Chicago Hiring Expo with the Chicago Bulls

Job fair for service members, veterans, and military spouses at the United Center in Chicago. All registered veterans and military spouses are eligible to receive up to two free tickets to attend that evening's game between the Bulls and the Nets. Read more [...]

Dancing with the Vets at Indian Boundary

For individuals that are U.S. Military Veterans. This event is one of three dance competitions for military couples to participate in to be invited to a grand finale. This event is in partnership with Veterans Upward Bound. One participant per couple must have a DD214 or other military verification to be eligible. Read more [...]

Planning for Getting Older: Is it Ever Too Early?

More than half our nation’s Veterans are over age 65. Many Veterans do not know about all of their options, if or when the time comes. VA’s website for elder Veterans and their family caregivers details home and community based services, residential settings and nursing homes and provides valuable Worksheets for Veterans and family members to guide them in the process of making shared decisions with their VA health care providers and social workers. Read more [...]

NWVU 10th Anniversary Souvenir Book

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The National Women Veterans United (NWVU) is honored to announce that in March, 2015 we will celebrate 10 years of helping women veterans! We are excited about the New Year and want you to join us in our Celebrations!Several events are in the planning stages including a special project to feature you in our 10th Anniversary Souvenir Book for only $10! Read more [...]

EPA/YEU Veteran Small Business and Grant Opportunity Conference 2014

EPA Region 5, in partnership with the Young Entrepreneurs of the Universe, will hold its annual small business conference on Wednesday, November 5, 2014. The one-day conference brings together EPA program officials, acquisition personnel, other federal agency procurement officials and prime contractors in an effort to inform and educate small businesses about the various opportunities to do business with EPA and other federal, state and local government agencies. Read more [...]

Sleep Problems for Soldiers and Vets

Sleep problems among active duty military members and veterans are all too common. In recent years we've seen a growing body of research exploring the problems associated with soldiers' sleep -- and unfortunately, much of the news has not been good. Both activity duty personnel and veterans of the military are at significantly greater risk for sleep disorders than the public at large. Read more [...]