Vans, a brand of VF Corp., has announced the launch of Vans Checkerboard Day, an annual event to rally communities around the idea of fueling creativity. On the inaugural Vans Checkerboard Day, which will be held on Nov. 21, Vans will donate $1 million from global sales at the brand's owned retail locations and to, powered by Two Bit Circus Foundation. Up to that date, fans will have the opportunity to participate in global Checkerboard Day activations and events connecting local communities through personal experiences.