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Diversity & Inclusion Important Dates

January
  • Martin Luther King Jr. Day (third Monday in January)
  • World Religion Day (third Sunday in January)
February
  • Black History Month
March
  • Cesar Chavez Day = March 31
  • Ethnic Equality Month
  • Gender Equality Month
  • National Women’s History Month 
April
  • Celebrate Diversity Month
  • National Day of Silence (LGBTQIAA+) (second Friday in April)
May
  • Global Accessibility Awareness Day (third Thursday in May)
  • National Asian America, South Asian American, and South Pacific Islander Heritage Month
June
  • LGBTQIAA+ Pride Month
July
  • ADA Awareness Day = July 26
  • Disability Pride Month
August
  • Women Equality Day = August 26
September
  • Hispanic Heritage Month = September 15 – October 15
October
  • LGBTQ History Month
  • National Coming Out Day = October 11
  • National Disability Employment Awareness Month
  • Native American Day (second Monday in October – South Dakota)
November
  • National Native American, American Indian and Alaskan Native Heritage Month
December
  • International Day of Persons with Disabilities = December 3
  • International Human Rights Day = December 10