Non-Profit Holidays

Make a difference and celebrate the spirit of giving with our heartfelt collection of non-profit-themed holidays! These compassionate celebrations recognize the vital work of organizations and individuals dedicated to creating positive change. From fundraising drives to community outreach, these special days honor the commitment to making the world a better place. Explore our curated list of non-profit-inspired observances below.

Top Non-Profit Holidays:

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 >>

Giving Tuesday

December 3rd

Join the global movement on Giving Tuesday, December 3, 2024, as individuals, communities, and organizations come together to make a positive impact and drive meaningful change. 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 >>

Global Community Engagement Day

January 28th

Global Community Engagement Day, 1/28/2028 - Learn about this lesser-known holiday and discover community-focused alternatives. more >>

World Lupus Day

May 10th

World Lupus Day, May 10, 2025: Learn about the chronic autoimmune disease, its symptoms, and the importance of early diagnosis, as lupus warriors, families, and healthcare professionals unite to raise awareness and promote research. more >>

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 >>

National Methamphetamine Awareness Day

November 30th

National Methamphetamine Awareness Day, November 30, 2024: Learn about the devastating effects of methamphetamine addiction and how to seek help. more >>

World Neurofibromatosis Awareness Day

May 17th

World Neurofibromatosis Awareness Day, 5/17/2025, learn about the rare genetic disorder affecting millions worldwide, and how you can make a difference. more >>

National Hunger Awareness Day

June 6th

National Hunger Awareness Day, June 6, 2024. Join the global effort to raise awareness and combat food insecurity, inspiring a hunger-free world. more >>

National HIV/AIDS and Aging Awareness Day

September 18th

National HIV/AIDS and Aging Awareness Day, 9/18/2024: Learn about the unique challenges faced by older adults living with HIV/AIDS, and how awareness can improve their health and well-being. more >>

Sugar Addiction Awareness Day

October 30th

Sugar Addiction Awareness Day, 10/30/2026, learn about the dangers of excessive sugar consumption and how to develop a healthier relationship with food. 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 >>

National Develop Alternative Vices Day

February 9th

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International FND Awareness Day

April 13th

International FND Awareness Day, 4/13/2025: Learn about Functional Neurological Disorder, dispel misconceptions, and show support for those affected. more >>

National Wear Red Day

February 2nd

National Wear Red Day, 2/2/2024: Wear red to raise awareness about heart disease in women, a misunderstood threat to their health. more >>

Still's Disease Awareness Day

September 7th

Still's Disease Awareness Day, 9/7/2024: Learn about this rare autoimmune disorder, its symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment options, and how you can help raise awareness and support for those affected. more >>

HG Awareness Day

May 15th

HG Awareness Day, 5/15/2025: Learn about Hyperemesis Gravidarum, a severe form of morning sickness, and how to support those affected. more >>

VBF Day of Awareness

May 15th

VBF Day of Awareness, 5/15/2025: Learn about this lesser-known holiday and its significance. more >>

Wear Purple for Domestic Violence Awareness Day

October 24th

Wear Purple for Domestic Violence Awareness Day, 10/24/2024: Show support for survivors and raise awareness about the devastating effects of domestic abuse. more >>

World Day Against Trafficking in Persons

July 30th

World Day Against Trafficking in Persons, July 30, 2024: Raising awareness to prevent human trafficking, protect victims, and bring perpetrators to justice. more >>

National Native HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

March 20th

National Native HIV/AIDS Awareness Day, 3/20/2025: Learn about the disproportionate impact of HIV/AIDS on Native American communities and efforts to reduce health disparities. more >>

National Tackle Kids Cancer Day

September 15th

National Tackle Kids Cancer Day, 9/15/2024: Join the fight against childhood cancer, honoring brave young warriors and supporting research for a cure. 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 >>

Spinal Cord Injury Awareness Day

May 17th

Spinal Cord Injury Awareness Day, 5/17/2027, raising awareness about prevention, research, and support for individuals and families affected by spinal cord injuries. 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 >>

Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders Awareness Day

September 9th

Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders Awareness Day, 9/9/2024: Learn about preventable birth defects and developmental disabilities caused by prenatal alcohol exposure, and how you can make informed choices for a healthy pregnancy. 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 >>

National Concussion Awareness Day

September 20th

National Concussion Awareness Day (9/20/2024) sheds light on concussion risks, symptoms, and prevention, promoting a culture of safety and responsible behavior for athletes and individuals of all ages. 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 >>

Paget's Awareness Day

January 11th

Paget's Awareness Day, 1/11/2025: Learn about Paget's disease, its symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment options, and how you can support those affected by this chronic bone disorder. more >>

Faux Fur Friday

December 6th

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International Trigeminal Neuralgia Awareness Day

October 7th

International Trigeminal Neuralgia Awareness Day, 10/7/2025: Learn about the debilitating neurological disorder causing excruciating facial pain, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment options, and how to support those affected. more >>

Mesothelioma Awareness Day

September 26th

Mesothelioma Awareness Day, 9/26/2024: Raise awareness about the dangers of asbestos exposure and the devastating impact of mesothelioma, a rare and aggressive cancer. more >>

National Caribbean American HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

June 8th

National Caribbean American HIV/AIDS Awareness Day, June 8, 2024: Learn about the impact of HIV/AIDS on Caribbean American communities and how to take control of your health. more >>

Necrotizing Fasciitis Awareness Day

May 31st

Necrotizing Fasciitis Awareness Day, 5/31/2025: Learn about the signs, symptoms, and prevention of a rare but life-threatening bacterial infection. more >>

KBG Syndrome Awareness Day

June 11th

KBG Syndrome Awareness Day, 6/11/2024: Learn about the rare genetic disorder, its symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment options, and how you can support families and individuals affected. more >>

No Orange Clothes Day

June 16th

No Orange Clothes Day on 6/16/2024: Discover the significance and traditions surrounding this unique holiday. more >>

International Repetitive Strain Injury Awareness Day

February 28th

International Repetitive Strain Injury Awareness Day, 2/28/2025. Learn how to prevent and recognize repetitive strain injuries, and take proactive steps to create a healthier work environment. more >>

International Eat an Animal for PETA Day

March 15th

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Bladder Cancer Awareness Day

May 3rd

Bladder Cancer Awareness Day, 5/3/2025: Learn about the importance of early detection and treatment, risks, symptoms, and treatment options for bladder cancer. more >>

National Tuberous Sclerosis Day

May 15th

National Tuberous Sclerosis Day, 5/15/2025: Learn about TSC, a rare genetic disorder, and how you can help raise awareness and support those affected. more >>

Chronic Disease Awareness Day

July 10th

Chronic Disease Awareness Day, 7/10/2024: Learn about the impact of chronic diseases, prevention, and management, and how you can make a difference in improving quality of life for millions worldwide. 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 >>

Global Accessibility Awareness Day

May 15th

Global Accessibility Awareness Day, May 15, 2025: Learn about the importance of inclusive technology and digital products, and discover how you can make a difference in creating a more accessible digital world. more >>

Pet Theft Awareness Day

February 14th

Pet Theft Awareness Day, 2/14/2025: Learn how to protect your furry friends from theft, share stories, and support victims of pet theft. 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 >>

World Hemophilia Day

April 17th

World Hemophilia Day, April 17, 2025: Learn about the inherited bleeding disorder, hemophilia, and its impact on individuals and families worldwide. more >>

World Sickle Cell Day

June 19th

World Sickle Cell Day, June 19, 2024: Learn about the struggles and triumphs of those living with sickle cell disease, and how you can help promote awareness, education, and a cure. more >>