Aug 18

August 18, 2017

August 17: Pass it On

EXCHANGE RECYCLE POINT REOPENS The recycle point at the Exchange reopened Aug. 15. Paving work to improve the area for customers has been completed. The hours of operation are Monday–Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. EXERCISE VOLUNTEERS SOUGHT US Army Garrison-Fort Carson is conducting a full-scale emergency response exercise Sept 6 and 7 and needs volunteers to help with set up and serve as role players for different pandemic…

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Aug 16

August 16, 2017

Healing Horses for the Armed Forces – BBQ Picnic

Eagle’s Nest Ranch is hosting a BBQ Picnic for Veterans to connect and learn more about Healing Horses for the Armed Forces. When: August 23, 11am-1pm Where: Eagle’s Nest Ranch – 40757 CR 21, Elizabeth, CO 80107 RSVP: Email eaglesnestranch501@gmail.com

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Aug 15

August 15, 2017

DAV RECRUIT MILITARY VETERANS JOB FAIR

DAV is committed to ensuring that Veterans have the tools, resources, and opportunities needed to competitively enter the job market and secure meaningful employment. LOCATION: Sports Authority Field at Mile High – 1701 Bryant St, Denver, CO 80204 DATE: August 24, 2017 TIME: 11am-3pm REGISTER: https://events.recruitmilitary.com/events/denver-veterans-job-fair-august-24-2017 Suits for Soliders – Farmers Insurance is a proud sponsor of the Suits for Soldiers program and will be handing out suits during the Denver Job Fair.  

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Aug 15

August 15, 2017

CONG Personal Financial Counselor

The Military and Family Life Counselor Program includes Personal Financial Counseling to help you and your family manage finances, resolve financial problems, and reach long-term goals such as getting an education, buying a home and planning for retirement. Personal Financial Counseling Services are available for no cost, and are private and confidential. Services are available for all Service Members!  

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Aug 11

August 11, 2017

Inaugural CONG Foundation Golf Tournament

The Colorado National Guard Foundation, Inc. would like to invite you to participate in their inaugural Annual Golf Tournament and Silent Auction. This is our main fundraiser for the year and we need your help! There are many ways to take part in the inaugural CONG Foundation Golf Tournament. For more information on how YOU can be apart of this fun and exciting event, click here for sponsorship opportunities and golf registration. We are excited to be hosting this event on…

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Aug 11

August 11, 2017

August 10: Pass it On

FORT CARSON CHILD SUPERVISION POLICY (FLYER) GATE 19 OPENING DELAYED Due to ongoing paving and road work, the opening of Gate 19 is now anticipated to be Aug. 23. For questions, contact the project engineer at 526-4929. WOMEN’S EQUALITY DAY A Women’s Equality Day observance takes place Aug. 28 at 3 p.m. at the Elkhorn Conference Center. The observance is presented by 4th Infantry Division and 4th Combat Aviation Brigade Equal Opportunity offices. CHEYENNE MOUNTAIN STATE PARK (FLYERS) COLORADO MILITARY…

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Aug 9

August 9, 2017

US CHAMBER OF COMMERCE TRANSITION SUMMIT

Join us for a free hiring fair and transition summit for ALL  service members, veterans, and military spouses. This event features key federal & state agencies, influential military leaders, innovators in the business and employer community, and local community leaders. The two-day Transition Summit will feature informative and interactive panel events, and facilitated discussions focused on improving competitive employment for service members, veterans, and spouses in addition to a networking reception for employers, military leaders, and job seekers. ALL PARTICIPANTS…

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Aug 8

August 8, 2017

Cheyenne VA to hold Open House in Loveland

CHEYENNE, Wyo.-Cheyenne Veterans Affairs Medical Center will hold a Veteran open house on Tuesday, Aug. 22, beginning at 5 p.m. at the Associated Veterans of Loveland, 305 Cleveland Ave, in Loveland, Colo. The open house will provide a forum to all Veterans, their families and the community to learn about and discuss current and upcoming initiatives to improve VA access to care and benefits in Northern Colorado. Representatives from the Greeley VA Clinic, the Veterans Benefits Regional Office, and the…

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Aug 8

August 8, 2017

2017 DCoE Summit Registration is Now Open

Registration is now open for the 2017 Defense Centers of Excellence for Psychological Health and Traumatic Brain Injury Summit, “Advances in the State of the Science and Best Practices.” Join health care professionals, researchers and academicians involved in all aspects of psychological health and traumatic brain injury (TBI) care for the military community September 19-21, 2017 for this virtual conference. This year’s event will provide real-time access to more than 28 hours of state-of-the-science programing, where participants can earn up…

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Aug 8

August 8, 2017

Buckley AFB FAS Position Available

Family Assistant Center Specialist is responsible for coordinating, facilitating and focusing on needed resources for Army National Guard (ARNG) Service Members and their families through accurate and timely data input into the Family Management Program (FMP) database system required to meet the Family Readiness Standard imperatives, established in National Guard Bureau’s (NGB) Family Assistance Centers (FAC) Program. FAC Specialist is knowledgeable regarding regulations, publications, manuals and local policies. FAC Specialist possesses outstanding communication skills (both written and oral) along with a desire to assist Service…

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