All Inclusive Calendar

By providing an inclusive calendar, we hope to raise awareness while also honoring and celebrating the unique differences of every group, culture, and cause. 

Note: This calendar is comprehensive, but not exhaustive. If there is a group, culture, or cause missing, please know that it was unintentional. If there are any errors, we apologize, and would appreciate it if you would bring it to our attention via email–socialinclusion@una.edu

Day(s) Group, Culture or Cause Recognized
Full Month National Civility Month
5 Friendship Day
8 Happiness Happens Day
9 International Day of the World’s Indigenous People
10-11 Tisha B'Av • Jewish
12 International Youth Day
12 Eid al-Adha • Islamic
13 International Lefthanders Day
15  Raksha Bandhan • Hindu
15 Ullambana • Buddhist
17 Marcus Garvey Day (African Flag Day)
19 World Humanitarian Day
21 Senior Citizen Day
23 International Day for the Remembrance of the Slave Trade and its Abolition
24 Krishna Janmashtami • Hindu
26 Women’s Equality Day
31 Muharram • Islamic
31 Al-Hijra (New Year) • Islamic
Day(s) Group, Culture or Cause Recognized
Full Month Deaf Awareness Month
Full Month Latinx (Hispanic) Heritage Month (Sept 15 - Oct 15)
Full Month National Guide Dog Month
Full Month World Alzheimer's Month
Full Month Self-Improvement Month
Full Month Sexual Health Awareness Month
Full Month Suicide Prevention Awareness Month
2 Labor Day
2 Ganesh Chanturthi • Hindu
5 International Day of Charity
8 International Literacy Day
8-14 National Suicide Prevention Week
10 World Suicide Prevention Day
10 Ashura • Islamic
12 Enkutatash (Ethiopian New Year)
15 National Women’s Friendship Day
15 International Day of Democracy
16 Mexican Independence Day
16-23 Bisexual+ Awareness Week
17 Constitution Day and Citizenship Day
18 National HIV/AIDS and Aging Awareness Day
21 International Day of Peace
22 American Business Women's Day
23  Celebrate Bisexuality Day / Bi+ Visibility Day
23 Autumnal Equinox
23 Native Women's Equal Pay Day
23-27 Ally Week
25 Anniversary of School Desgregation 
25 National Women's Health & Fitness Day
26 European Languages Day
27 World Tourism Day
27 National Gay Men’s HIV/AIDS Awareness Day
29 National Native American Day
29 Navaratri • Hindu (thru Oct 7)
29 Rosh Hashanah • Jewish (thru Oct 1)
Day(s)     Group, Culture or Cause Recognized
Full Month National Bullying Prevention Month                     
Full Month LGBT History Month
Full Month Domestic Violence Awareness Month
Full Month Down Syndrome Awareness Month
Full Month Global Diversity Awareness Month
Full Month Family History Month
Full Month Filipino-American History Month
Full Month Italian-American Heritage and Culture Month
Full Month National Disability Employment Awareness Month
Full Month National German Heritage Month
Full Month National Work and Family Month
Full Month Polish-American Heritage Month
Full Month Islamic Heritage Month
Full Month National Depression and Mental Health Screening Month
Full Month Dyslexia Awareness Month
Full Month Shardiya/Maha Navratri • Hindu (Sept 17 - Oct 17)
1 International Day for Older Persons
2 International Day of Non-Violence
4 Diversity Day
4 World Smile Day
5 World Teacher's Day
6 German-American Day
6-12 Mental Illness Awareness Week
7 World Habitat Day
8 Dussehra • Hindu
8 Yom Kip Pur • Jewish (thru Oct 9)
10 World Mental Health Day
10 National Depression Screening Day
11 National Coming Out Day
11 International Day of the Girl Child
12 Spanish National Day (Día de la Hispanidad)
14 Sukkot • Jewish (thru Oct 20)
14 National Indigenous People's Day (Native American Day)
15 White Cane Awareness Day
15 National Latino HIV/AIDS Awareness Day
15 International Day of Rural Women
16 International Pronouns Day
16 World Food Day
17 Spirit Day–Anti Bullying
17 International Day for the Eradication of Poverty
17 Black Poetry Day
18 Women in Military Service for America Memorial Anniversary
19 National LGBT Center Awareness Day
19-27 National Week Against School Pushout
20 Spirit Day (to speak out against the bullying of LGBT people)
