My Healthevet & ebenefits Training – Wednesday – April 26, 2017 – Arizona State University, Tempe

April 25, 2017

In-person training for Veterans about VA online services Facilitated by the Department of Veteran Affairs Phoenix VA Health Care System Hosted by ASU TRIO Veterans Upward Bound (VUB) Date: April 26, 2017 Time: 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM Location: Arizona State University, Business Administration Building – C Wing, Room 213 (BAC 213) – 400 E Lemon St, Tempe, AZ 85281 On Wednesday 26 April at…

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Group Launches New Mental Health, Financial Resource Website for Veterans – “BeConnectedAZ.org”

April 25, 2017

PHOENIX — Arizona veterans now have a one-stop shop to find mental health, financial and other services. BeConnectedAZ launched Wednesday at the eighth annual statewide Symposium in Support of Service Members, Veterans and Families. The effort is coordinated by the Arizona Coalition for Military Families. “Sometimes people will say, ‘You know, I need these resources, but I don’t know where to turn to,’” coalition spokeswoman Kelly…

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Saturday, April 22nd: The Brian Mancini Memorial Honor Ride!

April 20, 2017

American Legion Riders Post 96 2nd Annual Honor Ride Dice Run in Honor of Brian Mancini Join Honor House on April 22nd for a day of fun for the 2nd Annual Honor Ride Dice Run in Honor of our Founder, Brian Mancini, put together by the American Legion Riders Post 96. Open to all bikes, trucks, and cars. Ride starts at Lucie’s Sage and Sand in Glendale with stops at…

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Daisy Mountain Veterans Purchase Camper for Needy Korean War Veteran – Sticker

April 13, 2017

Recently, a homeless Korean War veteran who goes by the name of “Sticker” was surprised and thrilled when the Daisy Mountain Veterans (DMV) purchased a camper for his use. He had been living in a motor home that, unfortunately, broke down last year. Since the cost of repairs was way beyond “Sticker’s means, the eighty-one year-old veteran had called his uncovered pickup truck home since…

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VA Center for Women Veterans – In the Spotlight – Entrepreneurship

April 12, 2017

Dear Veteran/Supporter, The Center for Women Veterans (CWV) is sharing this month’s “In the Spotlight” with those who have signed up for resources updates. Visit our Resources page for information on other resources and opportunities for women Veterans, grouped by categories including economic opportunity, health, housing stability, legal assistance, MST, state resources, entrepreneurship, VSOs, and volunteering/civic engagement. Thank you for your service and support

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Vietnam War Veterans Honored in Anthem AZ – April 8, 2017

April 9, 2017

ANTHEM, Ariz. – Nearly 30 Vietnam veterans were honored in Anthem Saturday April 8, 2017 at the 50th Anniversary Medal Ceremony. The Daisy Mountain Veterans’ organization wanted to recognize those who fought in what was once an unpopular war.  “All that went wrong with any war isn’t the solder’s fault. It’s just things happen, and we did our best. All those guys did their best,…

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Daisy Mountain Veterans to Honor Local Vietnam Veterans – Anthem Veterans Memorial – April 8, 2017-10:00 a.m.

April 3, 2017

Anthem, AZ – The Daisy Mountain Veterans (DMV) will hold a ceremony honoring the Daisy Mountain Vietnam Veterans.  Thirty of its members who served in Vietnam will be honored at the Anthem Veterans Memorial on Saturday, April 8, 2017 at 10 a.m. “Some of these veterans hold multiple combat decorations up to and including the Distinguished Service Cross, America’s second highest military award. Sadly, many…

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Help Us Account for our Missing Veterans!

April 3, 2017

According to the Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA), more than 82,600 Americans are still listed as missing from World War II, the Korean War, the Vietnam War, the Gulf War and other conflicts. Many are simply not recoverable. Massive explosions, faulty data and remains lost at sea are realities of war. But, it is crucial that veterans of all wars share with DPAA any intelligence…

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VA Employment Specialist Offers Advice

March 28, 2017

A former employment specialist with the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) offers the following strategies to help your job search: (1) update your resume; (2) network with everyone you know; (3) apply for the job; (4) clean up your social media accounts; (5) look for ways to maintain your health physically, emotionally and mentally; and (6) tap all of your resources. For more information, read…

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