List of commemorative months

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The following is a list of notable observed commemorative months, recurrent months that are used by various governments, groups and organizations to raise awareness of an issue, commemorate a group or event, or celebrate something.

January[edit]

February[edit]

March[edit]

April[edit]

May[edit]

June[edit]

July[edit]

August[edit]

  • Digestive Tract Paralysis (DTP) Month[30]

September[edit]

October[edit]

November[edit]

December[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "January is National Healthy Weight Awareness Month : Importance of Physical Fitness". usphs.gov. 
  2. ^ "January National Codependency Awareness Month". Diane Jellen. 
  3. ^ "Presidential Proclamation--Stalking Awareness Month". whitehouse.gov. 
  4. ^ "Presidential Proclamation--National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month". whitehouse.gov. 
  5. ^ "Healthy Weight Week 2015 - Slim Chance Awards". Green Mountain at Fox Run. 
  6. ^ "Lyndon B. Johnson: Proclamation 3566 - American Heart Month, 1964". ucsb.edu. 
  7. ^ "President Obama declares February as American Heart Month - News on Heart.org". News on Heart.org. 
  8. ^ "National Nutrition Month". USDA. Retrieved March 3, 2015. 
  9. ^ a b c d e f "Heritage Month Guide". DiversityCentral. Retrieved January 4, 2014. 
  10. ^ "The Endometriosis Association". endometriosisassn.org. 
  11. ^ "Celebrate National Reading Month...even if your child can't read yet". Leap Frog. Retrieved March 5, 2015. 
  12. ^ "Celebrate Earth Month!". 
  13. ^ "Mathematics Awareness Month". 
  14. ^ "National Child Abuse Prevention Month 2014". 
  15. ^ "Parkinson’s Awareness Month". 
  16. ^ "Sexual Assault Awareness Month". 
  17. ^ "Centers for Disease Control and Prevention". 
  18. ^ "Announcements: Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) Awareness Month – May 2011". Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. May 6, 2011. Retrieved March 29, 2012. 
  19. ^ "May is Asthma Awareness Month". US EPA. 2010-10-04. 
  20. ^ http://www.asha.org/bhsm/ Better Hearing & Speech Month
  21. ^ HR 1005, 4/1/08
  22. ^ "BPD Awareness Month – Congressional History". BPD Today. Mental Health Today. Retrieved 2010-11-01. 
  23. ^ "Centers for Disease Control and Prevention". Retrieved April 22, 2015. 
  24. ^ "Lupus Foundation of America: Lupus Awareness Month". Retrieved January 26, 2015. 
  25. ^ "Motorcycle Awareness Month". americanmotorcyclist.com. 2015-03-15. 
  26. ^ "American Stroke Month". strokeassociation.org. 
  27. ^ "Presidential Proclamation--National Caribbean-American Heritage Month". White House Office of the Press Secretary. 2012-02-01. 
  28. ^ "Proclamation 5219 - National Ice Cream Month and National Ice Cream Day, 1984". American Presidency Project. Retrieved 25 June 2014. 
  29. ^ "Cancer Awareness Dates". American Association of Clinical Oncology. Retrieved 11 July 2015. 
  30. ^ "Online Events". g-pact.org. 
  31. ^ "Conquer Chiari". conquerchiari.org. 
  32. ^ "Presidential Proclamation - National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, 2014". whitehouse.gov. 
  33. ^ "Presidential Proclamation--National Preparedness Month, 2010". White House Office of the Press Secretary. 27 Aug 2010. Retrieved 9 October 2010. 
  34. ^ "Home - RecoveryMonth.gov". recoverymonth.gov. 
  35. ^ http://www.whitehouse.gov/the-press-office/2014/08/29/presidential-proclamation-national-wilderness-month-2014 National Wilderness Month
  36. ^ "Orthostatic Tremor". orthostatictremor.org. 
  37. ^ "National Physical Therapy Month". apta.org. 
  38. ^ "Eczema Awareness Month - National Eczema Association". National Eczema Association. 
  39. ^ "Presidential Proclamation--National Cybersecurity Awareness Month". White House Office of the Press Secretary. Retrieved 9 October 2010. 
  40. ^ "October Is Fire Prevention Month". scouting.org. 
  41. ^ "October is National Work and Family Month". Alliance for Work-Life Progress. 2011-10-01. 
  42. ^ "Home - LGBTHistoryMonth.com". lgbthistorymonth.com. 
  43. ^ "Epilepsy Awareness Month". 
  44. ^ "Native American Heritage Month". 
  45. ^ "Prematurity Campaign". marchofdimes.org. 

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