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 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.

DateHolidayCategoryTags
Jan 1 Saturday
National Mentoring Month ,
Universal Hour of Peace , ,
World Day of Peace , ,
Jan 2 Sunday
Brew Monday , ,
Jan 3 Monday
National Write to Congress Day , ,
Jan 6 Thursday
World Day for War Orphans ,
Jan 8 Saturday
Earth's Rotation Day ,
War on Poverty Day , ,
Jan 9 Sunday
National Law Enforcement Appreciation Day
Jan 10 Monday
National Clean Your Desk Day , ,
National Cut Your Energy Costs Day ,
Jan 11 Tuesday
National Human Trafficking Awareness Day
Jan 12 Wednesday
National Youth Day ,
Jan 15 Saturday
National Pothole Day ,
Jan 28 Friday
National Daisy Day
Feb 1 Tuesday
Canned Food Month
National Bird Feeding Month , ,
National Get Up Day ,
Feb 4 Friday
World Cancer Day ,
Feb 11 Friday
International Day of Women and Girls in Science
Feb 25 Friday
National Skip the Straw Day , ,
Feb 27 Sunday
International Polar Bear Day ,
Mar 1 Tuesday
Irish-American Heritage Month
National Credit Education Month ,
National Music in Our Schools Month ,
Poison Prevention Awareness Month
Mar 2 Wednesday
National Read Across America Day , ,
Mar 3 Thursday
World Wildlife Day ,
Mar 4 Friday
National Hug a G.I. Day , ,
Mar 8 Tuesday
International Women's Day ,
National Proofreading Day
Mar 11 Friday
National Funeral Director and Mortician Recognition Day
Mar 17 Thursday
Absolutely Incredible Kid Day® ,
Mar 18 Friday
National Biodiesel Day ,
Mar 19 Friday
Red Nose Day , ,
Mar 20 Saturday
Great British Spring Clean Day ,
International Day of Happiness ,
Mar 21 Monday
International Day of Forests ,
Mar 22 Tuesday
World Water Day
​National Drug and Alcohol Facts Week ,
Mar 31 Thursday
Transgender Day of Visibility , ,
Apr 1 Friday
Child Abuse Awareness Month , ,
Distracted Driving Awareness Month
Financial Literacy Month , ,
Keep America Beautiful Month ,
Apr 5 Tuesday
National Student Employment Week , ,
Apr 14 Wednesday
RAINN Day ,
Apr 19 Monday
National Environmental Education Week , , ,
Apr 22 Friday
Earth Day ,
Apr 26 Tuesday
National Work Zone Awareness Week , ,
Apr 29 Friday
National Arbor Day ,
May 1 Sunday
Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month
National Teen Self-Esteem Month ,
May 7 Saturday
World Fair Trade Day
May 13 Friday
Fair Trade Day ,
May 14 Saturday
World Migratory Bird Day ,
May 16 Monday
National Love a Tree Day , ,
May 20 Friday
National Endangered Species Day , ,
May 22 Sunday
International Day for Biological Diversity , ,
May 25 Wednesday
National Missing Children’s Day , ,
May 26 Thursday
National Sorry Day
May 29 Sunday
Learn About Composting Day , ,
May 30 Monday
National Water a Flower Day , ,
Jun 1 Wednesday
National Oceans Month , ,
National Pollinators Month , ,
National Rivers Month , ,
Pride Month , ,
World Reef Awareness Day , ,
Jun 4 Saturday
National Prairie Day , ,
Jun 5 Sunday
World Environment Day , ,
Jun 6 Monday
National Higher Education Day , ,
Jun 8 Wednesday
World Oceans Day ,
Jun 15 Wednesday
National Bug Busting Day , ,
World Elder Abuse Awareness Day , ,
Jun 16 Thursday
International Day of the African Child , ,
Jun 17 Friday
National Dump the Pump Day ,
Jun 19 Sunday
Juneteenth ,
Jun 20 Monday
National American Eagle Day , ,
World Refugee Day
Jun 21 Tuesday
Summer Solstice ,
Jun 28 Tuesday
National Insurance Awareness Day
Jul 1 Friday
Clean Beaches Week , ,
Jul 3 Sunday
International Plastic Bag Free Day
Be Nice to Jersey Week , ,
Jul 11 Monday
World Population Day , ,
Jul 12 Tuesday
Orangemen's Day , ,
Jul 14 Thursday
National Nude Day , ,
Aug 1 Monday
Back to School Month ,
Terry Fox Day , ,
Aug 3 Wednesday
National Black Women's Equal Pay Day
Aug 9 Tuesday
National Women's Day ,
Aug 12 Friday
International Youth Day ,
Aug 14 Sunday
National Financial Awareness Day
Aug 19 Friday
World Humanitarian Day
Aug 25 Thursday
National Secondhand Wardrobe Day
Aug 26 Friday
Women’s Equality Day , ,
Aug 29 Monday
International Day against Nuclear Tests , ,
Aug 31 Wednesday
International Overdose Awareness Day , ,
Sep 1 Thursday
Attendance Awareness Month , ,
Footy Colors Day , ,
Sep 5 Monday
International Day of Charity ,
Sep 7 Wednesday
International Day of Clean Air , ,
Sep 8 Thursday
International Literacy Day ,
Sep 9 Friday
Stand Up To Cancer Day , ,
Sep 10 Saturday
Farmers' Consumer Awareness Day , ,
Sep 11 Sunday
Patriot Day ,
Sep 15 Thursday
International Day of Democracy ,
National Tackle Kids Cancer Day , ,
Sep 16 Friday
