Date: January 20, 2022
The International Day o Acceptance was founded by Stevie Hopkins in memory of his sister, Annie in 2010. Annie Hopkins along with her brother Stevie, founded 3E Love, a social entrepreneurial business that is disability owned and operated. 3E Love and the wheelchair heart has become an international brans and a symbol of love, strength, and hope.
International Day of Acceptance recognizes that people with disabilities have social rights and should be treated with respect.. Acceptance Day purpose is to focus on recognizing a disability without trying to change it. Disability acceptance is recognizing that a disability is part of the person and cannot be separated from the person.