Money Smart Event- Financial Wellness

Please join us on Saturday, April 20, 2019 at 11:00 am – 1:00 pm, for a special Peer Support presentation during Money Smart Week on “Financial wellness”. Illinois Community Women Veteran’s Center, 7907 S Racine Ave, Chicago, IL 60620. Continue reading

Kohl’s launches 15% Monday discount for military members and veterans

Kohl’s has launched a 15% Monday discount for servicemembers, their families and veterans for most merchandise at its retail stores. The Military Mondays offer, which was announced Thursday, requires that customers present a military, dependent or veteran ID; a DD Form 214 or a state-issued ID that notes veteran status. Continue reading

Honoring Our Sheroes March 2019

In honor of Women’s History Month, the West Towns (IL) Links Chapter will showcase the “Honoring Our Sheroes: Women in the Military” initiative of the Central Area of The Links, Incorporated. Join us as we recognize the noble women in the United States military and our community. Learn more about their contributions and experiences and local efforts to assist women veterans from a live panel discussion.
MARCH 31, 2019 2:00 PM | Santori (Aurora) Public Library Continue reading

Veterans Assistance Commission Cook County awards luncheon, March 16, 2019 photos

The National Women Veterans United attend the Veterans Assistance Commission of Cook County 44th Annual Beef and Cabbage Awards Luncheon on March 16, 2019, at the Ukrainian Cultural Center in Chicago, Illinois. Continue reading

ReinventHer Forum

The Reinvent HER program, partnered with Illinois Department of VA and Illinois Joining Forces. This free program is geared to women veterans and women currently serving. Lunch/networking will open the program at noon. Around 12:45, the welcoming addresses and workshops follows. Continue reading