NIH Diversity Calendar - May 2019

May: Asian Pacific American Heritage Month & Jewish American Heritage Month

  • 1st
    Yom Hashoah (Jewish) (May 1 - 2)
  • 3rd
    World Press Freedom Day
  • 5th
    Cinco de Mayo
  • 6th
    Ramadan (May 6 - June 4)
  • 8th
    Yom HaAtzmaut (Jewish) (May 8 - 9)
  • 12th
    Mother’s Day
  • 19th
    Visakha Puja/ Vesak/ Buddha Day
  • 21st
    World Day for Cultural Diversity
  • 22nd
    Lag B’Omer (Jewish) (May 22 - 23)
  • 23rd
    Declaration of the Bab (Baha’i) (May 23 - 24)
  • 25th
    National Missing Children’s Day
  • 27th
    Memorial Day
  • 29th
    Ascension of Baha’U’llah (Baha’i)
  • 30th
    Ascension Day