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VA Summer Sports Clinic: Registration Now Open
Would your current rehabilitation benefit from the value of adaptive summer sports? Join the National Veterans Summer Sports Clinic in San Diego, June 4-9, 2023. Registration is open now through Feb. 10. Spots are limited.
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Western Virtual Career Fair for Veterans – Jan 24
G.I. Jobs Virtual Job Fair – Jan 25
Virtual Hiring Fair: Health Care – Jan 25
San Antonio Veterans Job Fair – Jan 26
Small Business Administration Hour with Veterans – Jan 20
Veteran Financial Literacy Workshop – Jan 20
Veteran & MilSpouse Resume Workshop – Jan 20
Online Fitness Workshop for Military Veterans – Jan 21
"Stress Solutions" - Red Cross Service to the Armed Forces – Jan 22
Pre-Need and Burial Eligibility – Jan 25
Interagency Veterans Advisory Council Quarterly Meeting – Jan 25
Crop Insurance 101 – Jan 26
15% Off Dell - Offer Ends Soon
For a limited time, Veterans are eligible for 15% off all eligible Dell products. Click the link below to verify your military status, activate your discount code and start saving (exclusions may apply). Don't delay, this offer ends tomorrow!
Launch Your Leadership Journey. Apply by Jan 20 for the next cohort of the Policy Circle's Civic Leadership Engagement Roadmap (CLER) program.
Searching for a Veteran Podcast? Find it on Wreaths Across America Radio
Wreaths Across America Radio (WAA Radio) is a 24/7 national internet radio station that airs podcasts and radio shows aimed at educating and entertaining Veterans. WAA Radio is also available on the iHeartRadio, Audacy and TuneIn apps.
Enter the Untold Story Challenge for Chance to Win $5K Grand Prize
Are you (or do you know) a military or Veteran child who is interested in sharing their story through writing, drawing, film, photography or any creative practice? Encourage them to enter the Untold Story Challenge, which seeks to shine a light on America's military kids and youth.
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Learn how this Veteran found camaraderie and understanding, which helped her to heal decades after trauma.
Expanding Community Connection for Veterans with Blue Star Families
Blue Star Families (BSF) connects military families with their civilian neighbors–both people and organizations–to create strong communities of support. Read how BSF helped one Army retiree connect with his community after 30 years of active duty service.
Free, Online Bystander Intervention Training for Veterans
Bystander Intervention Training for Veterans is free, online and requires no registration. The training can help Veterans learn to recognize and respond to harassment and sexual assault, and contribute to a healthy, safe environment where everyone is treated with dignity and respect.
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Win $100 Gift Card by Answering the Following Question:
What's the funniest thing you've seen at a military ball?
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Service Center Operator, Greater Charleston, SC
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Showroom Sales Associate, Dothan, AL
Field Service Engineer, Remote- NE Region
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Carhartt 25% off for military and Veterans.
Vet Tix Free tickets to various events for active military, Veterans and immediate family members of troops killed in action.
Sunglass Hut 15% off discount.
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- #Live Whole Health #154″ Aspirations instead of resolutions
- No Barriers Warriors seeks Veterans with disabilities for 2023 backcountry expeditions
- Veterans: Let's talk about guns and suicide
- Veteran manages diabetes with lifestyle changes
- Stalag 9B: A survivor's story
- Don't let your job search freeze this winter—apply to work at VA
- VA studies employment gaps among post-9/11 women Veterans
- Iraq Army Veteran's connection to horses helps her heal
- VA nurse awarded Distinguished Flying Cross
- VA collaborates to improve safety of power wheelchair users
- Gulf Coast VA hosts 3D printing workshop
- Best of 2022: Top Veteran Resources of the Year
- Mission: Taking charge of your life and health
- Tap your talents as a military spouse with a career serving Veterans
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Monday, January 23, 2023
Expanding Community Connection for Veterans with Blue Star Families
Posted by District 17 at 12:18 PM