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Newsletter | Fall 2021 | South Central MIRECC

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Calendar of Events October-December 2021

Here’s this quarter’s diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) calendar of events for VA-recognized holidays and months.


  • National Hispanic Heritage Month (Sept. 15-Oct. 15)
  • National Disability Employment Month
  • National Spina Bifida Awareness Month
  • LGBT History Month
  • 10/1 National Diversity Day
  • 10/11 National Coming Out Day
  • 10/11 Indigenous People’s Day
  • 10/15 White Cane Day


  • National Family Caregivers Month
  • National Native-American Heritage Month
  • Transgender Awareness Month
  • 11/11 Veterans Day
  • 11/18 National Rural Health Day
  • 11/20 Transgender Day of Remembrance
  • 11/26 Native American Heritage Day


  • 12/3 International Day of Persons with Disabilities
  • 12/10 Human Rights Day
  • 12/10-17 Human Rights Week

Last updated: October 25, 2021