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!

OWN to go purple for #SpiritDay leading up to night of LGBT programming on October 27 | 10/16/13

OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network is getting ready for Spirit Day, with both their on-air logo and social media channels set to go purple on Thursday, October 17 in support of LGBT youth. This is the first time that OWN has changed its logos to recognize a social initiative.

Help spread the word about #SpiritDay | 10/15/13

Now that you've gone purple for Spirit Day by changing your profile pictures on Facebook and Twitter, help us spread the word.

Ask your favorite celebrities to wear purple for #SpiritDay | 10/15/13

Spirit Day is almost here, and many celebrities are already participating by wearing purple and sending messages of support to LGBT youth.

Nick Cannon's Got Spirit, pledges to go purple this #SpiritDay | 10/15/13

TV and radio personality Nick Cannon joins the constellation of Spirit Day stars.

2 cyber-bullies arrested after Florida girl's suicide | 10/15/13

Thursday is Spirit Day, when millions of people will go purple to oppose bullying and in support of LGBT youth. Recent news from around the country demonstrate how important opposing bullying is. In Miami, twelve year-old Rebecca Ann Sedwick took her own life after nearly a year of bullying by as many as 15 girls. 

Zooey Deschanel tells of being spat upon by a high school bully | 10/15/13

A high school bully humiliated Zooey Deschanel by spitting in her face between classes.

A Nevada teen is bullied and beaten in her H.S. cafeteria | 10/15/13

A 15-year-old girl was attacked and beaten during lunch at Palo Verde High School in Nevada. It is being described as a case of bullying that turned violent. The incident was caught on video. This comes days before millions of people wear purple for Spirit Day as a sign to oppose bullying.

Hangout with BOYS on #SpiritDay | 10/15/13

Editors of BOYS, a gay anthology from Thought Catalog Books, are hosting a Google Hangout in honor of Spirit Day 2013 on October 17th.

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