Community Service Holidays

Roll up your sleeves and get ready to make a difference on these selfless holidays that celebrate the spirit of community service. Whether it's volunteering, donating, or simply lending a helping hand, these special days are all about giving back to those in need. So, gather with friends and family, and get ready to make a positive impact on your community!

Top Community Service Holidays:

Volunteer Recognition Day

April 20th

Volunteer Recognition Day, 4/20/2025: Honor the selfless individuals who make a positive impact in their communities, and discover how you can make a difference too. more >>

Wildfire Community Preparedness Day

May 3rd

Join us on Wildfire Community Preparedness Day, May 3rd, 2025, as communities come together to reduce wildfire risk and build resilience through education, cleanup, and defensible space creation. more >>

National Student Volunteer Day

February 20th

National Student Volunteer Day, 2/20/2025, recognizes student volunteers' impact on their communities through community service projects, inspiring a lifelong commitment to giving back. more >>

National Rebuilding Day

April 26th

National Rebuilding Day, 4/26/2025, thousands of volunteers repair and renovate homes for low-income families, fostering community and social responsibility. more >>

National Day of Service

January 20th

National Day of Service, 1/20/2025: Join thousands in community service projects, fostering unity, kindness, and civic engagement. more >>

Willing-To-Lend-A-Hand Wednesday

August 27th

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National Nonprofit Day

August 17th

National Nonprofit Day, August 17, 2025: Learn how nonprofits make a positive impact and discover ways to get involved and make a difference. more >>

National No One Eats Alone Day

February 14th

National No One Eats Alone Day, 2/14/2025: Combat loneliness and social isolation by sharing a meal with others, fostering connections and community bonding. more >>

American Red Cross Giving Day

March 26th

American Red Cross Giving Day, 3/26/2025: Join a nationwide effort to support disaster relief, blood donations, and more, and make a difference in the lives of those in need. more >>

Take Action for Libraries Day

April 17th

Join the movement on 4/17/2025 for Take Action for Libraries Day and discover the vital role libraries play in promoting literacy, education, and access to information. more >>

Family Volunteer Day

November 21st

Join Family Volunteer Day on 11/21/2026, a heartwarming holiday where families bond over kindness, empathy, and social responsibility while making a positive impact in their community. more >>

International Volunteer Day

December 5th

International Volunteer Day, December 5, 2024. Recognize the power of volunteerism in fostering empathy and driving meaningful change. more >>


July 8th

SCUD Day, 7/8/2024: Discover the joy of unexpected surprises and serendipitous moments on this playful holiday, where happy accidents and unplanned adventures bring delight. more >>

Microvolunteering Day

April 15th

Join Microvolunteering Day on 4/15/2025 and discover how small acts of kindness can make a big impact in your community. more >>

National Day of Giving

November 26th

National Day of Giving, 11/26/2024: Join the movement to make a positive impact in your community through donations, volunteering, and good deeds. more >>

Fintastic Friday: Giving Sharks a Voice

May 9th

Fintastic Friday: Giving Sharks a Voice - Learn about this unique holiday and its significance on May 9th, 2025. more >>

Abilities Day

December 22nd

Abilities Day, December 22, 2025: Discover the truth behind this lesser-known holiday. more >>

Good Deeds Day

April 6th

Join Good Deeds Day on 4/6/2025 and make a positive impact in your community by spreading kindness, volunteering, and doing good for others. more >>

Thank You for Libraries Day

April 21st

Thank You for Libraries Day, 4/21/2025, honor librarians & libraries for providing knowledge, education & entertainment, fostering reading & inclusivity. more >>

Worldwide Day of Giving

June 15th

On June 15, 2024, join the Worldwide Day of Giving, a global movement spreading kindness, generosity, and unity through random acts of kindness, volunteering, and donations. more >>

Town Meeting Day

March 5th

Town Meeting Day, 3/5/2024: Join your community for lively debates, votes, and civic engagement, celebrating local democracy and community spirit. more >>

World Give Day

May 4th

Discover the truth behind World Give Day on 5/4/2025. Is it a real holiday or a misunderstanding? more >>

Make a Difference Day

October 24th

Join Make a Difference Day on 10/24/2026, a day of community service and kindness, where individuals make a positive impact and inspire others to follow. more >>

National Civic Pride Day

November 10th

National Civic Pride Day, 11/10/2024: Discover the truth behind this lesser-known holiday and learn more about its significance. more >>

