GARE Diversity Calendar

May 2022

5/1 Purple star icon May Day
5/3 Red bar icon Eid al- Fitr (Islam)
5/5 Red bar icon Cinco de Mayo (Mexican American)
5/6 Red bar icon Shavout (Jewish)
5/7 Blue circle National Day of Prayer
5/8 Red bar icon Birthday of Buddha (Buddhist)
5/8 Blue circle Mother’s Day
5/9 Blue circle National Children’s Mental Health Awareness Day
5/15 Red bar icon Visakha Bucha/ Wesak Day (Buddhist)
5/15 Purple star icon International Day of Families (UN)
5/16 Purple star icon International Day of Living Together in Peace
5/17 Purple star icon International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia, and Biphobia
5/19 Green Triangle icon Malcolm X Day
5/21 Purple star icon World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development
5/22 Green Triangle icon Harvey Milk Day (LGBTQ/Civil Rights Activist)
5/22 Purple star icon International Day for Biological Diversity
5/24 Red bar icon Declaration of the Bab (Baha’i)
5/25 Purple star icon African Freedom Day
5/29 Red bar icon Ascension of Baha’u’llah (Baha’i)
5/30 Blue circle Memorial Day
5/30 Purple star icon World Multiple Sclerosis Awareness Day


Color Shape Key

Green Triangle icon Green Triangle – Diversity Leaders’ Birthdays
Blue circle Blue Circle – United States Holidays
Red bar icon Red Bar – Religious / Cultural Holidays
Purple star icon Purple Star- International Holidays
black square Black Square – Equinoxes