This is a listing of upcoming, periodic events of interest to veterans. There are also ongoing events that occur regularly. To submit an event for consideration, email MDVS@vet.state.ma.us.

 

 

2014 Money Conference

Saturday, October 11th, 2014 Where: University of Massachusetts – Boston Campus, The Campus Center – Ballroom, 100 Morrissey Blvd. Boston, MA 02125 
Financial Empowerment for Individuals & Families. Military families/veterans welcome!

 

 

Veteran Stand Down- Boston

Date: August 22nd  7AM-6PM   Where: IBEW, Dorchester MA
ALL Veterans and their families are encouraged to attend this ONE day event. Hosted by the Boston VA and Volunteers of America to assist homeless and at risk Veterans. 
For more information call Gloria Vieira Gloria-Ann.Vieira@va.gov

 

Veterans Upward Bound Summer Orientation

Monday, July 7th to Thursday, July 31st - Veterans Upward Bound summer academic boot camp orientation will begin on July 2nd at UMASS-Boston. The cycle begins on Monday July 7th and will end on Thursday July 31st. Stipends are available. Classes in Oceanography, Math, Writing and Computer skills will meet M, Tu, W, & Thursday from 3:00-7:30pm. For more information, contact our main office at :617-287-5870.

 

Run to Homebase! 

Saturday, July 19th, 2014 - The 2014 Run to Home Base Presented by New Balance - an exciting fundraising event that helps provide much needed services to local veterans returning from Iraq and Afghanistan. Visit www.runtohomebase.org for more info.

Student Veterans Appreciation Day

Date: July 14th      Where: 1 Upland Rd, Norwood MA  
Are you a student veteran? You dont want to miss this great event! Benefit information and more. For more information call Pat Sullivan 781-948-2037.

Boston Veterans Expo

Date: June 25th  10AM-2PM     Where: 339 Dudley St, Roxbury MA
Join the City of Boston for the annual Veterans Expo and Benefits Fair! For more information contact 617-635-3026

 

Worcester Stand Down -Veterans Services & Career Fair

Friday & Saturday, June 20 & 21, 2014 9AM – 4PM (Fri.) 9AM – 12PM (Sat.) Sponsored by the Veterans’ Employment and Training Service – U.S. Department of Labor, Veterans Inc. 

69 Grove St., Worcester, MA

 

Career Fair in Plymouth

Thursday, June 26, 2014 - Career Fair in Plymouth  10AM – 12:30PM 
Presented by the Plymouth Career Center, 36 Cordage Park Circle, Plymouth, MA