Salvation Army Day

March 10th

Salvation Army Day, 3/10/2025, honors the humanitarian efforts of the Salvation Army, recognizing volunteers and donors who serve others through disaster relief, food banks, and community programs. more >>

School Day of Non-violence and Peace

January 30th

School Day of Non-violence and Peace, 1/30/2025: Promote a culture of peace, tolerance, and understanding among students and educators through activities, workshops, and events. more >>

Peace Corps Day

March 4th

Peace Corps Day, March 4, 2025: Honoring dedicated volunteers who promote world peace and friendship through international service. more >>

Children in Need

November 21st

Children in Need, 11/21/2025, raising awareness and funds for disadvantaged children and young adults across the UK through fun fundraising activities and community efforts. more >>

Do Something Nice Day

October 5th

Do Something Nice Day, 10/5/2024: Spread kindness and generosity, fostering connection and warmth among strangers, friends, and family. more >>

Motorist Consideration Monday

August 26th

Discover the truth about Motorist Consideration Monday, a holiday shrouded in mystery. Learn if it's a real day or a mistake. more >>

Change a Light Day

October 6th

Change a Light Day, 10/6/2024: Make a small change for a big impact on the environment by switching to energy-efficient light bulbs. more >>

Fragile X Awareness Day

July 22nd

Fragile X Awareness Day (7/22/2024) raises awareness about a genetic disorder affecting 1 in 4,000 males and 1 in 8,000 females, promoting understanding, acceptance, and support. more >>

Red Hat Society Day

April 25th

Join the Red Hat Society Day on 4/25/2025, a joyous celebration of friendship, fun, and freedom, where women unite to share laughter and create unforgettable memories. more >>

National Good Neighbor Day

September 28th

National Good Neighbor Day, 9/28/2024: Foster positive relationships with your neighbors through small gestures and community events, creating a ripple effect of kindness and warmth. more >>

Library Lovers Day

February 14th

Library Lovers Day, 2/14/2025: Discover the vital role libraries play in providing access to knowledge, education, and entertainment. more >>

National Food Bank Day

September 6th

National Food Bank Day, 9/6/2024, learn how communities come together to support food banks and make a difference in the lives of those struggling with hunger and food insecurity. more >>

National Bookmobile Day

April 16th

National Bookmobile Day, 4/16/2025: Discover the joy of reading on wheels, promoting literacy and community connections through mobile libraries. more >>

National Philanthropy Day

November 15th

National Philanthropy Day, November 15, 2026: Honoring kindness, generosity, and selflessness, recognizing those who make a positive impact in their communities. more >>

National Prescription Drug Take Back Day

April 26th

National Prescription Drug Take Back Day, 4/26/2025: Safely dispose of unused meds, prevent drug abuse, and keep communities safe. more >>

International Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Awareness Day

May 12th

International Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Awareness Day (5/12/2025) - Learn about the realities of living with CFS/ME, a debilitating condition, and how you can make a difference. more >>

Give Kids a Smile Day

February 7th

Give Kids a Smile Day: Free dental care & fun activities for underserved kids on 2/7/2025. more >>

Teach Your Daughter to Volunteer Day

April 16th

Discover the truth about Teach Your Daughter to Volunteer Day on 4/16/2025. Is it a real holiday or just a myth? Learn more about volunteering and teaching kids about giving back. more >>

National Be Someone Day

July 21st

National Be Someone Day, 7/21/2024: Inspire kindness, compassion, and generosity towards others, fostering a sense of community and promoting empathy. more >>

Join Hands Day

May 3rd

Join Hands Day, 5/3/2025: Unite with seniors and young people to build bridges, share knowledge, and make a positive impact in your community. more >>

Horse Rescue Day

May 16th

Horse Rescue Day, 5/16/2025 - Learn about this lesser-known holiday and discover other horse-related awareness days. more >>

World NGO Day

February 27th

World NGO Day, 2/27/2028, honors NGOs' tireless efforts to address social, environmental, and humanitarian issues, fostering unity and collective action towards a better future. more >>

Family Awareness Day

June 16th

Family Awareness Day, 6/16/2024: Strengthen family bonds and relationships through shared meals, activities, and open conversations. more >>

Companies That Care Day

March 20th

Companies That Care Day, 3/20/2025: Discover how businesses make a positive impact on employees, customers, and the community through volunteer work, donations, and more. more >>