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PACER’s National Bullying Prevention Center Fact Sheet

Executive Director:   Paula F. Goldberg
Director: Julie Hertzog
Founded:  2006

Minnesota Office
8161 Normandale Blvd
Minneapolis, MN 55437
(952) 838-9000

California Office
2953 Lincoln Blvd
Santa Monica, CA 90405
(310) 749-8782

Purpose:  To actively lead social change, so that bullying is no longer considered an accepted childhood rite of passage.

Resources Available: PACER’s digital-based resources for educators, students, families, and individuals include:

Major events:

National Bullying Prevention Month – Created by PACER in 2006, National Bullying Prevention Month in October is a time when communities can unite nationwide to raise awareness of bullying prevention through events, activities, outreach, and education. Resources from PACER’s National Bullying Prevention Center make it easy to take action.

Run, Walk, Roll Against Bullying - A Run, Walk, Roll Against Bullying is a family-friendly event held by schools, businesses and/or communities to show the nation’s commitment to keeping students safe while at school, in the community, and on-line.

Unity Day - If you care about safe and supportive schools and communities make your color ORANGE on Unity Day. That’s the day everyone can come together—in schools, communities, and online — and send one large ORANGE message of support, hope, and unity to show that we are united against bullying and united for kindness, acceptance and inclusion.

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