Northern Virginia Community Leaders you are cordially invited to join ServingTogether and the Institute for Veterans and Military Families for Strategy Session #1 - How do we Coordinate Service Delivery to our Veterans? A New Community Partnership with AmericaServes on Wednesday, January 17, 2018, 10:00 am-1:00 pm at The Boeing Company - 929 Long Bridge Drive, (Martha Washington Conference Room, Suite 1D0300B), Arlington, VA.
Project Horse Empowerment Center in Purcellville, VA is hosting a free Warrior Herd™ Wellness Workshop on Saturday, February 10 (applications due February 1). This workshop is for FAMILIES, enabling veterans and family members to enjoy a restorative and enriching experience together in a serene setting. Warrior Herd™ is a free strengths-based, horse-powered wellness initiative designed to enhance interpersonal relationships, resiliency and rejuvenation. All horse interactions and activities occur on the ground, and no riding is involved.
Cleared Job Fair February 1, 11 am-3 pm Westin Tysons Corner, Falls Church, VA ClearedJobs.net and CyberSecJobs.com will be hosting a Job Fair for cleared professionals on Thursday, February 1 […]
Beginning in April 2018 Honor and Remember Inc. will initiate America’s Run for the Fallen, one of the most comprehensive military tribute events ever organized. The Run will call attention to and specifically honor the men and women who have died during the War on Terror, beginning with the USS Cole Oct 12, 2000. A core team of more than 400 active duty military and civilian members from throughout the nation will embark on an 19 state, 6100 mile journey to honor every fallen service member, numbering nearly 20,000. Each mile of the route will be dedicated to an individual hero and their family, based on their chronological date of death. America’s “Run for the Fallen” will kick off on Saturday morning, April 7, 2018, at 7:00 a.m. at Fort Irwin, California, with a “start” ceremony for the five month, 6000+ mile mission through California, Arizona, New Mexico, Utah, Texas, Oklahoma, Kansas, Nebraska, Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Tennessee, Alabama, Georgia, South Carolina, North Carolina, and Virginia to finish at Arlington National Cemetery, on or near Sunday August 5th.
The Business and Networking Group (BANG) presents an employment panel of experts in recruiting, job search, hiring and career coaching on Saturday, January 13th from 10am-12pm in Rockville, MD. This is a free event.
The Mayor's Office of Veterans Affairs is kicking off 2018 with a new monthly events calendar. They will be sending this calendar out the first week of every month.
Join the USO Warrior and Family Center at Fort Belvoir for a healthy cooking class on Thursday, January 11 at 5:30 pm instructed by a Chef Johnny from The Mission Kitchen, LLC. The class will offer the opportunity to learn and prepare healthy meals. Open to all active duty and their dependents. No registration required.
The Alexandria Veterans Curation Program invites all to an open house and Meet and Greet at the Alexandria Laboratory on Thursday, January 11th from 10am to 2pm. This is an opportunity to meet the veterans and find out more about the program. RSVP's are required and still being accepted.
Heroes on the River is partnering with Two Top Mountain Adaptive to bring five veterans on a ski trip to Whitetail Resort on January 11 and January 13. To participate in this event, veterans or active duty military are required to have at least a 1% disability rating according to the requirements of Two Top. The deadline is Monday, January 8, 2018.
The 2018 Winterhaven Homeless Stand Down will be on Saturday, January 27 from 9 am - 2 pm at the DC VA Medical Center. Services offered from over 70 participating federal, state, and community agencies.