 Thursday
World Humanitarian Day
Aug 22 Sunday
National Black Women's Equal Pay Day
Aug 25 Wednesday
National Secondhand Wardrobe Day
Aug 26 Thursday
Women’s Equality Day, ,
Sep 5 Sunday
International Day of Charity,
Sep 8 Wednesday
International Literacy Day, ,
Sep 11 Saturday
German Language Day,
Patriot Day,
Sep 15 Wednesday
International Day of Democracy,
Sep 21 Tuesday
International Day of Peace,
Sep 25 Saturday
World’s Biggest Coffee Morning , ,
Sep 28 Tuesday
​National Voter Registration Day
Oct 1 Friday
​International Day of Older Persons, ,
Oct 2 Saturday
International Day of Non-Violence, ,
Oct 6 Wednesday
World Cerebral Palsy Day,
Oct 13 Wednesday
National No Bra Day, ,
Oct 15 Friday
Maths Day
Oct 16 Saturday
World Food Day,
Oct 21 Thursday
National Pets for Veterans Day, ,
Oct 28 Thursday
​National Immigrants Day
Nov 1 Monday
World Vegan Day ,
Nov 4 Thursday
National Chicken Lady Day
Nov 8 Monday
STEM/STEAM Day
Nov 13 Saturday
World Kindness Day, ,
Nov 14 Sunday
Children's Day,
Nov 15 Monday
National Philanthropy Day,
Nov 16 Tuesday
International Day For Tolerance,
Nov 19 Friday
International Men’s Day, ,
World Toilet Day,
Nov 20 Saturday
International Survivors of Suicide Loss Day,
Transgender Day of Remembrance, ,
Universal Children’s Day, ,
Nov 25 Thursday
International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women, ,
National Day of Mourning,
White Ribbon Day,
Nov 26 Friday
World Lewis Day,
Dec 1 Wednesday
Giving Tuesday
Dec 3 Friday
International Day of Persons with Disabilities,
Dec 11 Saturday
International Mountain Day
Dec 14 Tuesday
Monkey Day,
Dec 19 Sunday
National Wreaths Across America Day ,
Dec 21 Tuesday
National Short Girl Appreciation Day,
Dec 22 Wednesday
​National Short Person Day,
Dec 26 Sunday
Boxing Day
Mar 22-28
​National Drug and Alcohol Facts Week, ,
Jul 4-10
Be Nice to Jersey Week, ,
Sep 19-25
​Child Passenger Safety Awareness Week, , ,
Nov 16-21
Road Safety Week,