Tagged: Florida

(FREE program for Veterans) The Veterans Florida Entrepreneurship Program

Attention Veterans:  Florida Gulf Coast University’s Institute for Entrepreneurship is facilitating a FREE program for Veterans in conjunction with four other Florida Universities called Veterans Florida Entrepreneurship Program. The three-phase program is funded by the governor, and will enable veterans to start their own businesses in Southwest Florida with the help of FGCU faculty and mentors from within the local… Read more

VITAS Proudly Presents The 2nd Annual Seniors and Veterans Health Fair

Attention Brevard County, Florida Seniors & Veterans: Event: Seniors and Veterans Health Fair  Event Date: Friday March 13, 2015 Time: 11 am to 3 pm Location: Eau Gallie  Civic Center Address: 1551 Highland Ave, Melbourne, Florida 32935  For more information: (321) 773-1454 *FREE Admission *FREE food Samples by local Restaurants *FREE Health Screening *Door Prizes & Goody Bags* *Great Presentations & Give… Read more

Hiring Our Heroes Central Florida (Melbourne) Job Fair – November 20th, 2013

Attention Florida Job Seekers: This hiring event is being conducted by The U.S  Chamber of Commerce Foundation,  Melbourne Regional Chamber of East Central Florida, Department of Labor Veterans Employment and Training Service (DoL VETS), The Florida Committee of Employer  Support of the Guard and Reserves (ESGR), The U.S Department of Veterans Affairs, The American Legion, FL DEO, NBC News and… Read more

Central Florida Veteran Resource Breakfast July 9th Featuring FDVA’s Col. Mike Prendergast

————————————————– This Veteran Owned Business Event Public Service Announcement (PSA) was brought to you by Veteran Owned Business. Veteran Owned Business is in no way affiliated with the above organization(s). We do not in any way endorse the above business/organization or guarantee any offers made above.  VeteranOwnedBusiness.com and the Veteran Owned Business Directory are simply providing information we feel is… Read more

Central Florida Veteran and Military Virtual Job Fair

Central Florida June 17-21 Veterans and Military Community Virtual Job Fair Participation is open to Veterans, Transitioning Military, Military Dependents, and Civilian or Contractor Employees who have been, or will be laid off due to DOD Budget Cuts. Employers, Take Advantage of Virtual Job Fair! Advantages for your Business: Basic exhibitor booth at no cost, unlimited job postings, review applicant resumes… Read more

On June 1st 2013 Veterans Aide Foundation is Having Their First Annual Heroes of Service Golf Outing

Tournament  Information On June 1st 2013 Veterans Aide Foundation will be having Their First  Annual Heroes Service Golf Outing Check in is at 11:00 am / Shotgun start at 1:00 pm  Entry Fee:  For Singles: $150.00 * For  Foursome:$500.00 ( Includes Green Fees,Cart,Dinner & more) * Golf Club Rental: $30.00 Process: Credit Payment on VAF‘s secure site at   Veterans Aide… Read more

Florida Ranks 3rd For Most Businesses Owned By Military Veterans But 39th In Percentages

According to a report, from the U.S. Small Business Administration’s Office of Advocacy, the Sunshine State has 176,727 veteran owned businesses with revenue of $61.9 billion.  Nationally, veterans own 2.45 million businesses and employ about six million workers. This accounts for about 9 percent of America’s total businesses. California and Texas surpassed Florida as the states with the most veteran-owned businesses. … Read more