Annually there are national and international events that enable us to recognize individuals with disabilities and the importance of diversity within the workplace and our communities.
To help inclusive employers, advocacy groups, media and individuals plan for their 2019 celebratory campaigns, Getting Hired created a list of some of the top awareness campaigns you should consider including in your 2019 strategy.
January celebratory days
At Getting Hired, we promote and celebrate the New Year by driving awareness to the celebration of:
February celebratory days
February is the shortest month of the year but has plenty of celebratory days for individuals and employers to recognize:
March celebratory days
The month of March brings several awareness days for individuals to celebrate, not only for individuals with disabilities but also International Women’s Day, which is one diversity holiday employers should be keen on supporting:
April celebratory days
April is a big month for our community partner Autism Speaks as Autism Awareness Month and World Autism Awareness Day are celebrated.
May celebratory days
As warmer weather starts to come back to us here in Baltimore, Maryland, we are busy at Getting Hired celebrating almost 10 events during the month of May:
June celebratory days
As students and families prepare for summer break in the United States, learn more about the celebratory days you can support in June:
July celebratory days
July celebrates the most important civil rights law that supports individuals with disabilities within society. Learn more about the two events you should consider supporting during July:
August celebratory days
As the end of summer break is coming to an end soon in the U.S., there are a few celebration days organizations and individuals should be supporting in August:
September celebratory days
With the change of season and kids back to school, don’t forget to support these celebratory days in September:
October celebratory days
October is arguably one of the busiest months at Getting Hired because there are so many great events happening! Our inclusive employers support National Disability Employment Awareness Month every year and we can’t wait for another celebration in 2019.
November celebratory days
November officially kicks off the holiday season with the theme of being thankful in preparation for Thanksgiving and giving back to your local communities and non-profits on Giving Tuesday:
December celebratory days
As organizations and communities begin to prepare for the New Year, don’t forget to add a few extra social media campaigns to show support for these two celebratory days:
Getting involved with the wide array of campaigns and events that take place throughout the year is a great way for businesses to improve their level of engagement with individuals with disabilities.