Help Jo’el Go Viral CONTEST

Here I am just blogging away about human rights, etc, etc, etc, and wondering why nothing I write ever goes viral…NOTHING! And then I woke up and smelled the coffee burning. Yep, I decided to check on “What’s trending now,” and that’s when I realized that I either need to have a very entertaining circus…

Social Media Giving Day!

ON THIS DAY: Four years ago, the website Givver.com declared July 15th to be Social Media Giving Day! GIVVER, INC. provides a solution that enables users to tweet a donation to their favorite organizations. The day was established as  a way to use social media for social good, and to leverage social media as a means to give…

National Cheer Up The Lonely Day

Today is National Cheer Up The Lonely Day! Today is all about reaching out to someone who is going through a difficult time and letting them know that you are by their side, no matter what they are dealing with. Lend a helping hand, even if its just a shoulder to cry on or being…

Happy Fourth of July!

HAPPY BIRTHDAY AMERICA!! On this day 241 years ago, we formed the United States of America after adopting the Declaration of Independence from the British Empire! Jo’el Worldwear celebrates independence and freedom everyday by working with individuals who are being repressed by social and economic hardships. We pay tribute to the freedom declared in 1776…

Canada Day!!

ITS CANADA DAY!!! Todays marks the 150th year since the enactment of the Constitution Act of 1867, previously called the British North America Act, which united the three separate colonies of Canada, Nova Scotia, and New Brunswick into a single territory within the British Empire which they called Canada. (poster from the 5th celebration of the Constitution Act being passed)   This eventually led to the Canada Act of…

Happy “National Organization For Women” Day

On this day in history, 28 women (later an additional 21 women and men), came together to fight against sexual and gender discrimination. Their mission was simple, “We, men and women who hereby constitute ourselves as the National Organization for Women, believe that the time has come for a new movement toward true equality for…

National Hug Day

Today, June 29th, is NATIONAL HUG DAY! This holiday was originally created by the “Hug for Health Foundation” whose belief that with hugs, friendship and volunteer work, we can improve the senior care plan overall. Although the day was originally started to bring awareness to the senior citizens, it has turned into a holiday based…