International Week of the Deaf is coming up soon! September 19th to 25th ~ we’ve shared some ways that you can celebrate! ✨ [Sparkle emoji]
[TRANSCRIPT & DESC: Montage of different NAD team members signing and acting briefly. First, Zainab is dancing.
ON-SCREEN TEXT: How YOU can celebrate International Week of the Deaf People, September 19 to 25.
SEAN: Take Deaf Culture courses, go to Deaf-related events, volunteer at a Deaf school.
Sean is outside, waves hi to someone and walks out of frame.
TEXT: Learn about Deaf Culture.
LIZZIE: Buy products, things, or services from deaf owned companies!
L-R pan above several deaf products laid out, shirts and artwork.
TEXT: Support Deaf Businesses.
SARAH: Consider volunteering or donating to deaf organizations.
Sarah is sitting at a table asking people for their names and highlighting them on paper, one by one.
TEXT: Support Deaf Organizations.
JIMEL: Caption your posts, include transcripts, have sign translation for any English text, and more!
Jimel is captioning a video on the computer.
TEXT: Create accessible content.
CHANEL: Learn sign – yes, that!
TEXT: Learn Sign Language from Deaf Teachers.
Someone is holding a phone and scrolling through different sign language content on YouTube.
MARLENE: Follow, share, and engage with Deaf influencers who are making a difference!
TEXT: Support Deaf Influencers.
Marlene is scrolling through her phone and tapping the screen to like/follow.
HOWARD: How will you celebrate?!
TEXT: How will YOU celebrate?! Comment below!]