NWVU Annual Luncheon 2014

Please join us for our Annual Luncheon on Saturday, August 23, 2014, “Honoring Women Veterans Past & Present”. The event will be held at Nikos Restaurant located at 7600 S. Harlem Bridgeview, Illinois at 12 noon until 4:00 p.m. Proceeds support our Annual Stand Down for homeless and at Risk Women Veterans and “Right Now” Services. Continue reading

Veteran Hiring Expo August 6 2014

The Keeling Family Foundation-VetTech.US, Support All Veterans Equally, Illinois Department of Employment Security, 85th Support Command, Pritzker Military Museum & Library and HandsOn Suburban Chicago are collaborating to host the Veteran Hiring Expo: Welcome Home to Careers & Resources on August 6th from 10 A.M. – 3 P.M. @ the Allstate Arena in Rosemont, IL. Continue reading

H.O.P.E. Job Fair 2014

SAVETHE DATE! The 2014 H.O.P.E. job fair and expo event is presented by the Gardner Initiative to assist in creating a better position of commerce and trade between community members and the contractors and companies who they affect economically. EMPLOYERS … Continue reading

NWVU member honored at the Savannah Juneteenth Festival

Juneteenth celebrates the liberation of the black race and affords African-Americans an opportunity to rebuild, re-educate, and reclaim our community. The Daughters of Mary Magdalene honor our ancestors and those who epitomize their spirit. The Honorees included Ms. Alfreda Mitchell (posthumously); Jazz Legend Mr. Ben Tucker (posthumously); Mr. Teddy Adams; Mr. E. Larry McDuffie; Mrs. Avis Myles; Travis ‘Chosen’ Jones; Former Harlem Globetrotter Mr. Larry ‘Gator’ Rivers and Dr. Stacy L. Henderson. Continue reading