Oct 11

October 11, 2017

USO Denver & Denver Nuggets Basketball Clinic for Military Youth

November 6 5pm-6:30pm USO Denver has teamed up with the Denver Nuggets NBA Team Alumni Players, Dancers, and Rocky, to host a basketball clinic for 8-14 year-old military kids. They have space for 60 participants on Monday Evening, November 6th. Check-in starts at 1700 hrs and the event will begin promptly at 1730. The clinic will end at 1830. For more details and to register, please visit: https://usodenver.ticketleap.com/nuggetsclinic2017/   If you have any questions, please contact Gayle Melges at 720-550-3330 or gmelges@uso.org.

Posted in Child and Youth, Community Event

Oct 11

October 11, 2017

National Guard Volunteer Awards FY17

You still have time to nominate a deserving volunteer for this year’s FY2017 National Guard Family Programs Volunteer Awards. Nominations close at 11:59pm, 15 October 2017. An overview of the awards and award process is provided in the FY2017 National Guard Volunteer Awards Booklet: https://www.jointservicessupport.org/L/89G709. There are a total of seven (7) award categories. There are five (5) award categories for individual volunteers; one award category for each an Army and an Air Guard family; and one (1) award category for public/community organizations. Each award category has…

Posted in Community Resource

Oct 5

October 5, 2017

FREE Tickets for DreamHack-Denver!

DreamHack is bringing the world’s largest video game festival to Denver October 20-22 at the National Western Complex. Featuring a 24 hour LAN party, professional PC/console esports competitions with over $250,000 on the line, tournaments open to the public, drone racing, drone combat, learn to fly a drone, tabletop games, panels, freeplay gaming zones, indie games, expo hall, cosplay competition, archery tag and live music Saturday featuring DJ Vanic; there’s something for everyone at DreamHack. Find more details at https://denver.dreamhack.com. DreamHack…

Posted in Community Event

Oct 5

October 5, 2017

Confidential Help…Non-medical counseling

Military OneSource offers confidential, convenient services to assist during life’s challenges. Sessions are available face-to-face, by telephone, through secure online chat, or video chat.

Posted in Health, Resilience

Oct 4

October 4, 2017

Military Spouse Career Event

Join Hiring our Heroes for a special career event for military spouses. Thursday, November 9 Peterson AFB Register at HiringOurHeroes.org

Posted in Employment

Oct 4

October 4, 2017

H&R Block Military Scholarship

H&R Block considers military spouses and wounded warriors excellent candidates for their scholarship that provides FREE Income Tax Course materials. Visit your local H&R Block District Office to obtain a scholarship certificate. Then you can contact 800-HRBLOCK (472-5625) to find a class that works for you. **This is not an endorsement of any organization but an item of general interest to the members of the CONG.**

Posted in Employment

Oct 4

October 4, 2017

RSP Newsletter – October 2017

Take a look at what’s happening in the RSP (Recruit Sustainment Program)!

Posted in Government Resource

Oct 4

October 4, 2017

Annual Homeless Veterans Stand Down

The Annual Stand Down offers many services for Homeless Veterans: Employment Services Legal Services Homeless Court Medical Services Haircuts Clothing Housing Referrals Disability Claims Care Kits Breakfast & Lunch Veterinary Services Five locations available on five different dates in Colorado: October 4-5 Durango, CO ………………………………………… Tuesday, October 17 9am-2pm Colorado Springs City Auditorium 221 E Kiowa St, CO Springs, CO 80903 Visit www.epchvc.org for more information. ………………………………………………………… Friday, October 27 9am-1pm First Congregational Church 1425 North 5th St, Grand Junction,…

Posted in Community Event

Oct 4

October 4, 2017

Building Healthy Relationships – Dynamic Group Discussion 18OCT17

Join Military OneSource for a Dynamic Group Discussion Building Healthy Relationships: Coping with Stress as a Military Couple Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2017, 12pm-1pm MST Facilitated by: Tami Walker, LMHC Register for the event online https://militaryonesource.zoom.us/webinar/register/ece92e8bb8e 040c934538d7d4481ef37 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. All couples face a variety of stressors. Military couples may add deployments, frequent moves and other aspects of…

Posted in Resilience

Oct 3

October 3, 2017

DAV Recruit Military Job Fair – 1NOV17

Job Opportunities * Continuing Education Opportunities * Business Ownership Opportunities Register at RecruitMilitary.com/ColoradoSprings  

Posted in Employment