The Armed Services Arts Partnership (ASAP), in partnership with Unified Scene Theater and Dog Tag Inc., are excited to host an improv show featuring performers from the veteran/military community. If you are a veteran, service member, military family member, and/or caregiver interested in performing, please complete this form. This is an opportunity for improv enthusiasts to showcase their talents and deliver an awesome performance! Thursday, August 16 at Dog Tag Bakery in DC. Tickets $10 online and $15 at the door.
Do you want to be able to support caregivers in a robust, in person or virtual environment with new skills and techniques to add to their caregiving journey? Join us for our virtual Blue Star Cares Train the Trainer Sessions!
Veterans from all eras and active duty are invited to Mission BBQ in Ellicott City for a meet up style event. Enjoy delicious BBQ and great company in a private dining room while meeting current and former service members throughout the area. August 14th @ 6:30pm. You'll also have a chance to learn about various organizations and resources that do great work in the area.
This year's Martinsburg VA Medial Center Mental Health Summit will take place in Shepherdstown, WV on Tuesday, August 21 from 8:30am - 3:30pm. This is a free event and open to the public. RSVP required. There is also table space available to organizations who would like to display program information at the event.
AbleVets is hosting a Suit Drive to support Veterans and military spouses during their transition to the civilian workforce. Now through July 20, we are collecting gently used professional clothing to be collected at various locations in Northern Virginia and the National Capital Region.
Melwood Veteran Services will be holding a FREE picnic lunch honoring veterans and their families on Saturday, July 7 at Nottingham Land Farm. Along with a picnic lunch there will also be horse rides, hay rides, face painting and a scavenger hunt - all for FREE for veterans and their families.
Volunteer opportunities available at Armed Services Arts Partnership who helps veterans, service members and military families reintegrate into their communities through the arts.
Virginia Department of Veteran Services Virginia Veteran and Support will be starting a Veteran Spousal Support Group every 4th Tuesday of the Month Beginning July 24, 2018 from 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm at Fairfax DVS Office (9990 Fairfax Blvd, Suite 120, Fairfax, VA 22030). Spousal Support Groups are facilitated by veteran family members and are designed to address the needs of veteran spouses and caregivers by providing a relaxed and confidential environment to share post-military and transition experiences with other spouses.
DCA Honor Flight is seeking Volunteer Guardians. Interested in becoming a Guardian? Formal training is required. Next training session will be Tuesday, July 17 at 6:30 pm at Shirlington library in Arlington, VA.
The Northern Virginia Chamber’s Distinguished Service Awards will be held on Thursday, July 18, 11:30am – 1:30 pm at the Hilton McLean Tysons Corner! It is a fantastic event celebrating Veterans, Businesses & Leaders in Greater Washington for their service to veterans in the Greater Washington business community.