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Veteran Owned Businesses By State and Territory

See a list of Veteran Owned Businesses in each state: Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South… Read more
United States Army

6/14/18 Marks The Army’s 243rd Birthday – Army History

View a list of businesses owned by past and present Army personnel View a list of famous quotes about the United States Army View a detailed history of the United States Army including a list of conflicts Two hundred forty one years ago, our nation’s leaders established the Continental Army, beginning a rich heritage of successfully defending this great country… Read more

Americans Celebrate Flag Day Today; Read A Detailed History of National Flag Week and Flag Day

On June 14, 1777, the Continental Congress approved the design of a national flag. Since 1916, when President Woodrow Wilson issued a presidential proclamation establishing a national Flag Day on June 14, Americans have commemorated the adoption of the Stars and Stripes by celebrating June 14 as Flag Day. Prior to 1916, many localities and a few states had been celebrating the day for years. Congressional… Read more

National PTSD Awareness Day – June 27, 2018

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Resources Post-Traumatic Stress Injury (PTSI) PTSD Awareness Day 2018 – Click here to see our PTSD/TBI Resource List June 27, 2018 marks PTSD Awareness Day. Today’s National Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Awareness Day observance reflects how PTSD became known as an “invisible wound of war” during more than a decade of combat, a Defense Health Agency official… Read more

Veteran Owned Business Project Member QR Codes Are Now Available

Attention Veteran Owned Business (VOB) Members: We are happy to repost the announcement about custom VOB Member QR (Quick Response) Codes for use by members and supporters. To access your business’ VOB Profile QR Code, simply log in to your VOB profile.  To login: look for  the “myVOB Login” link in the top menu or visit: https://www.veteranownedbusiness.com/myvob. Once logged in,… Read more

Residential Construction, Repair and Improvement Veteran Owned Businesses

Here’s our list of 1,000s of Residential Construction, Repair and Improvement businesses owned by veterans, active duty military, reservists and military/veteran spouses.  Is your business not listed? Look for the red sign up button and join 23,000 nationwide members and nearly 300,000 supporters: http://www.VeteranOwnedBusiness.com. Residential Appliance Repair Services Residential Awning Services Residential Basement and Foundation Companies Residential Bathroom Renovations Services… Read more