The Veterans, Seniors and Human Services Levy (VSHSL) and King County Veterans Program (KCVP) are hosting a community planning session at the KCVP Tukwila Office to receive feedback and share plans for an upcoming Request for Proposal (RFP) for three key strategies within the VSHSL Implementation Plan:
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MLK Day of Service with the Seattle 1st Service Platoon of The Mission Continues
Veteran engagement for “Last of the Boys” is being coordinated in partnership with Vietnam Veterans of America (Region 8) and the King County Veterans Consortium. Please share this opportunity with your networks as we reaffirm and strengthen our commitment the Veterans, Spouses, Survivors, and Families of the Vietnam Era.
The Minority Veterans of America present the Winter event of 2018
The Seattle Stand Down, an event for Veterans, Service Members, and their families who are experiencing homelessness to get connected to resources will be at the Georgetown campus of South Seattle College (6737 Corson Ave S, Seattle, WA 98108), on December 13th and 14th, 2018. Services at the event include: employment resources, housing assistance, legal services health services, and more! Additionally, due to a partnership with King County Metro and Sound Transit all Veterans and Service Members can ride on all buses, Link Light Rail, and Sounder train for FREE to and from the event! Please share this with residents and colleagues who are a part of the veteran community.
TEDxTacoma will bring together local military families and civilians; bridging the gap between these two communities and discussing the topic of transitions. Whether military or civilian, man or woman, Hilltop or North End, how can we better orient ourselves and our neighbors in our communities, thinking, and experiences? From graduating school to becoming a parent to getting out of the military or beginning a new career path, transitions occur in all phases of life. Join us as we learn from members of our community about handling those transitions.
In celebration of Veterans Day (on the 15th // not on the 12th), we're looking for WeWork members who are willing to give back and share an hour of their time with those who have given so much to our country. We are seeking mentors, business coaches, and experts to help our veteran entrepreneurs with their business challenges.
Projects for a Civil Society in partnership with the Recovery Cafe in Tacoma is convening veterans, providers, and neighbors for an empowering 3-day workshop to foster connections to community through compassion, empathy, hope, and humor.
An all hands on deck event to beautify the Compass Housing Alliance Renton Veterans Center community!
For each pound of “veterans blend” hops sold, YCH donates $3 to a veteran’s organization; this year they’ve selected The Semper Fi Fund (https://semperfifund.org).
All veterans are invited for this special event with American Legion Post 79, Issaquah Mt Si VFW Post 3046 in recognizing Snoqualmie Valley Veterans and recognizing the 100 year anniversary of Armistice Day.
Located at the main (valet) entrance at Snoqualmie Casino. A complimentary buffet for all veterans is being offered by the casino, all day (valid ID required).
Honoring Our Active Duty and Military Veterans. See Flyer for all Veterans Day Events
All hands on deck Nov 8th as VA Puget Sound Health Care System inducts U.S. Army Nurse 1st Lt. Frances E. Harman, our first, and certainly not only, female veteran to the VA Puget Sound Wall of Heroes
All are welcome! Come to learn how you and your organizations can align forces with your community for one our most sacred days of the year. Parades, Service Projects, Halls of Honor, Brewery Camaraderie, we got you covered!
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This event is free to all U.S. veterans and active service members
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Service members, veterans, survivors, and kids of all ages are invited for this family friendly social where you might just discover the performer within you. Already a musician, artist, or storyteller? Welcome to your stage!