Won’t You Be My Neighbor Day

Celebrate Mr. Rogers' Birthday by
bringing beauty to your neighborhood.


Date March 20th, 2023

Won’t You Be My Neighbor Day

Won’t You Be My Neighbor Day was started as a way to spread love and kindness in honor of Mr. Rogers birthday. Mr. Rogers left a legacy of helping children and their families believe “It’s a Beautiful Day in This Neighborhood”.

The Hopeful Neighborhood Project and our partners are inviting you to celebrate by making it a beautiful day in your neighborhood!

  • Download a sign below, decorate if you wish, and hang it in your window.
  • Watch the video to create your own version of the poster below, or, to recreate it outside using sidewalk chalk.
  • Do something kind for a neighbor, saying hello to someone new is a great first step.
  • Make YOUR neighborhood more beautiful in any way you can. For more ideas, check out this blog.

Let us know how you honored Mr. Rogers. Fill out this action report and add your zip code to our map. We hope there will be celebrations in every state, and every neighborhood, because everyday is a beautiful day in this neighborhood. A beautiful day for neighbor, Would you be mine?




"It's a Beautiful Day in This Neighborhood." - Mr. Rogers

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Project Partners

University of Missouri Extension is a valued and trusted educational solution to improve the quality of life in Missouri, the nation and the world.

The Hopeful Neighborhood Project inspires and equips everyday neighbors to pursue the common good right where they live by providing free events and resources at www.hopefulneighborhood.org.

Contact: hope@hopefulneighborhood.org

Project Partners:
University of Missouri Extension
The Hopeful Neighborhood Network

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