July Heritage and Awareness

Disability Pride Month

Disability Pride Month honors the many contributions of Americans with disabilities. The first official celebration of Disability Pride Month occurred in July 2015. July 2025 will mark the 35th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). Today, cities across the country celebrate with parades and other festivities.

French American Heritage Month

French American Heritage Month honors the many significant contributions made by French Americans. Currently, there are 11.8 million Americans of French or French-Canadian descent living and working in the United States. French Americans have influenced the United States in terms of art, culture, language and social etiquette.