International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer , ,
Sep 17 Saturday
International Coastal Cleanup Day ,
Sep 18 Sunday
National Cleanup Day ,
World Water Monitoring Day ,
​Child Passenger Safety Awareness Week , ,
Sep 21 Wednesday
International Day of Peace ,
Sep 22 Thursday
International Day of Radiant Peace ,
Sep 23 Friday
International Day of Sign Languages ,
National BRAVE Day ,
National Temperature Control Day
Sep 24 Saturday
National Public Lands Day ,
National Seat Check Saturday ,
World’s Biggest Coffee Morning
Sep 25 Sunday
World Day of The Deaf ,
Sep 27 Tuesday
NATIONAL CRUSH A CAN DAY , ,
National Crush Day ,
​National Voter Registration Day
Sep 28 Wednesday
International Right To Know Day ,
Sep 30 Friday
Orange Shirt Day ,
Oct 1 Saturday
Celebrate The Bilingual Child Month
Fair Trade Month ,
German-American Heritage Month
​Global Diversity Awareness Month , ,
Go Sober For October — October , ,
Halloween Safety Month ,
​Italian-American Heritage Month
​National Bullying Prevention Month , ,
National Crime Prevention Month , ,
​National Domestic Violence Awareness Month
National Learning and Development Month ,
​International Day of Older Persons
Oct 2 Sunday
International Day of Non-Violence ,
Oct 5 Wednesday
International Walk to School Day , ,
Oct 6 Thursday
World Cerebral Palsy Day ,
Oct 7 Friday
National Inner Beauty Day ,
Oct 9 Sunday
National Pro-Life Cupcake Day , ,
Oct 10 Monday
World Day Against The Death Penalty ,
World Homeless Day , ,
Oct 12 Wednesday
National Stop Bullying Day
Oct 13 Thursday
International Day for Disaster Reduction , ,
International Day for Failure , ,
National No Bra Day
World Sight Day ,
Oct 15 Saturday
National Pregnancy and Infant Loss Remembrance Day , ,
Oct 16 Sunday
World Food Day ,
National Retirement Security Week , ,
Oct 17 Monday
International Day for the Eradication of Poverty ,
Oct 18 Tuesday
Pro-Life Day of Silent Solidarity , ,
Oct 19 Wednesday
Day of Unity ,
LGBT Center Awareness Day ,
Oct 20 Thursday
International Credit Union Day ,
International ShakeOut Day
Spirit Day , ,
Oct 21 Friday
National Pets for Veterans Day , ,
Oct 22 Saturday
Make a Difference Day ,
Oct 24 Monday
World Development Information Day ,
Oct 28 Friday
Bandanna Day , ,
​National Immigrants Day
Oct 30 Sunday
Create a Great Funeral Day , ,
National Speak Up For Service Day , ,
Nov 1 Tuesday
National Adoption Month , ,
National Family Literacy Month , ,
No-Shave November ,
PTA Healthy Lifestyles Month
Nov 4 Friday
National Chicken Lady Day ,
Nov 6 Sunday
Drowsy Driving Prevention Week ,
Nov 8 Tuesday
STEM/STEAM Day , ,
Nov 13 Sunday
World Kindness Day , ,
Nov 14 Monday
World Orphans Day
Nov 15 Tuesday
National Philanthropy Day ,
National Recycling Day , ,
Nov 16 Wednesday
International Day For Tolerance ,
Road Safety Week ,
Nov 18 Friday
Use Less Stuff Day , ,
Nov 19 Saturday
Family Volunteer Day , ,
International Men’s Day ,
International Survivors of Suicide Loss Day
National Adoption Day , ,
Women’s Entrepreneurship Day , ,
World Toilet Day
Nov 20 Sunday
Transgender Day of Remembrance ,
Universal Children’s Day ,
World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims , ,
Restorative Justice Week , ,
Separation of Church & State Week ,
Nov 24 Thursday
National Day of Mourning
Nov 25 Friday
Fur-Free Friday , ,
International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women ,
White Ribbon Day ,
Nov 26 Saturday
World Lewis Day ,
Nov 29 Tuesday
Giving Tuesday
International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People , ,
Nov 30 Wednesday
Cities for Life Day ,
Dec 1 Wednesday
Operation Santa Paws , ,
Safe Toys and Gifts Month ,
Universal Human Rights Month
Dec 2 Thursday
International Day for the Abolition of Slavery ,
Dec 3 Friday
International Day of Persons with Disabilities
Dec 4 Saturday
World Wildlife Conservation Day , ,
Dec 6 Monday
Mitten Tree Day , ,
National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women , ,
Older Driver Safety Awareness Week , ,
Dec 9 Thursday
International Anti-Corruption Day , ,
Dec 11 Saturday
International Mountain Day
UNICEF Birthday , ,
Dec 13 Monday
Green Monday
Dec 14 Tuesday
Martyred Intellectuals Day ,
National Energy Conservation Day ,
Monkey Day ,
Dec 18 Saturday
International Migrants Day ,
National Wreaths Across America Day ,
Dec 21 Tuesday
National Short Girl Appreciation Day ,
Dec 22 Wednesday
​National Short Person Day ,
Dec 24 Friday
National Consumer Rights Day , ,
Dec 26 Sunday
Boxing Day