Employee Appreciation Guide 2022

January

1/1-1/31 − National Mentoring Month
1/1 − New Year's Day1/5 − National Keto Day
1/11 − Poetry at Work Day
1/12 − National Pharmacist Day
1/14 − National Dress Up Your Pet Day
1/17 – Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
1/24 – National Compliment Day
1/27 − Thank Your Mentor Day
1/28 – Have Fun at Work Day

February

2/1-2/28 – National African American History Month
2/3 − Women Physicians Day
2/4 − National Wear Red Day 2022
2/7 − Send a Card to a Friend Day
2/9 − National Pizza Day
2/14 − Valentine's Day
2/17 − Random Acts of Kindness Day
2/21 − President's Day
2/20-2/26 − National Engineer's Week (EWeek)

March

3/1-3/31 – National Women's History Month
3/4 − Employee Appreciation Day
3/8 − International Women's Day
3/14 − Pi Day
3/17 − St Patrick's Day
3/17 − Companies That Care Day
3/20 − Spring Solstice
3/29 − Mom & Pop Business Owners Day
3/30 − National Doctors' Day
3/31 − World Backup Day

April

4/1-4/30 – Stress Awareness Month
4/1 − April Fool's Day
4/1 − Walk to Work Day
4/7 − World Health Day
4/12 − Library Workers Day
4/17 − Easter
4/17-4/23 − National Volunteer Week
4/22 − Earth Day
4/25-4/29 − Medical Laboratory Professionals Week
4/27 − Administrative Professionals' Day
4/28 − Safety and Health at Work Day

May

5/1-5/31 – Asian Pacific Heritage Month/Employee Health and Fitness Month
5/3 − Teachers' Day
5/5 − World Hand Hygiene Day
5/6 − Nurses' Day
5/6 - 5/12 − National Nurses' Week
5/8 − Mother's Day
5/11 − Night Shift Workers Day/Receptionist Day
5/20 − Bike to Work Day
5/21 − National Waitstaff Day
5/30 − Memorial Day

June

6/1-6/30 – LGBTQIA Pride Month
6/1 − Say Something Nice Day
6/2 − Leave the Office Early Day
6/3 − World Bicycle Day
6/3 − National Donut Day
6/16 − National Nursing Assistants Day
6/16-6/22 – National Nursing Assistants Week
6/19 − Juneteenth
6/19 − Father's Day
6/21 − Summer Solstice
6/30 − National Handshake Day
6/30 − Social Media Day

July

7/1-7/31 − National Anti-Boredom Month
7/4 − Independence Day
7/6 − Take Your Webmaster to Lunch Day
7/18 − World Listening Day
7/24 − Parents' Day
7/29 – National Intern Day
7/29 - System Administrator Appreciation Day
7/30 – International Friendship Day

August

8/1-8/30 – National Wellness Month
8/4 − National Chocolate Chip Cookie Day
8/8 −International Cat Day
8/9 −National Book Lovers Day
8/10 − National Spoil Your Dog Day
8/24 − National Waffle Day
8/26 − Women's Equality Day
8/31 − Eat Outside Day

September

9/1-9/30 – National Courtesy Month
9/3 – Franchise Appreciation Day
9/5 – International Day of Charity
9/5 – Labor Day
9/12 − National Day of Encouragement
9/15-10/15 − National Hispanic Heritage Month
9/11-9/17 − Environmental Services Week/National Truck Driver Appreciation Week/National Security Officer Appreciation Week
9/13 − International Programmers' Day
9/16 − Working Parents Day
9/20 − IT Professionals Day
9/21 − World Gratitude Day
9/22 − American Business Women's Day/Autumn Solstice
9/25 − National Cooking Day
9/26 − Family Health and Fitness Day
9/29 − World Heart Day
9/30 − National Love People Day

October

10/1-10/31 − Emotional Intelligence Awareness Month/Diversity Awareness Month/Disability Employment Awareness Month/Breast Cancer Awareness Month
10/3-10/7 − Customer Service Week
10/16 − Boss's Day
10/17-10/21 − Medical Assistants Recognition Week
10/18 – Pharmacy Technician Day
10/19 − Medical Assistants Recognition Day
10/31 − Halloween

November

11/1-11/30 − National Gratitude Month/ Native American Heritage Month
11/11 − Veterans Day
11/7-11/13 − National Nurse Practitioner Week
11/13 − World Kindness Day
11/16 − International Day for Tolerance
11/17 − Great American Smokeout
11/24 − Thanksgiving
11/25 − Black Friday
11/28 − Cyber Monday
11/29 – Giving Tuesday

December

12/1-12/31 − National Human Rights Month
12/1 − World AIDS Day
12/5 − International Volunteer Day
12/12 − Green Monday
12/15 − National Cupcake Day
12/16 − National Ugly Sweater Day
12/18-12/26 – Hanukkah
12/21 − Winter Solstice
12/25 − Christmas Day
12/26-1/1 − Kwanzaa
12/31 − New Year's Eve
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