Women Veterans Stand Down Event

We invite all women who are currently serving or have served in the U.S. Military, including Guard and Reserves, to the Women Veterans Stand Down event on June 11th. The Stand Down will be hosted at multiple sites throughout Illinois and via Zoom (See Registration Form for more details). Read more [...]

Chris Gardner: Veterans should never be homeless in America

Christopher “Chris” Gardner's journey from homeless to becoming a successful stockbroker, entrepreneur, and philanthropist was told in the autobiography and movie "The Pursuit of Happyness." He is attending VA homeless Veteran stand downs across the United States to encourage volunteerism and highlight the important role all Americans must play in preventing and ending Veteran homelessness. At his first Stand Down at Chicago's Jesse Brown VA Medical Center, Gardner talked about his life, military service and the importance of helping Veterans transition to civilian life. Read more [...]

Stand Down for Women Vets 2014

NATIONAL WOMEN VETERANS UNITED PRE-VETERAN’S DAY STAND DOWN 2014 FOR WOMEN VETERANS Saturday, October 25, 2014 9:00 am —3:00 pm Jesse Brown VA 820 S. Damen Ave. 2nd Floor Chicago, IL

◾Continental Breakfast & Lunch
◾New & Gently Used Clothing & More...
◾Resources & Health Vendors
◾Free Raffles: Winner Must Be Present to Win!
◾Special Drawing: (1) Kindle Tablet Fire (1) Flat Screen TV

RSVP Required
(312) 458—9130

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Stand Down For Women Veterans October 26 2013

National Women Veterans United
Montford Point Marine Association
Contact: (312) 458-9130 - To donate, volunteer,
participate as a resource vendor or register as a veteran.
Pre- Veteran’s Day Stand Down
Women Veterans
Saturday, October 26, 2013
9:00 am - 2:00 pm

Event Location:
7011 S. Vincennes Ave
Chicago, IL
Resources, Raffles, Clothes, Food etc.
New and clean gently used clothes, shoes, belts, purses, Read more [...]