Recognizing its 100th anniversary around the world, International “Women’s Day is a global celebration held every March 8. This day honors women and their accomplishments and contributions to society. The celebrations range from demonstrating appreciation toward women to honoring women’s social and political achievements.
Educating teenagers about the issue is the first step to ending domestic violence.
Several U.S. states have recently passed laws requiring middle and high schools to teach about healthy relationships and dating violence. This teaching has often been incorporated into existing programs.
Mary Kay Inc. planted 200,000 trees in the Bitterroot National Forest in Montana and 100,000 trees in the Pike National Forest in Colorado with the U.S. Forest Service and the Arbor Day Foundation. Mary Kay China plants trees in Shanghai, Hangzhou and Ningxia. In addition, employees from Mary Kay Russia, Mary Kay Mexico and Mary Kay Malaysia are involved with tree-planting programs.