Category: Military Veterans Events

Events specifically for military veterans including events about benefits, national conferences and more.

National Korean War Veterans Armistice Day (July 27, 2018)

Presidential Proclamation on the Anniversary of National Korean War Armistice Day, 2018 This year marks the 65th anniversary of the signing of the armistice that ended the fighting of the Korean War.  For 3 brutal years, our Armed Forces and allies fought valiantly to stop the spread of communism and defend freedom on the Korean Peninsula.  On National Korean War Veterans… Read more
Armed Forces Day

Armed Forces Day May 19th, 2018

On August 31, 1949, Secretary of Defense Louis Johnson announced the creation of an Armed Forces Day to replace separate Army, Navy and Air Force Days. The single-day celebration stemmed from the unification of the Armed Forces under one department — the Department of Defense. Each of the military leagues and orders was asked to drop sponsorship of its specific service day in order… Read more
National Poppy Day® Contest For Veteran Owned Businesses

National Poppy Day® Contest For Veteran Owned Businesses

Join The American Legion in support of National Poppy Day® and enter the 2018 Veteranpreneur Contest. Veterans, active duty military and their spouses are eligible to enter. See link below to complete the online entry form and send in your poppy-themed product for consideration to be sold in the 2019 Poppy Shop through The American Legion’s Emblem Sales. Think small.… Read more
Facebook Cybersecurity University For Veterans

Facebook Cybersecurity University For Veterans

Facebook VetWorking has teamed up with CodePath to teach veterans who are currently students or experienced professionals with some CS/IT background or has a CS degree, the fundamentals of Cybersecurity. There will be hands-on challenges of: XSS (Cross-Site Scripting), CSRF (Cross-Site Request Forgery), SQLI (SQL Injection), CTF (Capture The Flag) competition, and more! There is no cost to enroll in… Read more
Semper Fi! Happy 242nd Birthday United States Marine Corps!

Semper Fi! Happy 242nd Birthday United States Marine Corps!

We say a special “thank you” to our brothers and sisters who have and continue to serve in the United States Marine Corps Thank you for your service! View businesses owned by Marine Corps veterans View United States Marine Corps (USMC) History View United States Marine Corps Quotes A Tribute To The USMC The United States Marine Corps (USMC) is a branch… Read more
Veterans Day 2017

Veterans Day 2017 Events; Other Events Held For Veterans and Military Families Month

Today the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs announced several key activities this week in connection with President Trump’s proclamation of November as Veterans and Military Families month. “Veterans Day has a special place in the lives not only of our Veterans, but for all citizens as we pay tribute to the service of those past and present who have contributed… Read more