Cause for Celebration: Juneteenth

Posted on Thursday, June 17th, 2021

This week the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives approved legislation to commemorate Juneteenth, the national remembrance of the end of slavery in the United States, as a federal holiday. President Biden signed the bill into law on June 17.

We encourage you to use the resources below to learn more about Juneteenth and how to have conversations with your children about the issues surrounding this important holiday: