Like most commemorative months, Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month originated in the U.S. with Congress. President Jimmy Carter signed Asian/Pacific American Heritage Week into law in 1978. The observance was expanded to a month in 1990.
This Women’s History Month and International Women’s Day, it’s important to not only highlight women’s contributions throughout history, but to also highlight programs and resources designed to break the biases that contribute to women’s continued underrepresentation on higher rungs of the corporate ladder.
T. Rowe Price believes that a workforce with diverse experiences and backgrounds ultimately yields the best result for our clients. With that in mind, the firm launched VALOR, an associate-led business resource group (BRG) that honors the contributions, strengths, and experiences of veterans and their families.