BEGIN:VCALENDAR PRODID:-//Microsoft Corporation//Outlook 16.0 MIMEDIR//EN VERSION:2.0 METHOD:PUBLISH X-MS-OLK-FORCEINSPECTOROPEN:TRUE BEGIN:VEVENT CLASS:PUBLIC CREATED:20200612T193648Z DESCRIPTION:Red Shirt Day 2021\nRed Shirt Day (for AccessAbility and Inclus ion) is a day when people across Canada come together and wear red in scho ols\, workplaces and spaces everywhere in order to:\n* create a visible di splay of solidarity and show their support for persons and families who ar e living with disabilities\n* celebrate the achievements and contributions of persons with disabilities to Canada\n* pledge our individual and colle ctive commitment to eliminating physical and attitudinal barriers for pers ons with disabilities\, and to create a fully accessible and inclusive soc iety that honours and values the contributions of people of all abilities in all aspects of life in Canada.\nRed Shirt Day takes place on the Wednes day of National AccessAbility Week each year. In 2021\, Red Shirt Day will take place on Wednesday\, June 2nd\, and National AccessAbility Week is f rom Sunday\, May 30 to Saturday\, June 5.\nOn Wednesday\, June 2nd\, 2021\ , post a selfie or a group photo of you with your friends\, classmates or colleagues – all wearing red – on social media with the hashtags: #Red ShirtDay\, #RedForAccessAbility\, #EasterSeals\, #unstoppABLE.\nFor more i nformation and resources\, visit www.RedShirtDay.ca .\nRed Shirt Day is an initiative of Easter Seals Canada and was fir st celebrated in 2019.\nThe Red Shirt Day Pledge\nBy wearing red on Red Sh irt Day\, participants are also making a pledge to educate and inform them selves on issues related to disability\, and do what they can – individu ally and collectively – to remove physical and attitudinal barriers in t heir schools\, workplaces and communities in order to make them truly acce ssible and inclusive places/environments for people of all abilities.\n \n DTEND;VALUE=DATE:20210603 DTSTAMP:20200612T191103Z DTSTART;VALUE=DATE:20210602 LAST-MODIFIED:20200612T193648Z LOCATION:Across Canada. Visit www.RedShirtDay.ca for more info and resource s. PRIORITY:5 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY;LANGUAGE=en-ca:Red Shirt Day 2021 TRANSP:TRANSPARENT UID:040000008200E00074C5B7101A82E00800000000B0414B20CB40D601000000000000000 010000000D023F8CE7810EC4DA57F2479B91383F7 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:< body lang=EN-CA link="#0563C1" vlink="#954F72" style='tab-interval:36.0pt' >

Red Shirt Day 2021

Red Shirt Day (for Acce ssAbility and Inclusion) is a day when people across Canada come together and wear red in schools\, workplaces and spaces everywhere in order to:

  • create a visible display of solidarity and show their support for persons and families who are liv ing with disabilities
  • celebrate the achievements and contr ibutions of persons with disabilities to Canada
  • pledge our individual and collective commitment to eliminating physical and attitudi nal barriers for persons with disabilities\, and to create a fully accessi ble and inclusive society that honours and values the contributions of peo ple of all abilities in all aspects of life in Canada.

Red S hirt Day takes place on the Wednesday of National AccessAbility Week each year. In 2021\, Red Shirt Day will take place on Wednesday\, June 2nd\, an d National AccessAbility Week is from Sunday\, May 30 to Saturday\, June 5 .

On Wednesday\, June 2nd\, 2021\, post a selfie or a group photo of you with your friends\, classmates or colleagues –\; all wearing red –\; on social media with the hashtags: #RedShirtDay\, #RedForAcces sAbility\, #EasterSeals\, #unstoppABLE.

For more information and resources\, visit www.RedShirtDay.ca.

Red Shirt Day is an initiative of Easter Seals Canada and was first celebrated in 2019.

The Red Shirt Day Pledge

By wearing red on Red Sh irt Day\, participants are also making a pledge to educate and inform them selves on issues related to disability\, and do what they can –\; ind ividually and collectively –\; to remove physical and attitudinal bar riers in their schools\, workplaces and communities in order to make them truly accessible and inclusive places/environments for people of all abili ties.< /o:p>

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