Category: Events

Events for veterans, veteran owned businesses (VOSBs), service disabled veteran owned businesses DVBE, SDVOBE, SDVOB). Events, Trade Shows and Industry Exhibits specifically of interest to veterans, families of veterans, and businesses owned and/or managed by military veterans including Service Disabled Veteran Owned Businesses (also referred to as DVBE, SDVOSB, SDVOBE and SDVOB) and Veteran Owned Businesses (also referred to as VOSB and VOB).

Armed Forces Day

Armed Forces Day May 19th, 2018

On August 31, 1949, Secretary of Defense Louis Johnson announced the creation of an Armed Forces Day to replace separate Army, Navy and Air Force Days. The single-day celebration stemmed from the unification of the Armed Forces under one department — the Department of Defense. Each of the military leagues and orders was asked to drop sponsorship of its specific service day in order… Read more
Tacoma Community College Business Competition

Tacoma Community College Business Competition

$5,000 First Prize (an additional $2,500 for teams with military service members) Click above to view full-sized flyer Tacoma Community College presents its First Annual Business Competition Pick up an entry packet (as well as view instructions and rules) at the Business Education Center (Building 16, Room 308) or download the PDF here. **Open to all community members but at… Read more
National Poppy Day® Contest For Veteran Owned Businesses

National Poppy Day® Contest For Veteran Owned Businesses

Join The American Legion in support of National Poppy Day® and enter the 2018 Veteranpreneur Contest. Veterans, active duty military and their spouses are eligible to enter. See link below to complete the online entry form and send in your poppy-themed product for consideration to be sold in the 2019 Poppy Shop through The American Legion’s Emblem Sales. Think small.… Read more
Facebook Cybersecurity University For Veterans

Facebook Cybersecurity University For Veterans

Facebook VetWorking has teamed up with CodePath to teach veterans who are currently students or experienced professionals with some CS/IT background or has a CS degree, the fundamentals of Cybersecurity. There will be hands-on challenges of: XSS (Cross-Site Scripting), CSRF (Cross-Site Request Forgery), SQLI (SQL Injection), CTF (Capture The Flag) competition, and more! There is no cost to enroll in… Read more
VA and Humane Society of United States Announce Partnership

VA and Humane Society of United States Announce Partnership

Goal is to Pair Veterans With Rescued Animals Join over 300,000 supporters On… WASHINGTON — Today, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) announced a partnership with the Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) to encourage Veterans to consider pet ownership and volunteer opportunities with community organizations, including local animal shelters and humane societies in an effort to pair Veterans… Read more
Semper Fi! Happy 242nd Birthday United States Marine Corps!

Semper Fi! Happy 242nd Birthday United States Marine Corps!

We say a special “thank you” to our brothers and sisters who have and continue to serve in the United States Marine Corps Thank you for your service! View businesses owned by Marine Corps veterans View United States Marine Corps (USMC) History View United States Marine Corps Quotes A Tribute To The USMC The United States Marine Corps (USMC) is a branch… Read more