What is Orlando United Day?
Orlando United Day – a Day of Love and Kindness, is dedicated to honoring the memory of the 49 lost, supporting survivors and recognizing the compassion and love that was displayed by our community. Through Acts of Love and Kindness and events and activities, the day will benefit the greater Central Florida LGBTQ+ community and beyond. This day is being supported collaboratively by the City of Orlando, Orange County Government, the Central Florida LGBTQ+ Alliance and Pulse owner Barbara Poma.
How Can I Participate in Orlando United Day – a day of love and kindness?
Individuals, groups and businesses are encouraged to participate on June 12.
Why Should I Participate in Orlando United Day – a day of love and kindness?
Following the Pulse tragedy, the Central Florida community united to support those injured, victims’ families and one another. Orlando United Day is an opportunity to join with others to continue the unity that followed the tragedy. Acts of Love and Kindness on June 12 is a respectful and loving way to remember the lives of those lost and to show compassion to those who need support.
Who Can Participate?
Everyone is encouraged to participate in Acts of Love and Kindness and continue to the unity that followed the tragedy.
Why on Orlando United Day?
Following the Pulse tragedy, the Central Florida community united to support those injured, victims’ families and one another. Orlando United Day is an opportunity to join with others in service to continue the unity that followed the tragedy. Engaging in service on June 12 is a respectful and loving way to remember the lives of those lost and to show compassion to those who need support.
How Can I Participate in Orlando United Day?
Both individuals and companies are encouraged to participate by serving on June 12. All types of service are encouraged, including projects that connect you to ongoing opportunities to serve throughout the year, have a lasting impact or build the capacity of organizations to meet community needs.
The City of Orlando has a dedicated webpage to best connect you with volunteer opportunities OrlandoUnitedDay.com and other resources that support Orlando Untied Day.
Who Can Participate?
Everyone is encouraged to serve and to make this day the beginning of an ongoing commitment to serving their community.
Is There a Cost to Participate?
Orlando United service projects are hosted by local non-profit organizations. There is no cost to volunteer. Click here OrlandoUnitedDay.com to view a full list of service projects.
How Can I Continue to Serve After Orlando United Day?
Continue your service by connecting your Orlando United Day experience to service being done in our community throughout the year. Learn more about the needs of our community and the organizations who are working to address them OrlandoUnitedDay.com
Free Orlando United Day resources for individuals and organizations are available at OrlandoUnitedDay.com
- Tool to register your Orlando United Day project
- Tool to find an Orlando United Day project
- Toolkits that provide instructions for planning a project
- Marketing materials to promote projects
Share Your Story
Share the love and service that you are providing on social media by using the hashtags #ActLoveGive and #OrlandoUnitedDay