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Oct 26

October 26, 2018

Denver Homeless Veterans Stand Down – 8Nov18

Thursday, November 8 from 8am-2:30pm Colorado National Guard Armory – 5275 Franklin St, Denver, CO 80216 Bus services will be provided from St Francis Center & Samaritan House hourly from 7:30am-1:30pm and from the Denver VA Medical Center at 10:30am & 11:30am. This year, the bus will also stop at MLK Library (9898 E Colfax, Aurora) at 7am and the Lakewood Elks Lodge (1455 Newland St, Lakwood) at 8am. Disability claims Employment services Housing referrals Legal services Medical services Veterinary…

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Oct 26

October 26, 2018

Soldiers’ Angels Mobile Food Distribution – 2Nov18

Soldiers’ Angels Hunger Relief Program will be hosting a Mobile Food Distribution to supply low income Veterans with food. Friday, November 2 from 11:30am-1:30pm Elks Lodge (3690 S Jason St, Englewood, CO 80110) Registration is required to participate: https://soldiersangels.formstack.com/forms/denvermfd_1118 

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Oct 24

October 24, 2018

Denver Veterans Day Parade, Festival, and 5K/10K Run

Saturday, November 10, 2018 PARADE   10 am – 12 pm Starting at Colfax & Bannock and ending at Civic Center Park, come salute our local heroes and show your pride and patriotism. Denver’s parade presents wars from throughout our Nation’s history.   MORE > FESTIVAL   12 – 3 pm • Following the Parade in Civic Center Park Join local Veterans organizations and supporters immediately following the Parade at Civic Center Park. This family-friendly event offers FREE admission, a music stage, kids & family activities, military displays,…

Posted in Community Event, Military Appreciation

Oct 24

October 24, 2018

5th Annual Veterans’ Appreciation Dinner & Concert – 3Nov18

Operation One Nation is offering its 5th Annual Veterans’ Appreciation Dinner, Concert, and Silent Auction. Music will be provided by Dakota Blonde and dinner is catered by Romano’s Italian Restaurant.  Saturday, November 3 from 5pm-8pm Bethany Lutheran Church, 4500 E Hampden Ave, Cherry Hills Village, CO The silent auction will raise funds to support Veterans and Military Families. Veterans and kids under 12 eat free. For others, please consider a $10 suggested donation. To RSVP or for more information, email…

Posted in Community Event, Military Appreciation

Oct 17

October 17, 2018

Join the Conversation about the Experience of War

Are you a civilian interested in learning more about the experience of veterans in conflict and at home? Or are you a U.S. military veteran, refugee, or immigrant who has experience in conflict? Please join us for Still Coming Home: Conversations about the Experience of War. In collaboration with the Denver Veterans Writers Workshop, Colorado Humanities collected creative writing by Denver-area writers in the recently published anthology Still Coming Home: Denver Veterans Writing, which will be provided as a shared text to foster conversation. Talk with the authors, editors, and other community members…

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Oct 11

October 11, 2018

Financial Planning Day for the Military – 10Nov18

 November 10th, 2018 from 9:00am-2:00pm  MSU Denver  Tivoli Student Union, 3rd floor  900 Auraria Pkwy  Denver, CO 80204   Join us for the Financial Planning Association (FPA) of Colorado’s free Denver Metro Military, Veteran and Family focused Financial Planning Day!  This no-cost event allows attendees to participate in one-on-one sessions with local CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ professionals to provide advice on specific concerns or areas of interest to attendees. In addition, the day offers workshop and classroom style learning that will cover…

Posted in Community Event, Finances, Military Appreciation

Oct 10

October 10, 2018

Denver Broncos Tailgate Party at Buckley AFB – 28Oct18

USO Denver is looking for Broncos Fans to join us for a tailgate party on Sunday, October 28th! We’ll have food, games, and of course the Broncos vs the Kansas City Chiefs game on the big screens at the LDC on Buckley AFB. Everyone is welcome! All currently serving military members in all branches and components are invited along with their families (Military ID Required for access to Buckley AFB), though we do ask you to RSVP here: https://usodenver.ticketleap.com/broncos-tailgate/ so…

Posted in Child and Youth, Community Event, Fun!

Oct 9

October 9, 2018

Corn Maze Autumn Adventure for Military Spouses – 20Oct18

Join USO Denver and other Military Spouses for a couple hours of fall fun and adventure and company as we connect with one another – Saturday, October 20 from 1pm-3:30pm. We’ll meet at the Corn Maze and get to know each other a little bit before teaming up to go through the corn maze and explore the other fall activities available at the Fritzler Farm Park (20861 Co Rd 33, La Salle, CO 80645). Register at https://usodenversalute2spouses.ticketleap.com/autumn-adventure/. Ticket cost will be covered…

Posted in Community Event, Fun!, Military Appreciation

Oct 3

October 3, 2018

Veterans Resource and Job Fair – 6Oct18

Saturday, October 6, 2018, from 9am-1pm  Hudson Garden & Events Center (6115 S Santa Fe, Littleton, CO 80120) The 16th Annual Veterans Resource & Job Fair offers hundreds of career opportunities! Bring your DD214 and updated resume for these Veteran-friendly employers. This event is FREE to Veterans and their Families. For more information, email denverevents@entercom.com.

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Oct 3

October 3, 2018

15-year Anniversary Celebration of the 100th Missile Defense Brigade

The commander of the 100th Missile Defense Brigade (Ground-based Midcourse Defense), Colonel Kevin R. Kick, and Brigade Command Sergeant Major Jeffery F. Coker request the pleasure of your company at the fifteen-year anniversary celebration of the 100th Missile Defense Brigade (GMD). Friday, October 26, at 3:00pm. Space Foundation Headquarters and Discovery Center (4425 Arrowswest Dr, Colorado Springs, CO 80907) Please view your invitation and RSVP at the following link: https://einvitations.afit.edu/inv/anim.cfm?i=417144&k=066045087F53 If you are unable to click on the link, please…

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