20 Birth of the Bab in Shiraz • Bahá’í
20 Gur-Gaddi Guru Granth Sahib • Sikh
21 Multicultural Diversity Day
21 Shemini Atzeret • Jewish
22 International Stuttering Awareness Day
23 Unity Day/Stop Bullying Day
23-29 Asexual Awareness Week
24 United Nations Day
26 Intersex Awareness Day
27 Diwali • Hindu
27 Bandi-Chhor Diwas • Sikh
29 Anniversary of the foundation of the National Organization for Women
29 Mix It Up at Lunch Day
31 All Hallows’ Eve (Halloween)
31 Day of the Dead
31 Reformation Day • Christian
Day(s)             Group, Culture or Cause Recognized
Full Month National Homeless Youth Awareness Month
Full Month National Native American Heritage Month
Full Month National American Indian & Alaska Native Heritage Month
Full Month Military Family Appreciation Month
Full Month National Runaway Prevention Month
Full Month National Family Caregivers Month
Full Month National Career Development Month
1 All Saint's Day • Western Christian 
1 Día de los Santos Inocentes (Holy Innocents Day)
2 All Soul's Day • Christian
2 Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead)
8 Intersex Day of Remembrance
9 World Freedom Day
9-10 Kristallnacht • Jewish
10 Mawlid Al-Nabi • Islamic
10 Eid Milad Un Nabi • Islamic
11 Veterans Day/Armistice Day
11-15 American Education Week
12 Guru Nanak Jayanti • Hindu
13 World Kindness Day
13-19 Transgender Awareness Week
16 International Day for Tolerance
17 International Students' Day
17 National Adoption Day
18-22 American Education Week
20 Transgender Day of Remembrance
20 Universal Children's Day
23 Survivor Day - International Survivors of Suicide Loss
25 International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women
25-Dec 10 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence
26 Day of the Covenant • Baha'i
26-30 AIDS Awareness Week
28 Thanksgiving Day
29 Native American Heritage Day
29 Random Acts of Kindness Friday
Day(s) Group, Culture or Cause Recognized
Full Month Universal Human Rights Month
Full Month National Impaired Driving Prevention Month 
Full Month AIDS Awareness Month
1-24 Advent • Christian
1 World AIDS Day
1 Rosa Parks Day (*Day she was arrested celebrated in Ohio & Oregon)
2 International Day for the Abolition of Slavery
2 Special Education Day
3 International Day for People with Disabilities (IDPD)
3-7 Inclusive Schools Week
5 International Volunteer Day
6 Día de la Con­stitu­ción (Constitution Day) 
8 Pansexual/Panromantic Pride Day
8 Bodhi Day • Buddhist
10 International Human Rights Day
12 Our Lady of Guadalupe • Christian
15 Bill of Rights Day
16-24 Las Posadas
20 International Human Solidarity Day
21 Winter Solstice
22-30 Chanukah (Hanukkah) • Jewish
24 Christmas Eve • Christian
25 Christmas • Western Christian 
26-1 Kwanzaa
29 Wounded Knee Day
31 New Year's Eve
Day(s)        Group, Culture or Cause Recognized
Full Month Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month
Full Month National Mentoring Month
Full Month National Thank You Month
Full Month Get Organized Month
1 Emancipation Proclamation Anniversary
1 Global Family Day
5 George Washington Carver Day
15 Makar Sankranti • Hindu
16 National Religious Freedom Day
19 World Religion Day
20 Martin Luther King Jr. Day
20-24 No Name-Calling Week
21 Mahayana New Year • Buddhist
21-26 National Drung and Alcohol Facts Week
26 Republic Day of India • Hindu
27 International Holocaust Remembrance Day
Day(s)           Group, Culture or Cause Recognized
Full Month Black History Month
Full Month Gap Year Awareness Month
Full Month International Boost Self-Esteem Month
Full Month Teen Dating Violence Awareness and Prevention Month
1 National Freedom Day
2 National Groundhog Day
3-7 National School Counseling Week
4 Rosa Parks Day (*Day she was born celebrated in CA & MI)
5 Tibetan Buddhist New Year • Buddhist
6 National Girls & Women in Sports Day
6 International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation
7 National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day
10 Tu BiShvat/Tu B’Shevat (New Year for Trees) • Jewish
