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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#SpiritDay 2013

Celebrities Support #SpiritDay

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

Major League Baseball joins the nationwide support of #SpiritDay for LGBT youth | 10/17/13

For those contending for the World Series trophy, most colors are red, blue and orange, but not for today. You will see purple across all baseball teams.

Make a statement this #SpiritDay with the It Gets Better Project | 10/17/13

Going purple is just the beginning—take action by posting an It Gets Better video with the #spiritday tag!

LOOK: Kevin Keller makes #SpirtDay more animated in special comic strip | 10/17/13

Kevin Keller, the first openly gay character in the history of Archie Comics, will be taking a stand against bullying as an ambassador for 2013's Spirit Day, showing support for LGBT youth everywhere. Watch what his creator had to say when he came by GLAAD.

Morning shows broadcast in purple for #SpiritDay | 10/17/13

Morning shows across networks broadcast their support for Spirit Day today, taking a stand against bullying and showing their support for LGBT youth. From ABC's 'Good Morning America,' NBC's 'TODAY,' to CNN's 'New Day,' CNBC, and VH1's 'Big Morning Buzz,' anchors put on their purple and leant their support to what's become the largest, most visible anti-bullying campaign in the country.

GLAAD and OPEN Finance announce financial services support for #SpiritDay including CNBC hosts, the New York Stock Exchange, and NASDAQ Marquee | 10/17/13

GLAAD and OPEN Finance today announced financial industry support for Spirit Day, with many landmarks, media and companies spreading the message of support for LGBT youth.

#SpiritDay has started around the globe with CNBC International! Go purple now | 10/17/13

It's officially Spirit Day in most of the world, and people everywhere have already started going purple to stand against bullying.

Oprah Winfrey goes purple for #SpiritDay | 10/16/13

Oprah Winfrey started Spirit Day off on twitter by changing her profile picture to purple for Spirit Day and encouraging her 21.5 million followers to stand up against bullying!

In their own words: Why students, educators support LGBT youth and #SpiritDay | 10/16/13

A few of the students and educators participating in Spirit Day this year are making their voices heard, explaining why it's important to support the youngest members of the LGBT community through grassroots initiatives.