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August 2020

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 1
Lammas (Wicca)

August 3
Raksha Bandhan (Hinduism)

August 9
International Day of the World’s Indigenous People

August 11
Krishna Janmashtami (Hinduism)

August 15
Assumption of the Virgin Mary (Christianity)

August 19-20
Hijri New Year (Islam)

August 24-27
Blacks in Government, Inc. (BIG)
Annual National Training Institute

Tampa, FL

August 26
Women’s Equality Day

August 28-29
Ashura (Islam)

August 31-September 3
National Image, Inc.
Annual National Training Program

Tampa, FL