Date: Saturday, July 18th 2013 Where: Nantucket, MA
Attention all Veterans! Hero Tri is looking for Veteran Relay Teams!! For more information on these upcoming Triathlon visit: www.herotri.com
Real Financial Literacy Program for Women Veterans/Military Service
Date: June 18-21, 2013 Where: UMass Boston, 100 Morrissey Blvd, Boston MA 02125
This workshop is sponsored by Veterans Upward Bound at UMASS Boston. This is a FREE ten hour program can change a woman’s financial self-sufficiency for the rest of her life.This 10-hour program-- six hours of confidence building and skills necessary to prepare for successful salary negotiation and employment level; one hour of traditional financial literacy in budgeting and money management while unemployed; and three hours of hard skill training in salary determination and negotiation is just what all of us need. Great information!
This is a free 4-part evening series. Limited to the first 35 participants. Sign-up at http://rflpvetwomen.eventbrite.com
5th Annual Women Veterans' Conference
Date: Saturday, June 15th, 2013 9AM-3:30PM Where: UMass Boston (CAMPUS CENTER) 100 Morrissey Blvd, Boston MA 02125
Join the Women Veterans' Network of the Department of Veterans' Services as they host the 5th Annual Women Veterans' Network. Guest Speaker: Kayla Williams, Iraq War Veteran and author of "Love My Rifle More Than You". Over 50 exhibitors, Wellness Room with Massage Therapy, Acupuncture, Reflexology, Free Gift Bags, Free Lunch, Free Parking! You don't want to miss this day and meet other sister veterans! For more information or to register email: email@example.com or call 617-210-5958.
Troops in the Spotlight
Date: 11:30am Sunday, May 26th thru Monday, May 27th Noon. Where: KMART Plaza Route 132 Hyannis, MA.
This is a 24 hour event to honor and support our troops serving in Iraq and Afghanistan, our Veterans, our Wounded Warriors, our Gold Star Heroes and their families. There will be activities and events throughout days. Hosted by Cape Cod Cares for the Troops. For more information visit www.capecod4thetroops.com
Memorial Day Women Veteran Tree Dedication
Date: Saturday, May 25th, 2013 3PM Where: Veterans Park at the intersections of Winter and Central Street. Saugus, MA
Join Creative Programming as they honor Women Veterans: Past Present & Future. For more information on this event contact Chet Stentiford @ 781-520-9821.
Memorial Day Events
Please contact your local Veterans' Service Officer or the City/Town Hall for more information on Memorial Day Ceremonies.
Winchendon: Begins at 9AM. 111 Glenallen St, Winchendon, MA
Agawam: Begins at 1PM. 1390 Main Street, Agawam MA
Student Veteran Appreciation Day
Date: May 11th, 2013 Where: Northeastern University
Everything you need under one roof! Federal/State benefits, GI BIll, Advising, Scholarships, and more!
For more information visit: www.vet-ed.eventbrite.com
Small Town Veterans Expo- FREE
Date: May 10-11, 2013 Noon-Dusk Where: Cummington Fairgrounds, Cummington, MA
Join us for the FIRST Western Mass Expo! Returning Veterans, Spouses, Families and Veterans of ALL generations WELCOME!
Attractions and service providers include: military vehicle displays, healthcare providers, housing assistance, home loans, employment assistance, continuing education, VA Central Western Healthcare System, Local VSO and DVS reps, Holyoke Soldiers Home, Entertainment & Refreshments* VETERANS: Bring copy of you DD214.
Hiring Our Heroes: Greater Boston Veterans Job Fair
Date: Wednesday, May 15th, 2013 11:00AM-2:00PM Where: Suffolk University Law School, 120 Tremont St, Boston MA 02108
Local area employers and resources with opportunities available that will be at Suffolk University include: UMass Boston, Nestle USA, ISA Security, Lincoln Tech, Fenway Health, City of Boston, BMC, Boston Fire Department, Northeastern Univ, Cambridge College, Verizon Wireless, Comcast, Veteran Administration, Harvard Univ, WBZ, and more!! Please come dressed appropriately, bring multiple copies of your resume, research listed companies to learn about their opportunities and how they relate to your experience. OPEN TO ALL VETERANS, FAMILY & FRIENDS. For more information visit www.jobnetboston.org or call 617-338-0809. Space is limited so please arrive early!
Veterans & Community Benefits and Job Fair
Date: Tues, May 7th, 2013 2:00PM-5:00PM Where: North Shore Community (GYM) 300 Broad St., Lynn MA
The North Shore Career Center in partnership with North Shore Community College and Salem State University is proud to host a veteran & community benefits and job fair. This event will be open to veterans only from 2-3:00pm
And will be open to the general public from 3-5:00pm. For more information call Vincent Macone at 978-762-4000 ext. 4178 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
MST [Military Sexual Trauma] Free Veterans Retreat
Date: April 12th-14th, 2013
A weekend retreat in a safe and supportive environment for male and female veterans to gain trust and knowledge about PTSD and gender sexual assault myths. Enjoy workshops , holistic serves, wonderful meals and multiple leisure activities while connecting with self, one another and nature. This retreat is complimentary to all Veterans, Active Duty, and National Guard/Reservists. To register or for more information visit www.projectnewhopema.org Deadline to register is March 31st. Spaces are limited.