CBS shows and stars go purple on #SpiritDay

Some of your favorite CBS stars are going purple for #SpiritDay and taking the pledge to support LGBT youth! You can join them by going purple now; find out more about how to get involved at

No one should be bullied or called names simply for being who they are. #SpiritDay

Posted by Supergirl on Thursday, October 15, 2015

Guys! It's #SpiritDay! Please join the cast of @TheOddCoupleCBS in wearing #purple today to take a stand against bullying! xoxo

A photo posted by Yvette Nicole Brown (@yvettenicolebrown) on

CBS Entertainment also joined in celebrating #SpiritDay and showing their support for LGBT youth with a group picture of staff.

On October 15, Spirit Day inspires millions to "go purple" to support LGBT youth in a united stand against bullying. According to GLSEN's 2013 National School Climate Survey, 8 out of 10 LGBT students experience harassment at school, and over 60% of LGBT students who did report a bullying case said their school staff did nothing. Spirit Day draws the participation of celebrities, corporations, media outlets, sports leagues, schools, faith institutions, national landmarks, and individuals around the world to take a stand against bullying and show their support for LGBT youth.

You can go purple now by putting on purple, posting about #spiritday, and sharing your favorite #spiritday posts on social media. Go to to turn your profile picture purple and learn more ways to get involved in Spirit Day.

Spirit Day is made possible by the generous support of its presenting Partners Wells Fargo and Target; official partners DOW, Google, NBA and WNBA, NFL and WWE; and supporting partners American Eagle Outfitters, Barilla, Chobani, Comcast NBC Universal, Kirkland and Ellis, and Toyota.

Past participants in Spirit Day include the White House, the Empire State Building, Oprah Winfrey, Ellen DeGeneres, Cher, Laverne Cox, Kim Kardashian, Demi Lovato, Ariana Grande, Shaquille O'Neal, Good Morning America, The Today Show, The View, The Talk, The Tonight Show, the NBA, the NFL, Major League Baseball, NASCAR, WWE, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Tumblr, the Las Vegas Strip, and more.