Tagged: Veterans of Foreign Wars

Veterans Appreciation Day Set For August 20th

The VFW Post 1989, Veterans Affairs Office and the Register & Recorders Office will again sponsor Veterans Appreciation Day on Aug. 20 from 1 to 4 p.m. There will be a presentation of colors, informational booths, remarks from veterans, local entertainers, food, fun, and games. All veterans, spouses and children are invited. Anyone wishing to donate prizes or baskets for… Read more

Progressive® Gives Away 117 Refurbished Vehicles to Deserving Military Members

Insurer Honors Veterans Day with 57 Events Countrywide in Partnership with the National Auto Body Council, Veteran Organizations and Business Partners MAYFIELD VILLAGE, Ohio–(BUSINESS WIRE)– This Veterans Day, more than 100 veterans and their families will be getting the keys to newly refurbished vehicles as part of The Progressive Group of Insurance Companies’ annual Keys to Progress® program. In partnership… Read more

VFW to Host First Ever Live Town Hall Meeting on Facebook

Student veterans nationwide are encouraged to participate The VFW is hosting its first-ever Facebook town hall meeting to discuss VA education benefits, how the VFW is fighting for education on Capitol Hill and the VFW’s new scholarship program for veterans. The town hall will take place Jan. 16, at 3:00 p.m. (CST). Representatives from the VFW’s “1 Student Veteran” program… Read more

Veteran’s Day Project Aims to Recite Names of All Fallen Soldiers Since the Revolutionary War

Veteran’s Day Event to Honor ALL Fallen Soldiers A group of United States Marines have set their minds to undertaking an ambitious Veteran’s Day project . . . they are recruiting veterans from around the country to read the names of every fallen soldier from the Revolutionary War to the present.  Not just those from Afghanistan; not just those from… Read more

Veteran’s Day Project Aims to Recite Names of All Fallen Soldiers Since the Revolutionary War

Veteran’s Day Event to Honor ALL Fallen Soldiers A group of United States Marines have set their minds to undertaking an ambitious Veteran’s Day project . . . they are recruiting veterans from around the country to read the names of every fallen soldier from the Revolutionary War to the present.  Not just those from Afghanistan; not just those from… Read more
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100,000 Jobs Mission in Chicago Seeks Military Veterans

100,000 Jobs Mission in Chicago Seeks Veterans IDES and IDVA Partner to Put Veterans to Work Pre-Registration is Encouraged for Best Service, Results CHICAGO – With a goal of hiring at least 100,000 Veterans by 2020, a coalition of more than 60 companies, government agencies and Veteran groups will be hosting a huge hiring event in Chicago July 12 for… Read more
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Veterans for Veterans AmericA Inc; eliminating veteran homelessness

VeteranOwnedBusiness.com is proud to welcome Veterans for Veterans AmericA, Inc. of Morrow, Georgia (Clayton County GA) to the Veteran Owned Business Directory Nonprofit Section. Veterans for Veterans AmericA, Inc. Details: “ Our Vision Veterans for Veterans AmericA, Inc., is a not-for-profit organization that was founded in November 2008 and provides transitional housing and access to support services for homeless Veterans from a… Read more