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Feb 8

February 8, 2018

Portraits of Love – 24Feb18

USO Denver is excited to host Portraits of Love again this year! This is a USO program sponsored by the Imaging Alliance that connects military families with the talents of professional photographers, resulting in a free family photo shoot. We will be working with military families from all branches and all components (active duty, currently serving national guard and reservists) of the military. USO Volunteers will be onsite assisting with check-in, and supporting our photographers. This year’s event will be…

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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.

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Jan 19

January 19, 2018

YMCA Mission 623 – Military Getaways!

Mission 623 provides a rejuvenating family experience through the YMCA of the Rockies’ Military Getaway Package, which is intended for Families who are facing deployment or reconnecting after returning home from Active duty (which means National Guard Families are always eligible!). The Military Getaway Package provides two nights of family bonding in either of their lodges (Snow Mountain Ranch at Granby or Estes Park Center), six family meals shared together, and many free and affordable family activities on the YMCA…

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Jan 16

January 16, 2018

Student Loan Interest Exemption during Qualifying Service

Service members are exempt from paying interest for up to 60 months on certain student loans while serving in an area that qualifies them for special pay. Service members and veterans may receive a refund if they overpaid interest during previous periods of qualifying service. The Department of Defense, Department of Education and Department of Veterans Affairs are working to inform eligible military borrowers of this benefit and how to take advantage. Check out the facts and learn how to…

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Nov 22

November 22, 2017

Season’s Greetings from your Command!

Governor Hickenlooper shares his appreciation for your service and his wishes for a safe and happy holiday: https://youtu.be/qe1NEUR4XK4. Also, Major General & Mrs. Michael Loh and Command Sergeant Major and Mrs. Bill Woods share a message of hope and thanks: https://youtu.be/ur-GAO6qR4s.    

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Nov 8

November 8, 2017

Denver Veterans Day Parade & Festival

Join us as Denver comes together to celebrate and commemorate our nation’s heroes. (Hosted by Colorado Veterans Project) For more information, visit www.denverveteransday.com. The Denver Veterans Day Parade is comprised of local Veterans organizations and supporters. Thousands of spectators line Civic Center Park and nearby streets to show respect and honor for our local Veterans. Please join the community in the appreciation of our Veterans and support this important cause. The Parade is broken down into serials that represent a…

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Oct 25

October 25, 2017

Veterans Appreciation Dinner & Concert

Saturday, November 4 5:30pm-9pm Bethany Lutheran Church 4500 E Hampden Ave, Cherry Hills Village, CO 80113 Dinner and the Concert are FREE For those who are able, the suggested donation for dinner is $10/plate. Join Bethany Lutheran Church for a dinner from Romano’s honoring our Active Duty Military Members, Veterans, and their Families. Dinner will be followed by a Dakota Blonde concert. RSVP to Janet at janet@bethany-denver.org or 303-300-3317 by November 1 to secure your seats.

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Oct 19

October 19, 2017

Veteran’s Day Specials

On Veteran’s Day, many organizations would like to thank you for your service. Below are six links for websites to check out some of these available offerings. Among them are a free day of skiing/snowboarding at Copper Mountain*, free oil change; free hair cut; free CPR training; 5%-25% off retailers like Bed, Bath, & Beyond; and many restaurant deals for free breakfast, lunch, dinner, or snacks! https://www.thebalance.com/veterans-day-free-meals-1357348 https://www.offers.com/veterans-day/ http://www.military.com/veterans-day/veterans-day-military-discounts.html http://www.operationwearehere.com/VeteransDayPromotions.html https://iveteransday.org/veterans-day-deals https://www.discountsoldier.com/2017-veterans-day-military-discounts/ * To take advantage of the Copper Mountain…

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Oct 13

October 13, 2017

Aspen Snowmass Military Ski Week – 13-20DEC17

Challenge America, in conjunction with Aspen Skiing Company and Snowmass Tourism, is offering amazing discounts to the Military on lift tickets, lodging, and more the week of December 13-20, 2017. This week will also feature a John Denver Christmas Concert at the historic Wheeler Opera House in Aspen. To learn more, visit the event website: www.militaryskiweek.org. For a glimpse of the event, watch their promotional video at https://vimeo.com/235353818.

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Oct 11

October 11, 2017

Von Miller Football 101 Women’s Clinic

October 16 Commerce City, CO 20 slots are available for the upcoming Von Miller Women’s Clinic for women in the Guard or Guard Spouses. Register at http://pro.camp/w1CAlfe. Event highlights include cocktail hour, a Covergirl makeover, and football basics with Von Miller.

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