Community

  • Free Frederick Keys Tickets for Veterans!

    The Coalition to Salute America’s Heroes and the Frederick Keys honor our veterans at a special game on July 3rd at 7pm. Free tickets for Veterans.

  • Vet-Working – June 20

    The Veterans Committee of The Greater Springfield Chamber of Commerce and The Veterans Business Outreach Center (VBOC) invite you to join their June Vet-Working Event created especially for the veteran and military entrepreneur community, and veterans in the workplace. Will be held on Tuesday, June 20 from 7:30 am – 9 am at 6564 Loisdale Court, Suite 600 in Springfield, VA. Vet-working is a breakfast networking opportunity hosted by the Greater Springfield Chamber of Commerce’s veterans committee. In addition to networking they’ll have a brief presentation from Insperity. Through its HR outreach services Insperity helps businesses succeed by taking care of the things that could be distracting from the bigger picture. Come for the networking. Enjoy some breakfast. Learn from the speaker.

  • The Soldier’s Journey – Heroes Voices National Poetry Contest Reading – June 7

    The Hylton Performing Arts Center is excited to announce a special event happening in the Gregory Family Theater on Wednesday, June 7 at 7:30 p.m. Join them for The Soldier’s Journey, an evening of music and poetry exploring a variety of perspectives on war, peace, and the soldier’s experience.*

  • Arcadia Mania – Volunteer Opportunity with Mission Continues – June 3

    Mobilize with DC 5th Platoon as we reinforce the farming infrastructure at Arcadia Center for Sustainable Food and Agriculture near Mount Vernon in Alexandria, VA on June 3 from 9:30 am- 3:30 pm. Fun opportunity to volunteer for the entire family!

  • Volunteers Needed for National Memorial Day Parade

    The American Veteran center is looking for additional volunteers for the annual National Memorial Day Parade in Washington DC on May 29th. If you haven’t made plans, grab family and friends to join our American Legion Auxiliary Unit in serving for this amazing event.

  • Loudoun Habitat for Humanity Home Repair Program

    Loudoun Habitat for Humanity’s Home Repair Program covers tasks such as: exterior painting, shell material repairs, landscaping, building or repairing ramps or sheds, building or repairing a porch or deck, gutter repair and cleaning, sidewalk repair, other external cleanup, weatherization, and critical home repair. See more details for eligibility requirements.

  • Memorial Day Observances in Montgomery County

    A list of a few of the Memorial Day events in Rockville and Gaithersburg, MD.

  • George C Marshall High School – Field of Honor – May 26-29

    On May 26-29th, George C. Marshall High School’s Class of 2019 will celebrate the Memorial Day holiday by creating a Field of Honor in front of the high school along Route 7.

    We invite you to support the Field of Honor and the class of 2019 by sponsoring a flag (s) to honor the men and women who have died while serving in the U.S. military or to recognize the service of a veteran or an active duty service member.

    For each flag sold, GCM will make a donation to ServingTogether and can send an e-card to the family or the honoree to let them know they have been honored with a photo of the Field of Honor.

  • Takoma Park Independence Day Parade Seeking Veteran Participants

    The Takoma Park Independence Day Committee is eager to bring a greater representation of the veterans community into the parade. If you or an organization you are a part of may be interested in participating, we would love to have you!

  • The Impact of Loss on Our Military Community

    This free workshop will be held Wednesday May 10 from 7-9pm in Gaithersburg, MD. Hosted by Hospice Caring.