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October is Manufacturing Month in Illinois — October 7th is Manufacturing Day nationwide

Prepare now with help from the National Association of Manufacturers


Promotions about MFG Day may lead to questions from your members about the event. MFG Day partners have provided all the resources you and your members need to amplify the individual voice of a single manufacturer together with thousands of manufacturers across the country to highlight our industry, the products we make, and the jobs we provide. You can find these materials in the resource library on the MFG Day website.

Whether you are being asked for background information on MFG Day, what kind of event a member should host or if there are videos or graphics available for use, you will find everything you need in the resource library of the MFG Day website.

If you are looking for something that is not posted, let us know; we are here to help!

Additional Resources Available to Make Planning a MFG Day Event Easy

Host Toolkit – Your complete guide to planning a successful MFG Day event;

Plant Tour Guide – a step-by-step guide to showcasing a manufacturing facility;

Sharing Your Story – How to share a memorable story within local communities;

Social Media Playbook – A how to in promoting MFG Day through social media; and

MFG Day Logos, Banners and Marketing Material.

And don’t forget to show your support of MFG Day by signing up as an official MFG Day Endorser! It is quick, easy and free! Just sign-up and promote MFG Day and your organization will be listed as an official MFG Day Endorser.

For More Information, contact Christopher D. Glen, Director, Public Affairs and Grassroots Advocacy,, 202-637-3121.