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Military Spouse Appreciation Day

April 8, 2024

May 10 marks the celebration of Military Spouse Appreciation Day, a time to honor and recognize the immense contributions made by military spouses in supporting…

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May is Mental Health Month: Raise Awareness, Erase the Stigma, and Get Support!

April 8, 2024

Mental health is essential to your overall health and well-being, and mental illnesses are common and treatable. People struggling with mental health may be in…

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Child Abuse Prevention Month

March 7, 2024

A report of child abuse is made every ten seconds in the United States, with hundreds of deaths related to child abuse reported each year. Child abuse occurs…

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Help Make-A-Wish Deliver Hope to Children with Critical Illnesses. Celebrate World Wish Day 2024 by Creating Hope.

March 7, 2024

Every year, Make-A-Wish, the organization that grants life-changing wishes for children with critical illnesses, celebrates World Wish Day® on April 29, the anniversary of the wish…

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National Reading Month

Celebrate National Reading Month This March

February 20, 2024

“The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go.” – Dr. Seuss In…

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Celebrating the Agents of Change this Black History Month

January 23, 2024

During Black History Month, which takes place each year during the month of February, there is much to celebrate about the past achievements and impact…

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February is Marfan Awareness Month!

January 23, 2024

Marfan syndrome affects an estimated 1 in 5,000 people regardless of race, ethnicity, or gender, and experts estimate that nearly half the people who have Marfan…

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January is National Poverty in America Awareness Month

December 20, 2023

Hunger and malnutrition, limited access to education and other basic services, social discrimination and exclusion, disabilities, restricted access to participation in the democratic process. These are…

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National Stress-Free Family Holidays Month

November 27, 2023

As the holiday season approaches, the anticipation of joy and celebration is often accompanied by a wave of stress, particularly for those living paycheck to…

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Inspire Reading Joy, Build a Nation of Lifelong Readers

November 17, 2023

Across the nation, children are well on their way with the new school year – learning, exploring, and building friendships.  It’s a welcome return to…

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National Impaired Driving Prevention Month

November 9, 2023

National Impaired Driving Prevention Month encourages families, educators, health care providers, and community leaders to promote responsible decision-making when operating motor vehicles and encourage young people…

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National Hospice and Palliative Care Month

October 26, 2023

Each November, hospice and palliative care programs reach out to raise awareness about the importance of high-quality hospice and palliative care. Hospice and palliative care programs…

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