Tag: November

Day of Giving

#GivingTuesday | Created in 2012, Giving Tuesday is a global generosity movement that encourages people to do good within their communities. Time to give: make a donation to a local […]

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Cyber Monday

Cyber Monday is an e-commerce term referring to the Monday following the Thanksgiving weekend. It is the second-biggest shopping day and the busiest day for online sales. The term Cyber […]

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Small Business Saturday

#SmallBusinessSaturday | American Express founded Small Business Saturday to help businesses with their most pressing need — getting more customers. The day encourages people to shop at small businesses on […]

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Maize Day

Maize Day is a day set aside for all Americans regardless of ethnicity, naturalized citizens, descendants of the first peoples of the Americas or descendants of immigrants to celebrate the […]

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Black Friday

#BlackFriday | In the United States, the day after Thanksgiving has become known as Black Friday and is considered the official kick-off for holiday shopping. Retailers across the country slash […]

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Craft Jerky Day

Long Beach Jerky Co. founded National Craft Jerky Day to honor all the small batch jerky makers. Smoke ‘em if you got ‘em: craft beer or spirits producers could suggest […]

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Thanksgiving Day

#ThanksgivingDay | In 1621, the Plymouth colonists and Wampanoag Indians shared an autumn harvest feast that is acknowledged today as one of the first Thanksgiving celebrations in the colonies. For […]

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Elimination of Violence Against Women

The Declaration on the Elimination of Violence Against Women issued by the UN General Assembly in 1993, defines violence against women as “any act of gender-based violence that results in, […]

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Carmenère Day

A wine grape variety originally planted in the Médoc region of Bordeaux, France, where it was used to produce deep red wines and occasionally used for blending purposes in the […]

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Peanut Butter Fudge Day

The first record of peanut butter fudge dates back to 1886 in Poughkeepsie, New York, at the Vassar College Senior Auction. Yes, please: lots of opportunities for beer, wine and […]

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