February 2021: Through with Chew Week

Through with Chew Week is a national, week-long tobacco-free event, dedicated to stopping the use of smokeless tobacco. It takes place each year during the 3rd full week of February (Feb 21-27, 2021). Host a fun TRU event during this week to educate teens not to...

February 25, 2021: Great American Spit Out

The Great American Spit Out is a tobacco-free holiday to help spread awareness about the dangers of using smokeless tobacco like chew, and helping others quit. It takes place on Thursday each year during the 3rd full week of February. Celebrate this holiday with your...

April 1, 2021: Take Down Tobacco

Take Down Tobacco, a fresh take on Kick Butts Day, is the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids’ signature platform for empowering people to stand up and speak out against the tobacco industry. On April 1, 2021, TRU groups are encouraged to host events that raise awareness...

May 4, 2021: Virtual Day at the Capitol

Join TRU members from across Pennsylvania as we rally together, virtually, with adult lung health advocates to educate lawmakers about current tobacco control issues, such as the need for comprehensive clean indoor air policies and continued tobacco prevention &...

May 31, 2021: World No Tobacco Day

World No Tobacco Day is a global tobacco-free holiday to get people to stop the use of tobacco on this day around the world. Spread the word with your TRU groups at a baseball game or other exciting location and help encourage others to kick off a safe, tobacco-free...
November 18, 2021: Great American Smokeout

November 18, 2021: Great American Smokeout

The Great American Smokeout is a national tobacco-free holiday to help current smokers quit. It takes place each year on the third Thursday of November. Fun tobacco-free activities can be planned with your TRU group around this day, such as a scavenger hunt, Escape...