World Animal Day

By Becca Stewart Source: Unsplash “The greatness of a nation and its moral progress can be judged by the way its animals are treated.”-Mahatma Gandhi Animals roam every...

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World Heart Day

By Becca Stewart Cardiovascular disease is the world’s leading cause of death. Nearly 18 million people around the globe die of heart-related illnesses each year,...

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World Alzheimer’s Day

By Becca Stewart Every 65 seconds, someone in the world is diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease. By the year 2050, an estimated 16 million Americans could be living with...

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World Suicide Prevention Day

Source: Unsplash In 2003, the World Health Organization, in conjunction with the International Association for Suicide Prevention, designated September 10...

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International Literacy Day

Literacy is the benchmark by which a healthy society is measured. Learning how to read and write isn’t just important in the classroom. Literacy impacts all facets of...

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Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

By Becca Stewart Today in America, 43 children will be diagnosed with cancer. More than 300,000 children worldwide will face a cancer diagnosis this year. The diagnosis...

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World Humanitarian Day

By Becca Stewart Every day, countless humanitarian workers serve fearlessly, striving to make the world a safer and more peaceful place. And every year, brave men and...

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June 8 is World Oceans Day

By Becca Stewart The ocean is one common bond that connects all life on the planet. Its conservation is vital to life on earth – both above and below the water’s...

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