School supplies on a chalkboard background
It’s back-to-school season…wait, what happened to summer? Either way, school is just around the corner. That doesn’t mean you need to break your budget. Here’s six back-to-school shopping tips to get you started. 1.
Black family in a kitchen preparing food and celebrating Juneteenth.
Juneteenth, June 19th, is a celebration of the end of slavery in our country. On June 19, 1865, enslaved Black Americans in Galveston, TX, were freed by Union troops.
Children of Asian and Pacific Islander heritage playing on the playground.
In 1992, the month of May was officially designated as Asian American Pacific Islander (AAPI) Heritage Month. May was chosen for celebrating AAPI heritage to commemorate the immigration of the first Japanese to the U.S.
Photo of earth from outerspace
Earth Day was created in 1970 by Senator Gaylord Nelson to bring awareness to environmental issues on the table. In December 1970, Congress created the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to oversee environmental issues and regulations.