Spirit Day

Millions of Americans wear purple on Spirit Day as a sign of support for LGBT youth and to speak out against bullying. http://glaad.org/spiritday

Stonewall Community Foundation's REVEL party to award major gifts, support Spirit Day

At REVEL, Stonewall Community Foundation will be presenting $15,000 in grants, raised by the Stonewall Quarter Share membership, towards uplifting community organizations in New York City.

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VIDEO: "Hear Me Now" documentary emphasizes severity of bullying in US schools

Featuring testimonials and reenactments, Hear Me Now highlights the fact that 13 million children are bullied every year in the United States. One out of four students are bullied during the school year, and of the students bullied, only 36% report it. The film strives to amplify the voices of these students.

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October 2, 2015
by GLAAD

Disney ABC Television Group and ESPN announce bullying prevention campaign

As Spirit Day approaches, Disney ABC Television Group and ESPN announce campaign to help end bullying. Learn more.

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WATCH: Video about bullying spotlights challenges LGBT teens face

Watch this video to hear the stories of victims of bullying and take a stand on #SpiritDay!

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GLAAD launches annual countdown to #SpiritDay on October 15

Today, GLAAD launched the official countdown to Spirit Day, the largest and most visible anti-bullying campaign in the world aimed at accelerating acceptance of LGBT youth.
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Interview: Brittany McMillan talks 2 Billion Under 20

Spirit Day founder Brittany McMillan speaks to GLAAD about her involvement with the new book, 2 Billion Under 20, and her plans for this year's Spirit Day.

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