SCHEDULE REGULAR CHECK-INS: IDEAS FOR 2021
January 19, 2021
will mark the fifth annual National Day for Racial Healing. There are many online resources connected to this day that you can use to engage others on the topic of racial equity – and you don’t have to wait to use them!
Saturday, June 19, 2021
will mark Juneteenth
(also known as Freedom Day, Jubilee Day, Liberation Day and Emancipation Day), the oldest nationally celebrated commemoration of the ending of slavery in the United States.
On August 28, 1963
, a quarter of a million people came together for the March on Washington, to show support for the civil rights bill. Recognize the anniversary with discussions about this notable time in U.S. history, and the developments in racial equity still to come.
In 2021, National Hispanic Heritage Month will be celebrated from Wednesday, September 15 – Friday, October 15
. Started in 1968, it recognizes and celebrates the many contributions, diverse cultures, and extensive histories of the American Latino community.