Awareness Calendar


January 1st: New Year’s Day

January 1st: World Day of Peace

January 9th: National Law Enforcement Appreciation Day

January 11th: National Human Trafficking Awareness Day

January 12th: National Pharmacist Day

January 20th: World Religion Day

January 21st: Martin Luther King Jr. Day

January 27 – February 2: Catholic School Week

Cervical Cancer Awareness Month

Glaucoma Awareness Month

Thyroid Awareness Month

Blood Donor Month

Birth Defects Awareness Month

National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month


February 1st: National Wear Red Day

February 1st: Give Kids a Smile Day

February 4th: World Cancer Day

February 5th: Chinese New Year

February 14th: Valentine’s Day

February 15th: International Childhood Cancer Awareness Day

February 15th: Susan B. Anthony Day

February 18th: Presidents Day

February 19th: Coast Guard Reserves Birthday 1941

February 28th: Rare Disease Day

American Heart Month

Black History Month

International Friendship Month

National Cancer Prevention Month


March 1st: Employee Appreciation Day

March 2nd: Texas Independence Day

March 5th: Fat Tuesday

March 17th: Saint Patrick’s Day

March 22nd: World Water Day

March 24th: World TB Day

March 26th: American Diabetes Alert Day

March 30th: National Doctor’s Day

March 11-17: Brain Awareness Week

Red Cross Month

Brain Injury Awareness Month

Child Life Month

Cerebral Palsy Awareness Month

Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month

Kidney Cancer Awareness Month

Multiple Myeloma Awareness Month

Multiple Sclerosis Awareness Month

National Nutrition Awareness Month

National Women’s History Month


April 7th: World Health Day

April 19th: Good Friday

April 21st: Easter

April 22nd: Earth Day

April 28th: Occupational Safety and Health Day

April 7 – 14: Oral, Head and Neck Cancer Awareness Week

Autism Awareness Month

Child Abuse Prevention Month

Donate Life Month

Parkinson’s Disease Awareness Month

Esophageal Cancer Awareness Month

Testicular Cancer Awareness Month

Oral, Head and Neck Cancer Awareness Month


May 5th: Cinco de Mayo

May 6th: National Nurses Day

May 7th: National Teachers Day

May 8th: World Red Cross Crescent Day

May 8th: Receptionist Day

May 12th: Mother’s Day

May 18th: Armed Forces Day

May 27th: Memorial Day

May 5 – 11: Public Service Week

May 5 – 11: Brain Tumor Action Week

May 6 – 12: Nurses Week

May 6 – 10: Teacher Appreciation Week

May 19 – 25: Emergency Medical Service Week

National Military Appreciation Month

National Arthritis Month

Asthma and Food Allergy Awareness Month

Brain Cancer /Tumor Action Month

Osteoporosis Awareness & Prevention Month

Melanoma Skin Cancer Awareness Month

Lupus Awareness Month

Stroke Awareness Month

Bladder Cancer Awareness Month

Mental Health Awareness Month

Tuberous Sclerosis Awareness Month


June 2nd: National Cancer Survivors Day

June 5th: World Environment Day

June 14th: Flag Day

June 14th: United States Army – Happy Birthday 1775

June 14th: World Blood Donor Day

June 15th: Smile Power Day

June 16th: Father’s Day

June 10 – 16: National Men’s Health Week

June 11 – 17: Armed Forces Week

June 13 – 19: National Nursing Assistants Week

National Safety Month

Pride Month

Cataract Awareness Month


July 1st: Canada Day

July 4th: Independence Day

July 26th: System Administrator Appreciation Day

July 28th: World Hepatitis Day

UV Safety Month

Juvenile Arthritis Awareness Month


August 4th: U.S. Coast Guard – Happy Birthday 1790

August 4th: National Friendship Day

August 6th: National Night Out (Against Crime)

August 1 – 7: World Breastfeeding Week

National Immunization Awareness Month

Medic Alert Awareness Month


September 2nd: Labor Day

September 8th: Grandparents Day

September 11th: Patriots Day

September 15th: Women’s Friendship Day

September 17th: Constitution Day/Citizenship Day

September 18th: United States Air Force – Happy Birthday 1947

September 20th: POW/MIA Recognition Day

September 21st: International Day of Peace

September 21st: World Alzheimer’s Day

September 29th: World Heart Day

September 8 – 14: Suicide Prevention Week

September 29 – October 1: Rosh Hashanah

Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

Gynecologic Cancer Awareness Month

Leukemia Awareness Month

Lymphoma Awareness Month

Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month

Prostate Cancer Awareness Month

Thyroid Cancer Awareness Month

National Yoga Awareness Month


October 4th: World Smile Day

October 7th: Physician Assistant Day

October 9th: Emergency Nurse Day

October 13th: United States Navy – Happy Birthday 1775

October 14th: Columbus Day

October 16th: Bosses Day

October 19th: Sweetest Day

October 24th: S.A.V.E. Day (Stop American Violence Everywhere)

October 26th: Make A Difference Day

October 31st: Halloween

October 6 – 12: Mental Health Awareness Week

October 7 – 11: Customer Service Week

October 8 – 9: Yom Kippur

October 23 – 31: Red Ribbon Week

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Fire Prevention Awareness Month

Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Down Syndrome Awareness Month

Sudden Infant Death Syndrome Awareness Month

Pregnancy & Infant Loss Awareness Month

National Bullying Prevention Month

Liver Cancer Awareness Month


November 10th: United States Marine Corps – Happy Birthday 1775

November 11th: Veterans Day

November 13th: World Kindness Day

November 14th: Great American Smoke Out Day

November 15th: America Recycles Day

November 21st: Operating Room Nurse Day

November 28th: Thanksgiving Day


National Men’s Health Awareness Month

Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month

American Diabetes Awareness Month

Epilepsy Awareness Month

Lung Cancer Awareness Month

Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month

Military Family Appreciation Month

Diabetic Eye Disease Awareness Month

Stomach Cancer Awareness Month

Carcinoid Cancer Awareness Month


December 1st: World Aids Day

December 5th: Int’l Volunteer Day

December 7th: Pearl Harbor Remembrance

December 13th: U.S. National Guard Birthday – Happy Birthday 1636

December 25th: Christmas Day

December 31st: New Year’s Eve

December 22 – 30: Hanukkah

December 26 – January 1: Kwanzaa

Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD)

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