Pink Shirt Day February 25th

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Anti-Bullying Day (a.k.a. Pink Shirt day) is a day celebrated on various dates around the world, originating in Nova Scotia, Canada. On this day, participants wear pink to show support and take a stand against bullying.

The original event was organized by David Shepherd and Travis Price of Berwick, Nova Scotia, who in 2007 bought and distributed 50 pink shirts after a male grade 9 student, was bullied for wearing a pink shirt on the first day of school.

In Canada, Pink Shirt Day is celebrated on February 25th.  Glen Orchard students showed their Anti-Bullying support by wear a pink shirt, sweater, or sweatshirt.

 

GOPS students wear pink to symbolize solidarity against bullying.