Whole Grains Month is celebrated every September. Check back in 2018 to learn more about our Whole Grains Month 2018 plans. In the meantime, we invite you to learn more about how we’ve celebrated Whole Grains Month over the years.


Our 2017 Whole Grains Month celebration was Good Grains for a Good Cause. Participants nominated their favorite charity to win cases and cases of whole grain foods. In the end, folks nominated 177 charities across 41 states and territories, and 21 companies pledged a total 125 cases of whole grain foods. Read about the winning organization here.

2011-2017 Celebrations

For details on our various Whole Grains Month celebrations, see here

Share #WholeGrainsMonth on Social Media

Tell us how you’re celebrating! Use the #WholeGrainsMonth hashtag and tag the Oldways Whole Grains Council on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram. If you’re using products with the Stamp, share your photos and tag them with #showustheStamp!


Includes downloadable, social media-friendly graphics, sample Tweets and sample social media posts.


Resources to Help You Celebrate Whole Grains Month

Lead a Whole Grain Grocery Store Tour

Available in English and Spanish

Pass out our handouts

Handouts cover a range of topics, including understanding whole grains, whole grain cooking tips, health benefits, and much more. Some available in Spanish