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August 2019

ODI maintains an online database of diversity-related observances and events for your outreach efforts.  This database links to external information on the Internet.  VA is not responsible for the content or privacy policies of these Web sites, and linking to these sites does not constitute endorsement by VA of the sites' sponsors or the information, products, or services they provide.

August 1
Lughnasadh (Gaelic)

August 5-8
Blacks in Government, Inc. (BIG) Annual National Training Institute
Dallas, TX

August 9
International Day of the World’s Indigenous People

August 10-11
Tisha B’Av (Jewish)

August 10-11
Eid al-Adha (Islamic)

August 15
Assumption of the Virgin Mary

August 15
Raksha Bandhan (Hindu)

August 24
Krishna Janmashtami (Hindu)

August 26
Women’s Equality Day

August 30-31
Hijri New Year (Islamic)