Bunker Labs welcomes you to their monthly ‘Bunker Brews’ Networking Event Wednesday, July 18 from 4 -6 pm at Scramble in Alexandria, VA. This month they will be having a 'Tyke Night' at Scramble Indoor Play. Come for a family friendly night where your children can play and be supervised by the scramble staff while you stay free to share and discuss business ideas and create helpful business connections. Veterans, military spouses and civilians alike are welcome to network with subject matter experts, investors, and others involved in small business ownership.
The 2019 Global Good Fund Veteran Entrepreneur Leadership Development program has their open application period now thru August 31, 2018.
Community Business Partnership will be hosting a One Day Boots to Business | Reboot workshop on Thursday, July 26 from 8 am - 5 pm at the American Legion Post 180 in Vienna, VA. Cost is FREE and lunch is provided. Open to all members of the military community, veterans and their families members.
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.
The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s (HUD) Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization (OSDBU) and Office of the Chief Procurement Officer (OCPO) are co-sponsoring a Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) Vendor Outreach Event at the HUD Headquarters Building in Washington, DC. The outreach event will provide businesses, both new and experienced, access to information on the laws, rules, and regulations that govern the SDVOSB Program.
Apply now to Capitol Post's 9-week Startup School (Jun 27 - Aug 22) where veterans & spouses will test their ideas, accelerate, and build their businesses with expert thought leaders, mentors, and professionals in the DMV. Culminates with a pitch competition & a cash prize. Application deadline: June 12, 2018.
The week of March 26th is Spring Break for most local schools. So, come in for a FREE co-working week at Capitol Post. Join for a few hours, a day, or the whole week. Ask questions, meet other business owners, drink coffee, and join in. Reminisce about that ten-hour drive to Daytona Beach back in the day. To sign up, join as a new user here.
Bourbiz is back in DC with its Spring Event. The new and improved BourBiz Networking format. Veterans and Military Spouses come network with resources ranging from Matchmaking for Businesses, to personal and professional development support in a relaxed, yet high energy environment. Please come and enjoy our DC Spring Bourbiz event on April 26th from 5:30-8pm. Enjoy sampling over 20 Bourbon, Whiskey, Scotch and wine tasting. Admission for Small Business Owners, Business Networkers, Veterans, Military Spouses and Caregivers is FREE.
The Veterans in Business Conference returns for its 13th year of providing education, networking and business opportunities for military community (including Veterans, active duty, National Guard, Reservists and military spouses) who continue to strengthen our country with their small business endeavors and entrepreneurial spirit. Thursday, March 22 from 7:45 - 3:30 pm at the Army Navy Country Club in Arlington, VA.
SALUTE AND CELEBRATION of WOMEN VETERANS AND WOMEN VETERAN ENTREPRENEURS will be held on Monday, March 19 from 8:30 am - 11:30 am at the North Courthouse Road Library (325 Courthouse Road North Chesterfield, Virginia 23236) that will include formal presentations honoring our women veterans followed by free workshops. Speakers including: Martha Boneta, Sr. Policy Advisor America First Policies, Paul Galanti, Retired Navy Commander, Nick Freitas, State of Virginia Delegate, and Free Entrepreneur Workshops including: How to Create an All-star LinkedIn Profile, How to use LinkedIn to Enhance Your Business, Free is for Me SBA Resources, Mind-Body Health, Plus a Variety of Resource Tables. The event is free, but space is limited. Advance online registration is required.