Unity Day 2017
Posted on 10/16/2017
Unity Day 2017 is right around the corner on October 25th, and we want to make sure you’re ready to be a part of it! This is a day everyone can come together and send one large ORANGE message of support, hope, and unity to show that we are together against bullying and united for kindness, acceptance, and inclusion. You can help by to letting everyone know what you’re doing and why you’re doing it! Post on social media using #UnityDay2017
General info about Bullying Prevention Month
• National Bullying Prevention Month - Bullying is everyone’s issue, and when we’re united, the cause is strong. What will you do to help? http://www.pacer.org/bullying/nbpm/
• National Bullying Prevention Month – The time is now for social change so that all students know that can be safe at school and while online. How will you get involved? http://www.pacer.org/bullying/nbpm/
Other social media info that can be posted:
My (insert your name here: school/organization/community group) is celebrating Unity Day (insert date here: today/Oct. 25) by wearing orange to show our support of preventing bullying. We are also (describe here any additional activities you’re doing: school rally, speakers, proclamations, etc.) to show that we care about safe and supportive communities for all students.
Bullying affects almost one in every five students around the country. By wearing and sharing orange today, we’re together against bullying and united for kindness, acceptance, and inclusion.
Unity Day is part of PACER’s National Bullying Prevention Month. For information and resources, visit PACER.org/bullying.
“UNITY DAY is October 25! Join the movement to make it orange and make it end! If you are being bullied, you are not alone. Celebrate Unity Day to show we are together against bullying and united for kindness, acceptance, and inclusion.”
Share photos and stories with with the PACER's National Bullying Prevention Center at bullying411@PACER.org. Each year, PACER creates a Unity Day album on Facebook and would love to include your photos – be sure to include permission to share if you’d like yours included!
Thanks again for your support of this important issue. Please let us know if there are any additional ways we can support your bullying prevention efforts. When we stand together, no one stands alone!