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As part of PACER Center’s National Bullying Prevention Month, children, teens, adults, schools, and communities across the country are encouraged to hold a special event to show they care about this important issue. The event can include music, give-aways, special speakers, petition signing, and more as people unite to join the movement against bullying.

New Student Event Toolkit
Need help planning a student-led bullying prevention event? PACER has partnered with Facebook to create a practical Student Event Toolkit that will make it easier to hold events in your school or community.

Draft Agenda pdf- This draft agenda can be modified to fit your needs. Design a “show” that is supported by concurrent activities.

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Information Flyer

Download this free, colorful, and informative 8 ½ x 11 (2-sided) flyer that outlines the creative resources, outreach activities, and opportunities available from PACER’s National Bullying Prevention Center. Print the flyer and use it for your local event, activity, or fundraiser. Limited quantities of pre-printed flyers are also available by emailing and providing your name, organization, address, information on the event/activity/fundraiser where you’ll be using them, and the quantity being requested.

Upcoming Events

3rd Annual Run, Walk, Rally Against Bullying

Date: 10/1/2016
Time: 7:00 am

Largo, FL
1801 119th St N

October is National Bullying Prevention Month. The YMCA of the Suncoast is taking a
stand against bullying. The Greater Ridgecrest Y and Pinellas School Age Programs
will host it’s 3rd annual Run, Walk, Rally Against Bullying 5K Run for 11-100 years old and 1 Mile Kids' Dash for 3-10 years old. Show your support and take your stand at the finish line. Start and Finish at the Y.

5K 1st,2nd & 3rd place medals for women and 1st,2nd & 3rd place medals men
5K 1st,2nd & 3rd place medals for pre-teen girls and 1st,2nd & 3rd place medals for pre-teen boys
1 Mile Kids Dash 1st,2nd & 3rd place medals for girls & 1st,2nd & 3rd place medals for boys. Pre-teens, teens and adults that  participate in the Kids Mile Dash will not receive a 1st,2nd or 3rd place medal. We ask that you enter the 5k unless you are accompanying your child.
Participation Medals 
Run through Taylor Park
Free event T-shirt
Activities for the kids

Run Walk Roll Against Bullying

Date: 10/1/2016
Time: 9:00 AM

Norwich, CT
87 Broadway

Every year as part of PACER’s National Run, Walk, Roll Against Bullying & National Bullying Prevention Month we hold our own walk around our office block to bring the community together around bullying awareness. Free of charge & all ages, donations accepted. We meet outside our office at 9AM! Join us after the walk to make a ’Circle of Peace’ and for various crafts and game for all ages, along with information on what Bullying is and Bullying Prevention.

Run, Walk, Roll Over Bullying

Date: 10/1/2016
Time: 9am

Carbondale, PA
103 Brooklyn St. Carbondale, PA 18407

The CAES PTA and the surrounding community are taking the first steps to end bullying. Please join us to show these kids that they are not alone, you don’t have to be afraid to speak up and we can make a difference.  

Event registration is at 9am
Step off to fun begins at 10am

The Bullyproof Project 2nd Annual Walk Against Bullying

Date: 10/1/2016
Time: 10:00 am

Glen Cove, NY
The Holocaust Memorial & Tolerance Center Welwyn Preserve 100 Crescent Beach Road Glen Cove, NY 11542

This is our 2nd annual walk against bullying. Our community is spreading the message that we are against bullying by increasing awareness and preention. Our goal is to put an end to this worldwide crisis. Parents must teach their children and teens Empathy,Kindness, Compassion and Respect. Together as one we stand and together can put an end to Bullying.  This is a free event, please join us!

We Lead By Example, Inc., Second Annual Walk and Rally for National Bullying Prevention Month

Date: 10/1/2016
Time: 9:30 a.m.

Bladensburg, MD
4500 57th Avenue

Join the Bullying Busters and "Let’s stop the bullying!". Dr. Clifford Thomas, President and CEO of We Lead By Example, Inc./Tae Kwon Do Ramblers Self-Defense Systems, invites children, adults, families, educators, community leaders, elected officials--EVERYONE--to participate in our second annual Walk and Rally for National Bullying Prevention Month. It will take place in Bladensburg, Maryland, at the Bladensburg Community Center on October 1, 2016, from 9:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m., starting off with a walk in Bladensburg and ending with a rally at noon back at the center. 

The First Annual Run, Walk, Roll Against Bullying 5K and Fun Run

Date: 10/2/2016
Time: 08:00AM

Atlanta, GA
Piedmont Park, 521 Park Drive, Atlanta, GA 30306

5K and Fun Run for Bullying Prevention in Atlanta, GA.

3rd Annual Speak Out Against Bullying Inc National Bullying Prevention Kick Off

Date: 10/4/2016
Time: 9:00 am

Los Angeles County, CA
Los Angeles

3rd Annual Speak Out Against Bullying will kick off National Bullying Prevention Month with 1,000 students. Prevention is key and students, parents, educators, community members, politicians and law enforcement will partner to spread the message against bullying.

Anti-Bullying Event

Date: 10/8/2016
Time: 10 am

Pahrump, NV
1020 E Wilson Rd

An event to provide community awareness about bullying and the alternatives that are available to our children. We will have games,information about bullying and signs and prevention, resources and more

Pete Mirich Elementary School’s Run, Walk, Roll Against Bullying 5k and Fun Run

Date: 10/8/2016
Time: 9:00 am

LaSalle , CO
300 1st Ave LaSalle CO 80645

Pete Mirich Elementary School will be taking a public stand against bullying by encouraging students, families, educators, and our community to take part in our first ever Run, Walk, Roll Against Bullying 5k.  Proceeds from this worthwhile event will help us to purchase a bully prevention curriculum used to educate staff and students.  
We ask for your support in taking a stand against bullying by either participating as a runner or walker and turning your registration forms into an elementary school in Weld-RE1 school district, or donating to the event.  Sponsorship opportunities are also available.  Your support can mean one less student is being bullied, one less student is thinking about taking their own life, or one student is lending a hand to those in need of a caring compassionate person.  Agree to make a difference today by taking part in this great event!

