Jun 20

June 20, 2018

2018 VA Community Mental Health Summit (Denver area) – 15Aug18

SAVE the DATE!  The VA Eastern Colorado Health Care System (Denver area) will be hosting our 2018 VA Community Mental Health Summit “Expanding Hope” on Wednesday, August 15th at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus. Keep an eye out for more information in the upcoming weeks. Planned topics will include:  Moral Injury & the Role of the Chaplaincy  LGBT Veteran Mental Health  Peer Support/Recovery  Rural Health & Telehealth  Suicide Prevention  Supporting Transitioning Service Members  The Department of Veteran Affairs Eastern…

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Jun 20

June 20, 2018

Vietnam Veteran Commemoration Ceremony – 8Aug18

Join Volunteers of America for a special ceremony commemorating Vietnam Veterans. When: Wednesday, August 8 from 11am-2pm Where: Volunteers of America – Bill Daniels Veteran Services Center (1247 Santa Fe Dr, Denver, CO 80204) Apply: If you served in the Vietnam era (1955-1975) and are interested in receiving a Service Lapel Pin and attending the ceremony, please complete the application at www.voacolorado.org/vietnam or sign up at the Bill Daniels Veteran Services Center. Questions? Contact Brendan Gottlieb at bgottlieb@voacolorado.org or 303-901-3438….

Posted in Community Event, Military Appreciation

Jun 20

June 20, 2018

FREE Dental Assistant Training offered by the Red Cross

The American Red Cross Dental Assistant Training Program applications will be released beginning August 1 at 8 a.m. in the Red Cross Office (room 1011) at Evans Army Community Hospital. Applications must be submitted in person by 4 p.m. August 30 at the Dental Activity headquarters, 1631 Wetzel Ave., building 815, room 113. This free program is open to military identification card holders (active duty, retired and Family members) who are American citizens and are at least 18 years old with a valid high school…

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Jun 20

June 20, 2018

Discover Goodwill IT Training Info Session – 27Jun18

Attend this upcoming informational session to learn more about IT training programs available. Wednesday, June 27 at 5:30pm Discover Goodwill: 1460 Garden of the Gods Rd, CO Springs, CO 80907 These training programs offer a blended learning environment: a combination of online and face-to-face learning experiences to meet the needs of adult learners. Students have access to online video instruction 24/7, in addition to live facilitator support. Courses include Microsoft Office Series III, A+ Comprehensive, Network+, Diesel Lube Technician, and…

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Jun 15

June 15, 2018

140th Wing 17th Annual Golf Tournament – 20Aug18

Come Join us for the 140 LRS 17th Annual Golf Tournament August 20th, 2018! Format: 4 Person Scramble (Best ball) Where: Spring Valley Golf Course Date: August 20, 2018 Time: 0700 Check-in starts / 0800 Shotgun start Cost: $80.00 per golfer Includes Golf, Cart, Lunch Buffet, Range Balls Registration includes Green Fees, Cart, Driving Range Balls, and Catered Lunch all for $80.00. (The MAX bag) can be purchased for $20.00 either at registration or at check-in on the morning of the event,…

Posted in Community Event, Fun!, Sports Activities

Jun 13

June 13, 2018

National Guard Transition Survey

Have you recently transitioned out of the National Guard? If so, we need your help! Please complete this brief survey at your earliest convenience: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/NGTransitionExperience The purpose of this survey is to gather information on the Transition Assistance Programming (TAP) experience of National Guard members. Information collected from this survey will be used to determine: a) if the current mandatory and non-mandatory TAP training components completed during demobilization/deactivation meet the needs of National Guard service members, especially those who have…

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Jun 13

June 13, 2018

Military Appreciation Day at the U.S. Senior Open

In appreciation for your service, Active Duty, Retirees, Active Reserve, and Veterans of any branch of service and immediate dependents receive complementary admission on Monday, June 25 for Military Appreciation Day and 50% off gallery ticket options for the remainder of the week. All Military Ticket holders also receive complimentary admission into The Bunker Hospitality Suite, featuring complimentary food and beverage (located behind the 18th green). Visit http://2018ussenioropen.com/tickets/ for more information.

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Jun 13

June 13, 2018

Energizing Women to Power Symposium – 19Jun18

Join this upcoming symposium on encouraging women toward careers in energy and industry. Gain powerful insights into what could be a meaningful career. Tuesday, June 19 from 5pm-7pm Ecotech Institute – 1400 S Abilene St, Aurora, CO 80012 For more information, contact Laura Leitner at 720-213-2601 or laura.leitner@ecotechinstitute.com.

Posted in Community Event, Education

Jun 13

June 13, 2018

Full Tuition Scholarship to Southern New Hampshire University

Southern New Hampshire University, the Worldwide Education Partner of the USO, is offering one (1) full tuition scholarship to a deserving service member, veteran, or military spouse. The scholarship is designed to assist someone looking to complete their education but does not have the financial resources to do so. Some examples: Active duty service member, either full- or part-time, or a Veteran that has used his or her GI(r) Bill benefits or has transferred them to a spouse or dependent…

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Jun 12

June 12, 2018

CTU Patriot Scholarship – 1 week left to apply!

Colorado Technical University will award 50 full scholarships to positively impact the lives of the extraordinary men and women whose lives have been altered due to injury while serving in the United States Armed Forces. Eligibility: Active Duty members or Veterans of the U.S. Armed Forces with a service-connected disability Spouses and unmarried dependent children of U.S. Service Members with a service-connected disability Caregivers/non-medical assistants of a Service Members with a service-connected disability Applications will be accepted through June 20,…

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