Proclamations

Proclamations from Governor Youngkin

At his discretion, the Governor will issue proclamations and certificates for noteworthy state or local events that deserve special recognition. Proclamations are not automatically renewed from year to year. You must submit a new proclamation for each year.

If you would like to request a proclamation, please complete and submit the Proclamation Request form. For more information about Proclamations, please call the main number at 804-786-2211 or visit our proclamation guidelines page.

Proclamations

Virginia School Choice Week    ~ 26 Jan 2022

Black History Month    ~ 31 Jan 2022

National Court Reporting and Captioning Week    ~ 5 Feb 2022 to 12 Feb 2022

Ronald Reagan Day    ~ 6 Feb 2022

Montessori Education Week    ~ 20 Feb 2022 to 26 Feb 2022

Engineers Week    ~ 20 Feb 2022 to 26 Feb 2022

George Washington Day    ~ 21 Feb 2022

Winsome Earle-Sears Day    ~ 23 Feb 2022

Christian Heritage Week    ~ 27 Feb 2022 to 6 Mar 2022

Women's History Month    ~ 1 Mar 2022

Irish American Heritage Month    ~ 4 Mar 2022

Brain Injury Awareness Month    ~ 4 Mar 2022

Women in Construction Week    ~ 6 Mar 2022 to 12 Mar 2022

Public Purchasing Month    ~ 4 Mar 2022

Multiple Sclerosis Education and Awareness Month    ~ 4 Mar 2022

Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month    ~ 4 Mar 2022

Mediation Month    ~ 7 Mar 2022

Certified Government Financial Manager Month    ~ 8 Mar 2022

CACNA1A Awareness Day    ~ 19 Mar 2022

Surveyors Week    ~ 20 Mar 2022 to 26 Mar 2022

Problem Gambling Awareness Month    ~ 10 Mar 2022

James Madison Appreciation Day    ~ 16 Mar 2022

Suddenly Sleepy Saturday: A Day for Narcolepsy Awareness    ~ 12 Mar 2022

Developmental Disabilities Month    ~ 11 Mar 2022

Youth Art Month    ~ 11 Mar 2022

AmeriCorps Week    ~ 13 Mar 2022 to 19 Mar 2022

Flood Awareness Week    ~ 13 Mar 2022 to 19 Mar 2022

Social Work Month    ~ 16 Mar 2022

A Day of Honor for Pocahontas    ~ 21 Mar 2022

Women Veterans Week    ~ 20 Mar 2022 to 26 Mar 2022

Sudden Unexplained Death in Childhood Awareness Month    ~ 21 Mar 2022

Special Session Proclamation    ~ 23 Mar 2022

Cleaning Week    ~ 27 Mar 2022 to 2 Apr 2022

National Science Appreciation Day    ~ 26 Mar 2022

Tuskegee Airmen Commemoration Day    ~ 24 Mar 2022

Amniotic Fluid Embolism Awareness Day    ~ 27 Mar 2022

Epilepsy Heroes Day    ~ 26 Mar 2022

Small Business Workplace Solutions Week    ~ 28 Mar 2022 to 1 Apr 2022

National Vietnam War Veterans Day    ~ 29 Mar 2022

Second Chance Month    ~ 1 Apr 2022

Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia Awareness Month    ~ 1 Apr 2022

Alcohol Awareness Month    ~ 1 Apr 2022

School Library Month    ~ 1 Apr 2022

Limb Loss and Limb Difference Awareness Month    ~ 1 Apr 2022

Virginia Walking Week    ~ 1 Apr 2022

Testicular Cancer Awareness Month    ~ 1 Apr 2022

IBS Awareness Month    ~ 1 Apr 2022

Autism Awareness Month    ~ 1 Apr 2022

Financial Literacy Awareness Month    ~ 1 Apr 2022

Arab American Heritage Month    ~ 1 Apr 2022

Month of the Military Child    ~ 1 Apr 2022

Child Abuse Prevention Month    ~ 1 Apr 2022

National Public Health Week    ~ 4 Apr 2022 to 10 Apr 2022

Parkinson's Awareness Month    ~ 1 Apr 2022

Gold Star Spouses Day    ~ 5 Apr 2022

Distracted Driving Awareness Month    ~ 1 Apr 2022

National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week    ~ 10 Apr 2022 to 16 Apr 2022

