Calendar
First Quarter
January Febuary March
No Name Calling Week
From the 16th through the 20th; GLSEN; www.glsen.org/nonamecallingweek
MLK, Jr. Day
3rd Monday
Mentoring Month
The National Mentoring Partnership; http://www.mentoring.org/our-work/campaigns/national-mentoring-month/
Random Acts of Kindness Day
2/17
Teen Dating Violence Awareness & Prevention Month
(www.cdc.gov/features/datingviolence)
Youth Violence Prevention Week
Last week in March
Second Quarter
April May June
Injury Prevention Month
Global Youth Service Day
(4/21-23) (Youth Service America; www.gysd.org)
National Youth Violence Prevention Week
(4/3-7) (SAVE; nationalsave.org/NYVPW)
Safe Kids Day
Public Health Week
2nd week of April
Walk & Bike to School Day
National Prevention Week
(5/15-19) (SAMHSA, samhsa.gov/prevention-week)
National Mental Health Month
National Best Friend's Day
(6/8)
National Say Something Nice Day
(6/1)
National Safety Month
Third Quarter
July August September
Back to School Month
International Day of Peace
UN; www.internationaldayofpeace.org
National Day of Service and Rememberance
(9/11) Corporation for National & Community Service; http://www.serve.gov/site-page/september-11th-national-day-service-and-remembrance
International Youth Day
United Nations; www.un.org/en/events/youthday
Fourth Quarter
October November December
Safe Schools Week
National School Safety Center; www.schoolsafety.us/safe-schools-week
Mix-It Up at Lunch Day
Teaching Tolerance; www.tolerance.org/mix-it-up/what-is-mix
Bullying Prevention Month
PACER; www.pacer.org/bullying/nbpm
School Bus Safety Week
10/19-23
National Day of Giving
#GivingTuesday (11/29) (www.givingtuesday.org)
National Family Week
(11/21-25) (Alliance for Strong Families and Communities; http://alliance1.org/national-family-week)
World Kindness Day
Tie One on for Safety
11/25