VBA and the American Bankers Association are joining together to launch their first-ever virtual Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Summit for bankers nationwide. This event is an important part of continuing a meaningful dialogue on fostering positive change in the industry. Sponsored by ABA associate member Ncontracts®, the value-packed program will help bankers cultivate a network of peers to share DEI leading practices and explore new opportunities and initiatives for their own institutions. The goal? To equip bankers all over the country with tools to mitigate systemic biases and foster greater inclusion for those disadvantaged by age, race, disability, sexual orientation, gender or other identity factors.
The third Tuesday in March was declared Bank Day in Virginia by
the Virginia General Assembly in 1991. On this day, Virginia high
school seniors spend a day in banks across the Commonwealth
shadowing a banker in their daily duties. The purpose of this
experience is for the students to learn about banking, financial
services, and the vital role banks play in their