Monthly Archives: October 2008

Mother-In-Law Day (OCT 26th)

    Sunday, October 26th is:   Mother-In-Law Day       Be NICE, now! – despite all the typical jokes about M-I-L’s, there ARE some really great ones out there.  Today’s the day to celebrate them. Visit the Care-Aware … Continue reading

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Make a Difference Day (OCT 25th)

  Saturday, October 25th is:   Make a Difference Day     Make a Difference Day is a national day to do something to help others.  Millions of Americans across the country are expected to spend Saturday, Oct. 25 – … Continue reading

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Breast Cancer Research & Awareness Month Items

    OCTOBER is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month ( Is there anyone who doesn’t know that, yet?? )         http://services.brightcove.com/services/viewer/federated_f8/1578089379       Lifetime Television is airing a great movie about the true-life research study which was done … Continue reading

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International Pregnancy & Infant Loss Remembrance Day (OCT 15th)

  Today – Wednesday, October 15th is:   International Pregnancy & Infant Loss Remembrance Day     983,000 babies died in 1996 from miscarriage or stillbirth, alone.   In 1995, 15.7% of pregnancies ended in fetal demise (miscarriage or stillbirth). … Continue reading

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DAYS of OCT Events (12th-18th)

    DAYS of Oct. Events for the week of the 12th thru the 18th.       SUN, Oct 12th: Chicago Marathon Clergy Appreciation Day Día De La Raza (“Day of the Race” – Mexico)   Old Farmer’s Day … Continue reading

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National Depression Screening Day® & World Mental Health Day (Fri, Oct 10th)

  Friday, October 9th is:     National Depression Screening Day®     National Depression Screening Day® began in 1991, introducing the concept of large-scale mental health screenings. Screenings now include both in-person and online programs for depression, bipolar disorder, … Continue reading

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1st (full) WEEK of OCT Events

  Events for the First (full) WEEK of OCT:   Andropause Awareness Week (UK) Children’s Week Community Care Worker Week (CND) Customer Service Week Drive Safely Work Week Financial Planning Week Fire Prevention Week – USA & CND Get Organized … Continue reading

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