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Victra is committed to creating an inclusive culture of diverse team members at all levels of our organization. We are excited to continue to build our culture of diversity, equity and inclusion through education, engagement, and transparency. There are many different components to this commitment. In alignment with our values, we want to not only recognize, but celebrate, the many different facets of VNation’s diversity.

We encourage anyone that hasn’t explored our site to do so and submit your feedback and suggestions, access our existing resources, and join one of our employee resource groups. DE&I is essential in our culture here at Victra and we would love for you to be part of that.

Being part of our ERGs, you will gain access to exclusive events, awareness and education, as well as being able to contribute to company DE&I initiatives and connect and collaborate with people in all areas and levels of the organization. We look forward to connecting with you!

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Blog Posts


Asian American, Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander Heritage Month
May 2022 Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians, and Pacific Islanders have a rich heritage thousands of years old and have both shaped the history of the United States and had their lives dramatically influenced by moments in its history. Asian American, Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islander Heritage Month …
Mental Health Awareness Month
May 2022 An individual’s mental health, how one thinks, feels and acts, can change over time due to factors like workload, stress and work-life balance. With 1 in 5 American adults experiencing mental illness each year, it is apparent that mental health matters. May is Mental Health …
Lesbian Visibility Day
April 26, 2022 Lesbian Visibility Day (LVD) occurs every year on April 26, created to celebrate, recognize, and bring visibility to lesbian identified members of the LGBTQIA+ community. It’s about honoring and elevating this unique community of people who are historically overlooked and dismissed by way of …
Passover
Passover, or Pesach in Hebrew, is one of the Jewish religion’s most sacred and widely observed holidays. In Judaism, Passover commemorates the story of the Israelites’ departure from ancient Egypt, which appears in the Hebrew Bible’s books of Exodus, Numbers and Deuteronomy, among other texts. Jews observe …
International Asexuality Day
April 6, 2022 International Asexuality Day (IAD) is celebrated annually on April 6. It was first established in 2021 as a worldwide awareness campaign focused on recognizing the full asexual spectrum. This includes asexual, greysexual, demisexual and all other ace identities. The campaign is also geared towards …
Stress Awareness Month
April 2022 Stress Awareness Month has been recognized every April since 1992. Learning to cope with our stress and finding healthy ways to deal with these situations can go a long way in living a healthy and positive life. After all, stress can impact many aspects of …
Arab American Heritage Month
April 2022 Celebrating the rich and diverse culture and contributions of the diverse population of Arab Americans, National Arab American Heritage Month has been observed during the month of April since 2017. Here at Victra, our People of Color United [POCU] ERG is excited to celebrate and …
Autism Acceptance Month
April 2022 Autism Acceptance Month (previously Autism Awareness Month) aims to celebrate and promote acceptance for the condition that occurs in one in every 54 children as of 2020 in the United States. Autism, a complex developmental condition affecting the patient’s ability to interact, communicate, and progress, …
International Transgender Day of Visibility
March 31, 2022 International Transgender Day of Visibility (also called TDOV, Transgender Day of Visibility) is an annual event occurring on March 31 dedicated to celebrating transgender people and raising awareness of discrimination faced by transgender people worldwide, as well as a celebration of their contributions to …
International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
The United Nations’ (UN) International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination is observed with a series of events and activities worldwide on March 21 each year. The day aims to remind people of racial discrimination’s negative consequences. It also encourages people to remember their obligation and …
Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month
National Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month is observed in March in the U.S. This class of disabilities can refer to impairments in learning and behavior and impairments in physical and/or intellectual functioning. The campaign seeks to raise awareness about including people with developmental disabilities in all facets of …
Tuskegee Airmen
The fourth Thursday in March of each year is designated as Tuskegee Airmen Commemoration Day. Tuskegee Airmen Commemoration Day honors the more than 15,000 men and women involved in the 'Tuskegee Experience', during which the Army Air Corps trained African Americans to fly and maintain combat aircraft. …
Women’s History Month
Women’s History Month is a celebration of women’s contributions to history, culture and society and has been observed annually in the month of March in the United States since 1987. Women’s History Month 2022 will take place from Tuesday, March 1-Thursday, March 31, 2022. American women’s history …
Aromantic Spectrum Awareness Week
February 20th – 26th, 2022 Aromantic Spectrum Awareness Week (ASAW) is an annual, international event meant to spread awareness and acceptance of aromantic spectrum identities and the issues they face, as well as making more people aware of their existence while celebrating it. ASAW generally occurs the …
Throwdown Thursday: Cheese Enchiladas
This recipe was submitted by one of our board members of POCU, Roberto Gomez. I’m the oldest of 4 siblings. Ranging from 28 to 11 years old. The youngest being born a few months before I graduated high school. (joke is my mom felt the need to …
Wisdom Wednesday: Civil Rights Movement Timeline
The Civil Rights Movement was an organized effort by Black Americans to end racial discrimination and gain equal rights under the law. It began in the late 1940s and ended in the late 1960s. Although tumultuous at times, the movement was mostly nonviolent and resulted in laws …
HBCU-esday: Greek Life
Greek life is a defining feature of Historically Black Colleges & Universities (HBCUs) and Black culture on campus. Historically Black fraternities and sororities were established at HBCUs to offer Black students the opportunity to cultivate friendships and meaningful relationships, celebrate and honor Black culture, and contribute to …
Throwdown Thursday: Jollof Rice
Jollof rice is one of the most common West African dishes eaten in the regions of Nigeria, Ghana, Togo, Senegal, Gambia, Mali, Sierra Leone, Ivory Coast, Cameroun, Liberia, Dominica Republic, Puerto Rico, and Cuba. However, each of these countries has their own variation of this meal. It …
Wisdom Wednesday: The African Burial Ground
A Sacred Space in Manhattan The African Burial Ground became a National Historic Landmark in 1993. National Historic Landmarks are nationally significant historic places designated by the Secretary of the Interior because they possess exceptional value or quality in illustrating or interpreting the heritage of the United …
HBCU-esday: Bands
When talking about HBCUs one thing that can not be ignored is the bands! As popularized by the movie Drumline, in most cases at HBCUs, the bands are just as and even more of an attraction that the actual games themselves.  HBCU bands have always played a …

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Women’s Empowerment at Victra [WE@V]

People of Color United [POCU]

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