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Universal Children’s Day

Universal Children’s Day

Today is Universal Children’s Day! This holiday was established in 1954 by the United Nations. It is celebrated on November 20 because this date has been significant for children’s rights around the world many times. On Nov. 20, 1959, the United Nations...
National Philanthropy Day

National Philanthropy Day

Today is National Philanthropy Day! This holiday was created in 1985 by the Association of Fundraising Professionals to honor those who make contributions and perform good deeds to make the world around them a better place. We would like to thank all of the...
Happy Birthday to the U.S. Marine Corps!

Happy Birthday to the U.S. Marine Corps!

The Folded Flag Foundation Wishes the United States Marine Corps a Happy Birthday! On this day, 243 years ago, the Continental Marines began in Pennsylvania. Like the Continental Navy, the Continental Marines were disestablished after the Revolutionary War. President...

More Ways to Support Folded Flag

Did you know that there is more than one way to support The Folded Flag Foundation? Some other ways you can help our nation’s Gold Star Families is by making purchases at companies that donate a portion of the proceeds back to Folded Flag. AmazonSmile donates .5% of...
International Peace Day 2018

International Peace Day 2018

Happy International Peace Day! In 1981, the United Nations started the International Day of Peace, also known as Peace Day, an effort to recognize those who work towards building a culture of peace. Since 2001, 7,000 brave men and women have died in the Global War on...