RESOURCES

You can use these tools year-round to host your own Spread the Word to End the Word day of awareness in your community. If you have questions, please email info@r-word.org or call 1-800-700-8585. Holding a school or community R-word event? You can find R-word Activation Tool Kits for purchase at www.r-wordstore.com along with individual merchandise items for sale like t-shirts, stickers, bracelets and much more.

For questions about merchandise items or shipments, please contact Main Gate at 1-866-396-2826 and reference the R-word Store.

Videos

PSA: Not Acceptable
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PSA: John McGinley
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  • I pledge to speak up when verbal marginalization is used against real human beings.

    Rachel Schaar

    Rockville, Maryland

  • I have a special-needs son with intellectual disabilities, and this word is so hurtful.

    Nancy Danks

    Newton, Iowa

  • I used to use the "r" word in everyday speech. I will try my hardest to stop.

    Megan Stanley

    Pullman, Washington

  • Everyone deserves to be treated and feel equal. I pledge to never use this word that degrades everyone possible.

    Megan Brett

    Ottawa, Canada

  • I have worked at a special needs camp for the last 3 years so ending this word is something that i take pride in.

    Alexa

    Marshall, Missouri

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