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Hug Holiday

Hugging Day

About Hug Holiday

When is Hug Holiday? This holiday is always observed on June 29

 Here’s a warm holiday we all can get our arms around. Today is Hug Holiday Day, a June 29 holiday. hugs are warm and uplifting. Everyone enjoys them. We are encouraged to give hugs to those who need them. On this day, people go out and give hugs at senior citizen centers, hospitals, and other places. The focus is on the elderly, sick and invalid, lonely people, and anyone who needs the warmth, cheer, and love that a hug provides. In addition, feel free to give ethe “big squeeze” to anyone and everyone.

This very special day was created by the “Hugs for Health Foundation”. According to the Foundation:

This holiday is founded on the premise that hugs, friendship, and volunteer support are vital components to the overall senior care plan.”


How to Celebrate and Participate in Hug Holiday

Celebrate this day to the fullest degree with lots of hugs all around.

  • Give hugs to those who need one.
  • Give the “big squeeze” to those who don’t need one.
  • Join Hugs for Heath.
  • Making a donation to this or another group.

Today's Chuckle

“Between two evils, I always pick the one I haven’t tried before.” – – Mae West 

History and Origin of Hug Holiday

The Hugs for Health Foundation created this holiday. The goal is to cheer up those in need.

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