Negotiating your salary when applying to a new job or asking for a raise is a critical skill to make sure you get paid what you deserve, yet it is a topic that makes most everyone anxious. Join Hiring Our Heroes for a Salary Negotiations Workshop on Tuesday, July 24 at 6:00 pm for a panel discussion and Q&A with MSPN partners to help better prepare for your next salary negotiation opportunity.
Welcome Home, Veterans Benefits Fair will be held Saturday, July 28th from 10:00am - 4:00pm at the Washington DC Veterans Affairs Medical Center. Join a host of government and community partners who are coming together to offer assistance to Veterans and transitioning service members: Transition and Care Management, Mental Health, Voluntary Service, Vet Centers, VESO, VBA, the Mayor’s Office of Veteran’s Affairs, D.C. Law Students in Court, and the Veterans Mental Health Advisory Council. For questions, call 321-537-0229 or 202-745-8000 x 5-6282.
In appreciation of our military the Baltimore Ravens are hosting an exclusive training camp practice on Monday, July 30th, 2018 at 8:45 AM. Open to active duty, retired, civilian service men and women as well as their families. Registration is required.
The Alexandria Veterans Curation Program provides vocational rehabilitation and innovative training to recently separated veterans using archaeological collections administered by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. Join them for an open house on July 31st from 10am - 2pm to learn more about the program.
Join Hiring Our Heroes and Military Corps Career Connect (C3) at the Military Spouse Hiring Reception, National Harbor, MD. Thursday, August 2 from 2 - 9 pm. This event is free and is open to all military, veteran, and Gold Star spouses, as well as employers and service organizations. Service members and veterans are also welcome.
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.
Join SAMHSA for the second session in our Suicide Prevention Virtual Event Series, featuring Dr. Ajay Manhapra, Lead Physician of the Advanced PACT Pain Clinic at the Hampton VA Medical Center. This interactive virtual session will focus on creating environments that protect against suicide among service members, Veterans, and their families (SMVF). July 18 from 2 - 4 pm ET via webinar!
Support ServingTogether: Connecting Veterans as we walk to fight suicide in the Out of the Darkness Fairfax Walk. Saturday, September 29. Registration begins at 9 am. Walk begins at 11 am. Event ends at 1 pm. We are joining the community of nearly 250k people walking in hundreds of cities across the country in support of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention's mission to save lives and bring hope to those affected by suicide. Register to walk with us! There is no registration fee for this event.
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.
The American Red Cross has Military and Veteran Caregiver Network (MVCN) offers caregivers access to the highest quality peer support programs and services– online and in their communities– through collaboration with partner organizations, agencies and groups that share a commitment to reducing caregiver isolation.