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September 2016

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.

Suicide Prevention Month

National Preparedness Month

August 31-September 1
Eid al-Adha (Islamic)

September 4
Labor Day

September 10
Grandparents’ Day

September 11
Patriot Day

September 15-October 15
National Hispanic Heritage Month

September 17
Constitution Day/Citizenship Day

September 18-20
African American Federal Executive Association (AAFEA) Annual Training Conference
http://www.aafea.org

September 20-22
Rosh Hashanah (Jewish)

September 20-22
League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC) Federal Training Institute Partnership
http://www.lulac.org

September 21
World Peace Day

September 21-22
Hijri New Year (Islamic)

September 29-30
Yom Kippur (Jewish)

September 30
Vijayadashami/Dussehra/Dasara/Dashain (Hindu)

September 30
Ashura (Islamic)