March (Month)

Children's Wish Month; BC & Yukon; Children's Wish Month

Easter Seals Month; Ontario; Easter Seals Society

Fraud Prevention Month; International; Competition Bureau Canada

Juvenile Arthritis Awareness Month; National; The Arthritis Society

Kidney Month; National; Kidney Foundation of Canada

Liver Health Month; National; Canadian Liver Foundation

National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month; National; Colorectal Cancer Association of Canada

National Epilepsy Month; National; Epilepsy Foundation

National Nutrition Month; National; Dietitians of Canada

National Social Work Month; National; Canadian Association of Social Workers

Red Cross Month; National; Canadian Red Cross

Youth Science Festival Month; National; Youth Science Foundation Canada

 

March (Weeks)

First Week: National Pharmacy Awareness Week; National; Canadian Society of Hospital Pharmacists

First Week: Social Work Week Ontario; Ontario; Ontario Association of Social Workers

First Week: World Glaucoma Awareness Week; International; World Glaucoma Week

First Week: World Orphan Week; International; SOS Children's Villages Canada

Second Week: Canadian Agricultural Safety Week; National; Canadian Federation of Agriculture

Second Week: International Grant Professionals Week; International; Grant Professionals Association

Third Week: National Francophonie Week; National; Association canadienne d'éducation de la langue française (ACELF)

 

March (Days)

March 1: Self-Injury Awareness Day; International

March 5: International Cyclic Vomiting Syndrome (CVS) Awareness Day; International; Cyclic Vomiting Syndrome Association

March 8: International Women's Day and United Nations Day for Women's Rights and International Peace; International; Status of Women Canada

March 15: World Consumer Rights Day; International; Consumers International

March 20: International Francophonie Day; International; Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada

3rd Tuesday: World Social Work Day; International; Canadian Association of Social Workers

3rd Friday: Grant Professionals Day; International; Grant Professionals Association

March 21: International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination; International; UN

March 21: World Down Syndrome Day; International; World Down Syndrome Day

March 22: World Water Day; International; UN

March 24: World Tuberculosis Day; International; Stop TB Partnership

March 26: Purple Day (Epilepsy); International; Purple Day International

March 27: World Theatre Day; International; World Theatre Day

March 27 - 29: National 30-hour Famine; National; World Vision Canada