12 International Day of Action on Women's Health
14 Frederick Douglass Day
15 Nirvana Day • Buddhist
17-21 Random Acts of Kindness Week
17-23 Aromantic Spectrum Awareness Week
22 World Thinking Day
19 Magha Puja Day • Buddhist
19-Mar 5 Chinese New Year
Day(s)          Group, Culture or Cause Recognized
Full Month Women's History Month
Full Month Gender Equality Month
Full Month National Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month
Full Month National Multiple Sclerosis Education and Awareness Month
Full Month Deaf History Month (March 13 - April 15)
1 Self-Injury Awareness Day
2 National Read Across America Day
5 Boston Massacre Day
8 International Women's Day
9 Purim • 2020
10 National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day (NWGHAAD)
10 Harriet Tubman Day
16 Anniversary of the First Black Newspaper in America
20 National Native HIV/AIDS Awareness Day
21 International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
21 World Down Syndrome Day
21 Maha Shivaratri • Hindu
22 World Water Day
23-29 LGBT Health Awareness Week
31 International Transgender Day of Visibility
Day(s) Group, Culture or Cause Recognized
Full Month Diversity Month
Full Month Autism Awareness Month
Full Month Arab American Heritage Month
Full Month STD Awareness Month
Full Month Keep America Beautiful Month
Full Month Counseling Awareness Month
Full Month Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month
2 World Autism Awareness Day (WAAD)
2 National Alcohol Screening Day
6 Mahavir Jayanti • Hindu
7 World Health Day
8 Buddha Purnima • Hindu
8-16 Pesach or Passover • Jewish
10 National Youth HIV/AIDS Awareness Day
12 Earth Day
15 Day of Silence (changes annually)
15 Jackie Robinson Day
16 Emancipation Day
18 National Transgender HIV Testing Day
20 Yom HaShoah (Holocaust Remembrance Day) • Jewish
21 Laylat al-Bara’ah • Islamic
26 Lesbian Visibility Day
30 El Día de los Niños

Day(s)       Group, Culture or Cause Recognized
Full Month Mental Health Awareness Month
Full Month Better Hearing and Speech Month
Full Month Jewish Heritage Month
Full Month Asian-American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month
Full Month Foster Youth Awareness Month
Full Month National Older Americans Month
Full Month Teen Pregnancy Prevention Month
Full Month Ramadan (May 5 - June 4) • Islamic
1-7 National Physical Education & Sports Week/ Trans Athlete Awareness Week
1-7 Choose Privacy Week
3 International Family Equality Day
5 Cinco de Mayo
9 National Children's Mental Health Awareness Day
16 Armed Forces Day
17 International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia, and Biphobia
18 HIV Vaccine Awareness Day
19 Malcolm X Day
19 Hepatitis Testing Day
19 National Asian & Pacific Islander HIV/AIDS Awareness Day
21 World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development
22 International Day for Biological Diversity (IDB)
22 Harvey Milk Day
24 Pansexual and Panromantic Visibility Day
25 African Liberation Day
28-30 Shavuot • Jewish
31 Laylat al-Qadr (Night of Decree) • Islamic
Day(s)       Group, Culture or Cause Recognized
Full Month LGBT Pride Month
Full Month African American Music Appreciation Month
Full Month National Hunger Awareness Month
Full Month National Safety Month
First Week QTPoC Pride Week
1 International Children's Day
5 HIV Long-Term Survivors Day
5 World Environment Day
6 Eid al-Fitr • Islamic
9 Odunde Festival (African New Year)
10-12 National Puerto Rican Day
12 Loving Day
12 Pulse Remembrance Day
13 Family Health & Fitness Day
14 International Children's Day
14 Flag Day
15 Native American Citizenship Day
19 Juneteenth
21 National Indigenous People's Day
23 International Widows Day
26 Legalization of Same-Sex Marriage in the U.S. Anniversary
27 National HIV Testing Day
28 Stonewall Riots Anniversary
Day(s) Group, Culture or Cause Recognized
Full Month Minority Mental Health Month
4 Independence Day
16 International Drag Day
18 Nelson Mandela International Day
19 Maafa Commemoration
24 International Self-Care Day
26 Disability Independence Day
30 Tisha B'Av • Jewish