Important Dates

January 16

MLK Jr. Day – Volunteer at an NPO promoting civil rights, preserving Black culture, or directly serving the Black / African American community


Black History / Futures Month

February 14

Valentine’s Day – Make Valentine’s cards with middle school and high school LGBTQ+ clubs


Women’s History Month

March 21

World Downs Syndrome Day – Make a pal and do a children’s book reading at an education program for kids with special needs

March 31

Trans Day of Visibility

April 22

Earth Day – Plant a tree at a local elementary school or community garden


API Heritage Month – Lend a helping hand to a Queer Asian American organization

May 29

Memorial Day – Phone Bank Veterans to thank them for their service


Organize LGBTQ+ Pride programming at your office

June 11

Children’s Day- Volunteer at a school

September 15 – October 15

Latinx Heritage Month


Native American Heritage Month

November 11

Veteran’s Day

November 20

Transgender Day of Remembrance – Organize a candlelight vigil

December 1

World AIDS Day

December 10

Human Rights Day – Take a day to Canvass for a local NPO-led initiative