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Feb 20

February 20, 2018

Annual March to Fight Hunger – 16Mar18

The Colorado National Guard cares about our community, and this team building & spiritual fitness event will be a great way to show our support for those who are hurting in our neighborhood! Please bring nonperishable food donations and personal products that are in high demand (peanut butter, canned fruit, canned ravioli, canned soup, toothpaste, shampoo, conditioner, ketchup, mustard, etc.) to the following collection points: Denver Armory AASF (on BAFB) JFHQ Northern CO Springs Readiness Center RTI Join us as we impact the community! All CONG…

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Feb 15

February 15, 2018

Blended Retirement System Webinar – 27Feb18

The Department of Defense Office of Financial Readiness is hosting this Blended Retirement System webinar: Tuesday, February 27 12pm-1pm The new #BlendedRetirement System officially launched on Jan. 1, 2018. Please save the date and join our webinar on Tuesday, Feb. 27 at 2pm EST as Mr. Andy Corso, the Assistant Director of Military Compensation Policy, presents on a wide variety of Blended Retirement System topics including: • BRS basics • Opt-in eligibility and requirements • TSP account options • Matching and automatic…

Posted in Community Event, Training

Feb 15

February 15, 2018

Take Charge of Your Finances – Dynamic Group Discussion

  Take Charge of Your Finances Thursday, Feb. 15, 2018, 8-9 p.m. ET Wednesday and Feb. 21, 2018, 2-3 p.m. ET Facilitated by: Fred Koch, MS, AFC, CCRR Military OneSource is pleased to offer dynamic group discussions where you can see, text and chat with licensed counselors and a small group of other service members and their families online. Join our discussion led by a financial counselor and get tips how to balance your budget, save for major purchases and…

Posted in Community Event, Military OneSource, Relationships, Training

Feb 14

February 14, 2018

Vets on Ice – 17Feb18

The Patriot Anglers (501c nonprofit organization) is hosting their annual Vets on Ice event this Saturday, February 17th with a kickoff at 0900 at Georgetown Lake. This free day of ice fishing is for veterans and current military members to include their families. Equipment and a BBQ lunch will be provided. Please RSVP at www.meetup.com/patriotanglers. For more information contact MAJ Jason Reed at 720-234-0742.

Posted in Community Event, Fun!, Health

Feb 8

February 8, 2018

Female Veteran Workshop – 24Mar18

Saturday, March 24, 9am-12pm Victor Candlin Post 18 – 809 30th Ave, Greeley, GO 80634 Lunch will be available for purchase following the event RSVP to Deb Davis at 720-771-0344 or Helen Osmundson at helen.k.osmundson206@gmail.com   Join other female Veterans for a workshop with guest speaker Rita Kyker and resources for the following topics and more: Post-secondary education and employment Homeless prevention and rapid re-housing PTSD Military sexual trauma Service dogs for Vets Preparing for the future Substance abuse Suicide…

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Feb 2

February 2, 2018

NGACO Conference – 27-29Apr18

Register at https://ngaco.org/conf2018ngaco/ for a weekend at Cheyenne Mountain Resort for the annual NGACO (National Guard Association of Colorado, Inc.) Conference. Registration Includes ($225 value – lodging not included): Waived Resort Fee (Hotel availability and rate of $106/night guaranteed through April 5, 2018) Fitness Center Access Free Wi-Fi Complimentary Self-Parking Morning and Afternoon Break Snacks Saturday Lunch and Dinner Buffets Friday and Saturday Drink Tickets 10% Spa Discount   *This is not an endorsement of any organization but an item of general…

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Feb 1

February 1, 2018

Pass it On!

Take a look at what’s happening at Fort Carson! Here are a few of the highlights: FREE income tax preparation services for both federal and state tax returns at the Fort Carson Tax Center FREE Super Bowl Party at The Hub FREE Youth Mental Health First Aid Training

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Jan 31

January 31, 2018

Buckley Bulletin – February 2018

Take a look at what’s happening at Buckley AFB in February! An updated calendar is also available online at http://www.buckley.af.mil/Events/.   *****COMMUNITY EVENTS***** 2 Feb, Hops N’ Hoppers Paintball – Launchpad Brewery CO, ODR, 1530-2000, Non-Military: $60, Military: $30, Minimum Age 18 (21 to drink) 4 Feb, Ski Trip to A-Basin – Arapahoe Basin CO, ODR, 0600-1700, Non-Military: $180, Military: $45, Minimum Age 16 5 Feb – 16 Mar, 6-Week Fitness Challenge, Fitness Center, Participation limited to 35 Active Duty and…

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Jan 25

January 25, 2018

Military Appreciation Night with the Buffs!

The University of Colorado – Boulder is offering four free tickets for their upcoming women’s basketball game versus Washington State. Visit www.cubuffs.com/Promo and enter THANKYOU as the promo code. Then click on the WSU game and enter how many tickets you’d like (max of 4). The tickets will be delivered to your email.

Posted in Community Event, Fun!, Military Appreciation, Sports Activities

Jan 24

January 24, 2018

Financial Peace Military Edition – CO Springs

Mt Carmel Veterans Service Center is hosting Dave Ramsey’s Financial Peace Military Edition. This ten-week class will be held on Wednesday evenings from 6:30pm-8:30pm, February 21-April 25. Take a look at the Facebook invitation for more information or contact Mt Carmel Veterans Service Center at 719-309-4714. More can be found about the curriculum at https://www.daveramsey.com/military.

Posted in Community Event, Finances