Willacy County Run, Walk, Roll against Bullying

Date: 10/8/2016
Time: 8:00 A.M.

Raymondville, TX
1 Bearkat Blvd. Raymondville, TX 78580

Join the Raymondville High School Senior Class in a Run, Walk, Roll Against Bullying on Oct. 8, 2016

Over 13 million children will be bullied this year. Not only are the effects of bullying on a child felt immediately, but they can also be lifelong - or even tragic. That's why Raymondville ISD is inviting the community to support the cause at its first-ever Willacy County Run, Walk, Roll Against Bullying on October 8, 2016, as part of National Bullying Prevention Month. 
Registration and race packet pick-up for the Run, Walk Roll begin at 7:45 A.M., followed by a 5K Fun Run, Walk, Roll and 1.5 mile Walk at the Raymondville High School Football Stadium. The early registration fee is $20 per person, and each participant who registers before September 26th will receive a complimentary T-shirt. Snacks and additional fun will also be provided at the stadium. 

To register for the event, visit

Be a Buddy - Stop Bullying Jamboree and Family Fun Day

Date: 10/9/2016
Time: 12pm

Melbourne , FL
Melbourne Auditorium 625 East Hibiscus Blvd. Melbourne, FL 32901

Be a Buddy - Stop Bullying is a family fun event that is FREE to attend. Our goal is to educate students, families, and the community about Bullying Prevention tactics and empowering each other to take action as a team! We will have dynamic speakers and performers onstage as well as a fun zone for kids to enjoy along with support from community elected officials, and local police agencies.  Let’s make a difference and put focus on living a positive, safe, happy life together! 

Broadway Against Bullying

Date: 10/14/2016

San Jose, CA
Broadway High SChool

Our school leadership class will be organizing an informational rally and resource table helping make our school aware of types of bullies and how to stop bullying. 

5th annual School H.U.G.S BPMP Anti-Bullying Justice Against Bullying Walk J.A.B

Date: 10/15/2016
Time: 11:00 am

Springfield, MA
1985 Main Street Suite #301

Rivera And Rivera Act Against Foreclosure Inc., School h.U.G.S BPMP 5th annual Anti-Bullying Awareness Day event in this event we have an open mic. to the community to talk about bullying and how we can help address it without the act of violence we bring awareness to the community engage parents and others through the walk and encourage our youth that bullying begins and ends with me... so we can make a difference even if it is in our very own lives its a start we have free food about 20 vendors  with different programs and resources to benefit the community for free, hand outs , bouncy houses for entertainment we have an anti-bullying show

Abundant Life Church Community Bullying Prevention Rally

Date: 10/15/2016
Time: 11:00 am

Gadsden, AL
323 S. 12th Street / Abundant Life Church

Our goal is to educate students, families, and the community about bullying prevention methods and empowering each other to take action.  We will have speakers, vocalists, dance performances, spoken word, city council members, and police!  We will have information about bullying, provide resources, giveaways and more. 

ZUMBA-thon Against Bullying

Date: 10/16/2016
Time: 9:00am

New York, NY
St. Nicholas Avenue & 135th Street (NYC)

We "R" Listening Inc. is holding its first annual ZUMBA-athon to raise awareness for bullying prevention in St. Nicholas Park in Harlem, NY. We "R" Listening is teaming up with Blink Fitness in Harlem to provide a fun-filled ZUMBA workout, family-friendly activities, information tables, a guest speaker and other treats at the ZUMBA-thon Against Bullying.

9:00AM - 10:00AM:  Check-in, T-shirt pickup, Giveaways, Information Handouts, Activities (**The first 15 people to check-in on event day will receive a gift bag**)

10:00AM - 11:00AM:  Zumba Fitness Class
11:00AM - 12:30PM:  Guest Speaker, Raffles, Pictures, "So You Think You Can Zumba?" -Best Dancer Prize


Speak Out Against Bullying Inc’s Unity Day

Date: 10/19/2016
Time: 9:00 am

Los Angeles, CA
1022 N Van Ness Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90038

UNITY DAY: Together against bullying — united for kindness, acceptance and inclusion.  1,000 students will participate in kicking off Unity Day and bring awareness to the forefront. 

Run Walk Roll Lubbock

Date: 10/29/2016
Time: 10:00am

Lubbock, TX
5401 Avenue U

Join the Student Councils of Atkins, Cavazos, Smylie Wilson, Evans, and Irons Middle Schools as we Run Walk and Roll Against Bullying. The event will be held at Atkins Middle School located at 5401 Ave. U from 10:00am to 12:00pm. We invite all students, parents, families, educators and community leaders to join us for this awareness event. In addition to the walk, we will have games, concessions, activities and information for everyone.

Anti-Bully Rally

Date: 10/30/2016
Time: 1:00

Mesquite, TX
4201 Gus Thomasson Road

Anti Bully rally and carnival with free t-shirts, food, games, prizes, education, and much more.

Text This by Tim Mogford

Date: 3/10/2017
Time: 7pm

Newark, OH
100 Price Rd

WYART presents Text This by Tim Mogford. This is a play which addresses Cyberbullying and its ramifications. In addition to this play students will present a video student written and produced featuring stories from the Licking County Community.