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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

September TBD
African American Federal Executive Association (AAFEA) Annual Training Workshop

September TBD
Gay and Lesbian Medical Association (GLMA) Annual Conference on LGBT Health

September TBD
FEDs/FEDQ New Perspectives National Annual Training Program

September 1-5
Eid al-Adha (Islamic)

September 4
Labor Day

September 10
Grandparents’ Day

September 11
Patriot Day

September 29-30
Yom Kippur (Jewish)

September 15-October 15
National Hispanic Heritage Month

September 17
Constitution Day/Citizenship Day

September 20-22
Rosh Hashanah (Jewish)

September 21
World Peace Day

September 21-22
Hijri New Year (Islamic)

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

September 30
Ashura (Islamic)