Calendar (Heritage Months, Important Dates & More)

Anisha Nandi
Co-Founder, CEO

January

  • National Mentoring month 
  • Slavery & Human Trafficking prevention month

Days to Note:

January 17, 2022: MLK Day

January 27, 2022: Holocaust Remembrance Day 

February

  • Black History Month

March

  • Women’s History Month 
  • Irish American Heritage Month

April

  • Arab-American Heritage Month 
  • Autism Awareness Month 
  • National Volunteer Month

May

  • National Asian & Pacific Islander Heritage 
  • Jewish American Heritage 
  • Mental Health Awareness Month

June

  • LGBTQ+ Pride 
  • Caribbean American Heritage Month

Days to Note:

June 19: Juneteenth

July

  • Independent Retailer Month 
  • National Culinary Arts Month

Days to Note:

July 14, 2022: International Non-Binary People's Day 

July 18, 2022: Nelson Mandela International Day 

July 26: Disability Independence Day 

August

  • Black Business Month

September

  • Hispanic Latino/a/x Heritage Month

Days to Note: 

September 18: International Equal Pay Day 

September 24: Native American Day

October

  • National Disability Employment Awareness Month 
  • LGBTQ History Month 
  • Global Diversity Awareness Month

Days to Note:

October 10: World Mental Health Day

October 10, 2022: Indigenous Peoples' Day

October 11: National Coming Out Day

October 20: International Pronoun Day 

October 24: Diwali: 

November

  • Native American/Indigenous 
  • Heritage Month 
  • Military Family Month

Days to Note:

November 20: Transgender Day of Remembrance: 

December

  • Universal Human Rights Month

Days to Note:

December 1: World HIV and Aids Day 

December 3: International Day of Persons with Disabilities

December 10: International Human Rights Day

Anisha Nandi
Co-Founder, CEO

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