National Cause Awareness Months and Days You Need To Know

National Awareness Months and Days You Need To Know

Mark Your Calendars With The Cause Awareness Months And Days Listed Below To Build A Fundraising Campaign Behind

January

Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month

January 19: World Religion Day
January 20: Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service
January 28: Data Privacy Day

February

Black History Month

February 2: World Wetlands Day
February 4: World Cancer Day 
February 11: Safer Internet Day 
February 14: V-Day
February 15: World Whale Day
February 20: World Day of Social Justice
February 25: World Spay Day
February 27: Digital Learning Day
February 27: International Polar Bear Day
February 29: Rare Disease Day

March

Women's History Month

March 3: World Wildlife Day
March 8: International Women’s Day
March 12: World Kidney Day
March 20: Global Recycling Day
March 21: International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
March 21: International Day of Forests
March 21: World Down Syndrome Day
March 22: World Water Day
March 24: World Tuberculosis Day
March 28: Earth Hour
March 29: Good Deeds Day

April

Autism Awareness Month

National Child Abuse Prevention Month

National Volunteer Month

April 2: World Autism Awareness Day
April 7: World Health Day
April 12: International Day for Street Children
April 14: World Dolphin Day
April 15: World Art Day
April 22: Earth Day 
April 23: World Book Day
April 25: International Sculpture Day
April 25: World Malaria Day 
April 25: World Penguin Day 
April 30: International Jazz Day

May

ALS Awareness Month

Mental Health Awareness Month

National Foster Care Month

May 9: World Fair Trade Day
May 10: World Lupus Day
May 12: World Migratory Bird Day
May 15: Endangered Species Day
May 17: International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia, and Biphobia
May 18: International Museum Day
May 20: International Nurses Day
May 22: International Day for Biological Diversity
May 23: World Turtle Day 
May 31: World No Tobacco Day

June

LGBT Pride Month

Alzheimer's & Brain Awareness Month

National Safety Month

June 5: World Environment Day
June 8: World Oceans Day
June 12: World Day Against Child Labor
June 14: World Blood Donor Day
June 20: World Refugee Day
June 21: International Day of Yoga
June 22: World Rainforest Day
JUne 27: Gay Pride Day

July

July 11: World PopulationDay
July 18: Nelson Mandela International Day
July 28: World Hepatitis Day
July 29: International Tiger Day
July 30: World Day Against Trafficking in Persons

August

Black Business Month

August 9: International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples
August 10: World Lion Day
August 12: International Youth Day
August 12: World Elephant Day
August 17: National Nonprofit Day
August 19: World Humanitarian Day
August 26: National Dog Day
August 29: International Day Against Nuclear Tests 

September

National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

National Guide Dog Month

National Prostate Health Month

September 5: International Day of Charity
September 8: International Literacy Day
September 10: World Suicide Prevention Day
September 15: International Day of Democracy
September 21: International Day of Peace
September 22: World Rhino Day
September 27: World Tourism Day
September 27: World Rivers Day

October

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

LGBT History Month

National Bullying Prevention Month

National Domestic Violence Awareness Month

October 4: World Animal Day
October 5: World Teachers Day
October 6: World Cerebral Palsy Day
October 7: World Habitat Day
October 10: World Mental Health Day
October 11: International Day of the Girl Child
October 12: World Arthritis Day
October 13: World Thrombosis Day
October 16: World Food Day
October 17: International Day for the Eradication of Poverty
October 17: World Values Day
October 29: World Internet Day
October 31: World Cities Day

November

COPD Awareness Month

Movember

National Alzheimer's Disease Awareness Month

National Family Caregivers Month

National Domestic Violence Awareness Month

November 13: World Kindness Day
November 14: World Diabetes Day
November 16: International Day for Tolerance
November 19: World Pancreatic Cancer Day
November 20: World Children’s Day
November 25: International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women

December

End Of The Year Giving

December 1: Giving Tuesday — #GivingTuesday
December 1: World AIDS Day
December 3: International Day of People with Disabilities
December 5: International Volunteer Day
December 9: International Anti-Corruption Day
December 10: International Human Rights Day
December 18: International Migrants Day