Category: Events

Events for veterans, veteran owned businesses (VOSBs), service disabled veteran owned businesses DVBE, SDVOBE, SDVOB). Events, Trade Shows and Industry Exhibits specifically of interest to veterans, families of veterans, and businesses owned and/or managed by military veterans including Service Disabled Veteran Owned Businesses (also referred to as DVBE, SDVOSB, SDVOBE and SDVOB) and Veteran Owned Businesses (also referred to as VOSB and VOB).

2018 FREE Admission and Discounted Stores and Entertainment for Veterans Day Weekend

2018 FREE Admission and Discounted Stores and Entertainment for Veterans Day Weekend Stores and Entertainment *Please be sure to double check all offers (call them if need be)* *Proof of military service is required at most places* View our 2018 FREE and Discounted Meals and Drinks List —————— (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); American Muscle Car Museum’s Veterans Day FREE… Read more

National Korean War Veterans Armistice Day (July 27, 2018)

Presidential Proclamation on the Anniversary of National Korean War Armistice Day, 2018 This year marks the 65th anniversary of the signing of the armistice that ended the fighting of the Korean War.  For 3 brutal years, our Armed Forces and allies fought valiantly to stop the spread of communism and defend freedom on the Korean Peninsula.  On National Korean War Veterans… Read more

Americans Celebrate Flag Day Today; Read A Detailed History of National Flag Week and Flag Day

On June 14, 1777, the Continental Congress approved the design of a national flag. Since 1916, when President Woodrow Wilson issued a presidential proclamation establishing a national Flag Day on June 14, Americans have commemorated the adoption of the Stars and Stripes by celebrating June 14 as Flag Day. Prior to 1916, many localities and a few states had been celebrating the day for years. Congressional… Read more
Armed Forces Day

Armed Forces Day May 19th, 2018

On August 31, 1949, Secretary of Defense Louis Johnson announced the creation of an Armed Forces Day to replace separate Army, Navy and Air Force Days. The single-day celebration stemmed from the unification of the Armed Forces under one department — the Department of Defense. Each of the military leagues and orders was asked to drop sponsorship of its specific service day in order… Read more
Tacoma Community College Business Competition

Tacoma Community College Business Competition

$5,000 First Prize (an additional $2,500 for teams with military service members) Tacoma Community College presents its First Annual Business Competition Pick up an entry packet (as well as view instructions and rules) at the Business Education Center (Building 16, Room 308) or download the PDF here. **Open to all community members but at least one TCC student must be… Read more
National Poppy Day® Contest For Veteran Owned Businesses

National Poppy Day® Contest For Veteran Owned Businesses

Join The American Legion in support of National Poppy Day® and enter the 2018 Veteranpreneur Contest. Veterans, active duty military and their spouses are eligible to enter. See link below to complete the online entry form and send in your poppy-themed product for consideration to be sold in the 2019 Poppy Shop through The American Legion’s Emblem Sales. Think small.… Read more
Facebook Cybersecurity University For Veterans

Facebook Cybersecurity University For Veterans

Facebook VetWorking has teamed up with CodePath to teach veterans who are currently students or experienced professionals with some CS/IT background or has a CS degree, the fundamentals of Cybersecurity. There will be hands-on challenges of: XSS (Cross-Site Scripting), CSRF (Cross-Site Request Forgery), SQLI (SQL Injection), CTF (Capture The Flag) competition, and more! There is no cost to enroll in… Read more