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Apr 20

April 20, 2018

Celebrating Gratitude – Letter Writing Campaign

Celebrating Gratitude: Making the Connection Between the Gift of Freedom and Those Who Worked to Provide It Please join the Celebrating Gratitude Committee of Northern Colorado in expressing our heartfelt gratitude to Veterans this Memorial Day weekend! Visit http://www.celebratinggratitude.org for more information. We encourage you and the people you know to join the community in celebrating gratitude in several ways: If you are an individual: 1.    Write a personal letter of gratitude to a specific veteran you know. Deliver the letter…

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Apr 19

April 19, 2018

Warrior Poets: Poetry Workshop for Military and Veterans

April is National Poetry Month, and the Colorado Springs Fine Art Center at Colorado College is honoring our heroes by offering a poetry workshop geared toward those who have served. This workshop uses a myriad of strategies to enable those who have served to express complex emotions clearly and succinctly, accurately communicating their unique experienced and personal truths. Saturday, April 21 from 6:30pm-8:30pm Bemis School of Art at the Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at Colorado College Free for veterans and…

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Apr 5

April 5, 2018

Give an Hour – FREE, Confidential Counseling for Military Families

Give an Hour offers no cost, confidential counseling In person, by phone, and through video Visit www.giveanhour.org to set up an appointment with a local provider.

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Apr 5

April 5, 2018

Women of Service Tea Party – 14Apr18

Join VFW Post 3917 for the annual Tea Party for Women of Service! Saturday, April 14 from 2pm-4pm 4715 Clearview Dr, CO Springs, CO 80911 Tea, snacks, door prizes, fun, and stories. Please RSVP to Amber at 719-659-5993 or Julie at 719-459-5332 to confirm. Don’t forget to bring a picture of yourself serving! For more information, visit http://www.womenveteransofcolorado.org/military-veterans-women/women-service-tea-party-april-14-2018-colorado-springs-co/.

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Apr 4

April 4, 2018

Buckley ITT offers discounted tickets

Before you buy tickets, check to see if your local ITT office offers discounts. The Butterfly Pavilion is one of the local attractions for which Service Members and Families can purchase discounted tickets. Attraction: Butterfly Pavilion Location: Westminster (about a 45 minute drive from Buckley) ITT Price: Adult = $8.00, Child (ages 2-12) = $5.00, Children under 2 are FREE Gate Price: Adult = $12.00, Child (ages 2-12) = $8.00, Children under 2 are FREE Info: The Butterfly Pavilion is…

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Mar 30

March 30, 2018

Veterans are Eligible for a FREE 1-year Premium Career Subscription with LinkedIn

A Premium Account with LinkedIn ensures that you are a featured applicant when you apply through the LinkedIn portal. Also, it provides competitive intelligence about current applicants for positions. Another benefit is an inside look at the hiring company for a job posting. Yet another benefit of the Premium Career Subscription is the ability to search by salary level for a job in your career field. To be eligible for this offer, you must meet all of the following requirements: Be a current or former U.S. military service…

Posted in Employment, Military Appreciation

Mar 28

March 28, 2018

2018 Vietnam War Anniversary Commemoration Ceremony

In honor of Vietnam Veterans, join us for this 2018 Vietnam War Anniversary Commemoration Ceremony. Thursday, March 29 at 9am Fort Logan National Cemetery, Shelter A

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Mar 21

March 21, 2018

Suits for Soldiers

Public Service Credit Union is providing a Suits for Soldiers event on Thursday, March 29 & Friday, March 30 from 10am-7pm at the Lone Tree location: 10000 Park Meadows Dr, Lone Tree, CO 80124. This second annual Suits for Soldiers event provides FREE business battle wear to current and former servicemen and servicewomen. In conjunction with Arc Thrift Stores, Farmers Insurance Denver, District 27 and No Barriers USA, PSCU seeks to provide military personnel entering the civilian workforce with the clothing they need to…

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Mar 9

March 9, 2018

Nominate a 2018 Military Person of the Year

For forty-two years, the Aurora Chamber of Commerce has joined with the business community to recognize and honor American service members assigned to units in the Aurora and Denver Metro area through the Annual Armed Forces Recognition Luncheon. This prestigious event, sponsored by Colorado Technical University and coordinated by the Chamber’s Defense Council, recognizes the growing number of active duty service members in the area. It also reaches out to those who serve in the National Guard and Reserve. The luncheon…

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Mar 1

March 1, 2018

Vail Resorts offering $99 Epic Passes for Military for ’18-’19 Season

Vail Resorts’ industry-shifting Epic Pass turns 10 this month and, as part of a series of upcoming deals to celebrate the anniversary, the resort operator is offering $99 passes to all active and retired military and expects to funnel $1.5 million in donations to veteran organizations. The $99 2018-19 Military Epic Pass is for active and retired members of the U.S., Canadian, and Australian military and their dependents. For every Epic Pass sold, Vail Resorts will donate $1 to the…

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