Millions of people went purple on Spirit Day to send a clear message: bullying is unacceptable. Together, we all showed LGBTQ youth that we’ve got their backs.
Spirit Day trended all day on Twitter, and received over a billion impressions on social media, which means that Spirit Day’s message of support reached LGBTQ young people all across the world. That real impact will go a long way in our work to help put a stop to bullying. Click here to see who participated.
And mark your calendars for Spirit Day next year - October 19th, 2017!
Observed annually since 2010, individuals, schools, organizations, corporations, and public figures wear purple, which symbolizes 'spirit' on the rainbow flag.