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Pink Shirt Day 2024

As the sun sets on Pink Shirt Day 2024, let us carry forward the spirit of unity and compassion that defined today’s observance. Let us continue to champion kindness in all that we do and remain steadfast in our commitment to building a brighter, more inclusive future for all.

Pink Shirt Day originated from a simple act of kindness back in 2007, when two courageous students in Canada stood up against bullying by wearing pink shirts in support of a fellow student who was bullied for wearing pink. Since then, Pink Shirt Day has evolved into a global movement, inspiring millions of individuals to speak out against bullying and spread messages of empathy and respect.

We encourage you to keep the conversation going beyond Pink Shirt Day. Let’s remain vigilant in our efforts to promote empathy, understanding, and respect every day of the year. Let us continue to stand up against bullying in all its forms and work tirelessly to create safe and welcoming environments where everyone feels valued and accepted.

Pink Shirt Day serves as a poignant reminder that kindness has the power to transcend boundaries and bring people together. Together, we can make a difference and build a brighter, kinder future for all.

In solidarity,