National Day of Acceptance 2017

Reason to celebrate: January 20, 2017 is National Day of Acceptance.

Day of Acceptance

The (Worldwide) Day of Acceptance is really a valuable social business awareness test out a heart-warming back-story.Annie Hopkins founded 3E Love to help make the world a much better place, also allowing the Worldwide Indication of Acceptance, which shows a motorized wheel chair the same shape as a heart. Together, the occasion and also the symbol communicate the 3E Love ethos of devotion, equality, respect and understanding, to become adopted and appreciated by individuals of capabilities.Disability possessed and operated, 3E Love activly works to empower people through pride and fervour, instead of charitable organisation. Taking charge, following our dreams and to be the best we are able to, no matter physical factors, causes us to be what we should are, and Annie’s goal to talk about this with as many folks as you possibly can has demonstrated a resource of inspiration all around the globe.On The month of january 20th 2009, Annie died because of unpredicted complications throughout an easy surgical procedure. Her memory endures within the hearts of her buddies and family, and in addition it endures in the middle of the Worldwide Indication of Acceptance. Annie’s brother, Stevie Hopkins, who assisted her start 3E Love, compensated tribute to his sister’s non selfish efforts and vowed to ensure that they're alive. Around the first anniversary of Annie’s passing, Stevie and family founded a yearly celebration of her existence and work, inviting everybody to get familiar with several different ways, from drawing the symbol in your hands or oral cavity, to ordering buttons and T-t shirts in the website, or just altering your social networking profile pictures towards the logo design during the day.To quote 3E Love: “Friends, tell the planet you embrace what you are you aren't social privileges, that has a viewpoint, that has interests, that has goals and who loves existence an individual who is empowered to really make a difference on the planet and never do without a voice in society. You aren't living disabled, you're living.”The era of the Year team is going to be altering their Facebook profile pictures for The month of january 20th 2014, and that we hope that you will come along in assisting to get the word out and pay tribute to some wonderful girl and her incredible philosophy. 

International Day of Acceptance spotlights disability
International Day of Acceptance spotlights disability

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Neighborhood Heroes: Tom Turner, an uber able advocate for disability

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#WearItPurple: Australians support diversity on day of acceptance

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January 20, 2017 is also Cheese Lovers Day, Penguin Awareness Day, Buttercrunch Day, Camcorder Day, Disc Jockey Day