Go Purple on October 17th for #SpiritDay

Thank you for going purple for #SpiritDay on October 17, 2013. You took a stand against bullying and showed LGBT youth that you support them.

Now that you wore purple for #SpiritDay, find more ways you can take a stand against bullying!

Check out other ways you can help support LGBT youth. Some of our partners tell us how youth, adults, or both can take action beyond Spirit Day. Take action now >>

You can still turn your profile picture purple for #SpiritDay on Facebook or Twitter, or download the "Go Purple for #SpiritDay App powered by Toyota Financial Services" for iPhone or Android to turn your pics purple and share with friends.

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Celebrities Support #SpiritDay

Save the date: Spirit Day 2014 will be held Thursday, October 16, 2014!

Ten Famous Allies Who Came Out for Equality in 2012 | 12/23/12

In 2012, quite a few famous faces came out as allies of the LGBT community to tremendous effect. Here are ten of our favorite notable quotes from celebrities and public figures that spoke up for LGBT equality in 2012.

LGBT Religion News Summary: Spirit Day, 'Religious Liberty,' and Marriage Equality in the Upcoming Election | 10/25/12

GLAAD’s Religion, Faith & Values program works to elevate LGBT-affirming voices of faith in mainstream, regional, and community media. Jennifer Knapp is still singing, the Torah still supports marriage equality, and LGBT Muslims make the case for relationships. And the number of LGBT Christians in New York City might surprise you.

Hudson School GSA Supports LGBT Youth, Was Purple For #SpiritDay! | 10/23/12

The Hudson School GSA joined the many students and millions of Americans who went purple for Spirit Day!

East Aurora, Illinois strips transgender protections from students on #SpiritDay | 10/23/12

On Friday, while the rest of the country was going purple in support of LGBT young people on Spirit Day, the school board in East Aurora, Illinois was sending the exact opposite message to transgender students.

Late Night Television was #SpiritDay Purple on Friday | 10/22/12

Late night television was filled with purple last Friday when several hosts and guests participated in Spirit Day.

#SpiritDay PHOTOS: Hosts of Spanish-Language TV Going Purple | 10/22/12

Special thanks to Telemundo, Univision, CNN en Español, and Estrella TV for showcasing their support for Spirit Day through the hosts of their programs. Check out the photos!

FOTOS del #SpiritDay: De Morado Conductores de Televisión en Español | 10/22/12

Se les agradece a Telemundo, Univision, Estrella TV y CNN en Español les queremos por haber demostrado su apoyo para el Día del Espíritu a través de los conductores de sus programas.