Animal Care and Control Appreciation Week    ~ 10 Apr 2022 to 16 Apr 2022

Careers in Aging Week    ~ 17 Apr 2022 to 23 Apr 2022

Virginia Classics Week    ~ 17 Apr 2022 to 23 Apr 2022

Volunteer Week    ~ 17 Apr 2022 to 23 Apr 2022

Electric Utility Line Workers Day    ~ 18 Apr 2022

Crime Victims' Rights Week    ~ 24 Apr 2022 to 30 Apr 2022

International Dark-Sky Week    ~ 22 Apr 2022 to 30 Apr 2022

Teacher Appreciation Week    ~ 2 May 2022 to 6 May 2022

James Monroe Day    ~ 28 Apr 2022

Ryan Zimmerman Day    ~ 30 Apr 2022

Resilience Week Virginia    ~ 1 May 2022 to 7 May 2022

Parliamentary Law Day    ~ 30 Apr 2022

Window Film Day    ~ 30 Apr 2022

Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month    ~ 1 May 2022

Small Business Week    ~ 1 May 2022 to 7 May 2022

Correctional Officers' Week    ~ 1 May 2022 to 7 May 2022

Water Safety Month    ~ 1 May 2022

Virginia Beef Month    ~ 1 May 2022

Virginia Egg Month    ~ 1 May 2022

Older Virginians Month    ~ 1 May 2022

Military and Veteran Caregiver Month    ~ 1 May 2022

Internal Audit Awareness Month    ~ 1 May 2022

Hepatitis Awareness Month    ~ 1 May 2022

Foster Care Month    ~ 1 May 2022

Electrical Safety Month    ~ 1 May 2022

Business Appreciation Month    ~ 1 May 2022

Building Safety Month    ~ 1 May 2022

Better Hearing and Speech Month    ~ 1 May 2022

Adult Abuse Prevention Month    ~ 1 May 2022

Tardive Dyskinesia Awareness Week    ~ 2 May 2022 to 8 May 2022

Military Appreciation Month    ~ 1 May 2022 to 2 May 2022

Public Service Week    ~ 1 May 2022 to 7 May 2022

Dermatology Advocacy Day    ~ 3 May 2022

Firefighters Day    ~ 4 May 2022

Military Spouse Appreciation Day    ~ 6 May 2022

National Day of Prayer    ~ 5 May 2022

Child Care & Early Childhood Professionals Day    ~ 6 May 2022

Mother's Day    ~ 8 May 2022

Food Allergy Awareness Week    ~ 8 May 2022 to 14 May 2022

Virginia Hospital Week    ~ 8 May 2022 to 14 May 2022

Mental Health Awareness Month    ~ 1 May 2022

Early Intervention Awareness Month    ~ 1 May 2022

School Nurse Appreciation Day    ~ 11 May 2022

Virginia Police Week and Peace Officers Memorial Day    ~ 11 May 2022 to 17 May 2022

JEWISH AMERICAN HERITAGE MONTH    ~ 1 May 2022

Virginia National Guard 415th Birthday    ~ 14 May 2022

Childhood Apraxia of Speech Awareness Day    ~ 14 May 2022

Richmond Navy Week    ~ 16 May 2022 to 22 May 2022

Neuroscience Nurses Week    ~ 15 May 2022 to 21 May 2022

Emergency Medical Services Week    ~ 15 May 2022 to 21 May 2022

Children's Mental Health Awareness Day    ~ 5 May 2022

Falun Dafa Day    ~ 13 May 2022

Bike Month    ~ 1 May 2022

Armed Forces Day    ~ 21 May 2022

Ruritan Founders Day    ~ 21 May 2022

Questions?

For more information about Proclamations visit our proclamation guidelines page.

If you would like to request a proclamation, please complete and submit the Proclamation Request form.  

Media Contact

Macaulay Porter
Press Secretary
Macaulay.Porter@governor.virginia.gov