Entrepreneurship

  • Reveille Connect – Dec 12

    Reveille Connect is a breakfast networking opportunity hosted by the Greater Springfield Chamber’s Veterans committee. It’s for Veteran entrepreneurs, our military community (including spouses!) and Veterans in the workplace. Come for the networking. Enjoy some breakfast. Learn from our speaker. Tuesday, December 12th from 7:30-9:00am at Community Business Partnership in Springfield, VA. Cost: $10.

  • Veteran Employment Transition Summit (VETS) – Dec 6 & 7

    Veteran Employment Transition Summit (VETS) will be held on December 6 & 7th at Fort Belvoir Community Center beginning at 8:30 am each day. December 6th will feature American Dream U Entrepreneur Summit from 9 am – 1:30 pm followed by Hiring Our Heroes and a Career Networking Social. December 7th will include the Hiring Event sponsored by VEI, DVS and V3. Open to Military, spouses, veterans and civilians.

  • Everything You Need to Know – Bridging the Gap to Veterans and their Services

    Join subject matter experts and explore topics you and your family will need to know to make the transition from military to civilian life. Friday, October 20th from 9:00am to 12:00pm. Anne Arundle County Career Center. Registration is required.

  • Annual Veterans Day Showcase – Nov 9

    Join Dog Tag Inc. for the 2nd Annual Veterans Day Showcase on Thursday, November 9th from 12 – 3 pm at Dog Tag Bakery (3206 Grace Street Northwest Washington, DC 20007).

  • Dog Tag Inc Fellowship Program Applications Being Accepted

    The Dog Tag Inc. Fellowship works in partnership with Georgetown University to deliver a professional development program designed to prepare military veterans with service connected disabilities, spouses and caregivers to find success as they transition into the civilian workforce. Applications for the January 2018 fellowship program are being accepted now through October 18th.

  • Bunker Brews – Oct 10

    It’s Octoberfest! Join Bunker Labs for their monthly networking event at WeWork Dupont Circle. Enjoy some good brews, talk football, foliage, and, most importantly, connect with the movers and shakers here in the veteran business community. Tuesday, October 10 from 5:30 – 7:30 pm at WeWork Dupont Circle.

  • Small Business Resources Orientation – Oct 10

    Are you a veteran interested in starting a business? The Community Business Partnership is a wealth of information and resources that is a great place to learn how to get started or get connected! Check out their CBP Small Business Resources Orientation course! Next one is – Tue, Oct 10, 2017 from 4:00pm – 5:00pm at Community Business Partnership 6564 Loisdale Ct., Ste. 600 Springfield VA 22150.

  • Veteran Entrepreneurship Workshops – Oct 21 & Nov 4

    Calling all veterans! Save the date! Veteran Entrepreneurship Workshops on Saturday, October 21 & November 4 from 9 am – Noon at 43460 Loudoun Reserve Dr. in Ashburn, VA. Gain insight on how to start or even grow your very own business by attending the workshop!

  • Boots to Business Reboot – Agribusiness – Oct 30 & 31

    AGRIBUSINESS? WHAT’S AGRIBUSINESS?? Over 45% of military recruits come from rural communities – and return to those rural communities after service – so it is in the U.S. economic and national security interests to enable small business ownership in agribusiness. But what is “agribusiness”? The U.S. agriculture sector extends beyond large farms business to include […]

  • Project Opportunity Small Business Program beginning in September

    Project Opportunity offers an intensive 10-week small business program for Veterans that meets one night a week and is facilitated by business professionals and subject matter experts. They will be holding an upcoming 10 week session beginning September 25 in Leonardtown, MD. To learn more, check out their orientation on September 7 at 6:30 pm. Training and materials are provided FREE to veterans, but space is limited. Register now.