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#VetResources is a weekly newsletter for Veterans, their Families, Caregivers, and Survivors.

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New ‘Veteran Finder’ App Launches For Veterans Day

Together We Served is proud to offer all Veterans the opportunity to find and connect with the people they served with using the new, easy-to-use ‘Veteran Finder’ Mobile App. Download for FREE on all Android and Apple phones.


Join the Veterans Day Townhall / Q&A with Secretary McDonough

Thursday, November 11th, at 3 pm ET


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SECVA will answer questions on InflationBurn Pits, Mental Health Services, Disability Claims, Medical Marijuana, Caregivers and Survivors, Community Care, Billing, Post-9/11 GI Bill, LGBTQ+, Electronic Healthcare Record, COVID-19, Dental, and Homeless Veterans.

These questions were submitted via RallyPoint. Check out VA's answers to hundreds of Veteran questions.



 Events this Week

Nov. 11 - Veterans Day Q&A w/ Secretary Denis McDonough
Nov. 11 - National Veterans Day at ANC Observance presented by VA
Nov. 11 - Veterans Day 2021 Virtual Program - National Museum of the Pacific War
Nov. 11 - World War II Memorial Tribute
Nov. 11 - Virtual Veterans Day Ceremony Alexandria, LA
Nov. 11 - National Veterans Memorial and Museum Virtual Ceremony
Nov. 11 - 14 - Free Special National Screening of Modern Warrior LIVE
Nov. 11 - Veterans Day Football Hall of Fame Event & Expo - Canton, Ohio
Nov. 11 - Blue Star Families - Veterans Day Blood Drive - Dayton, Ohio
Nov. 12 - Free Dental Day for Veterans in Southern Wisconsin
Nov. 13 - Stress and Trauma Discussion: Red Cross Massachusetts
Nov. 13 - Minority Vets Equity, Inclusion, and Justice Summit
Nov. 15 - RallyPoint - Veterans Experience Live (VetXL) Maine Veterans Q&A
Nov. 16 - Caregiving for Wounded, Ill, Injured or Aging Veterans
Nov. 16 - Doing Business with VA
Nov. 16 - Procurement Readiness for Veteran Owned Small Businesses
Nov. 16 - Stress Solutions: Red Cross Central Appalachia Region
Nov. 17 - Effective Interpersonal Communications: Red Cross Massachusetts
Nov. 17 - Transgender Awareness Month Presentation
Nov. 17 - Taking Control of Your Taxes
Nov. 17 - G.I. Jobs Virtual Career Expo
Nov. 17 - Customer Experience Careers for Veterans



Veterans Day 2021 Discounts

Walgreens 20% off for military, Veterans and their families. 

Target 10% off for all U.S. active-duty military personnel, Veterans and their families. 

Buffalo Wild Wings free order of 10 boneless wings and fries for Veterans and service members.


Why I get my health care at VA: Charles Story

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Happy 246th Birthday United States Marine Corps

Happy Birthday and Semper Fi Marines! Today, United States Marines everywhere celebrate a proud legacy of 246 years of battlefield prowess.

"The work of our Marine Veterans is a living testament to the faith Marines keep with each other, with our Corps and our country." - Commandant of the Marine Corps Gen. David H. Berger. Watch the annual birthday message delivered by General Berger and Sergeant Major of the Marine Corps, Sgt. Maj. Troy Black.


Veteran Job postings

Field Service Engineer VA, DC, MD - remote - Baltimore, MD
HR Technology Projects Specialist - Houston, TX
Project Coordinator - Livermore, CA

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Veterans Day 'Call to Action,' says VA Secretary

Veterans Day should be a call to action for all Americans to serve those who have served, VA Secretary Denis McDonough said Nov. 9 during a National Press Club event in Washington, D.C.

While acknowledging Veterans Day is a day to honor Veterans and their sacrifice, McDonough said it’s a day to fulfill a solemn obligation.


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VA COVID-19: Updates | Chat | App | Weekly Report | Vaccine

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Veterans celebrate first Veterans Day as citizens

Veterans Day 2021 will be extra special for 12 military members who will celebrate it as U.S. citizens for the first time following a ceremony Nov. 9 at U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services headquarters in Maryland.


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Marine Corps Veteran Kelly Murphy, Winner of 'Tough as Nails'

In this week’s episode of Borne the Battle, we’re joined by Marine Corps Veteran and reality television star Kelly “Murph” Murphy, winner of the first season of the CBS series Tough As Nails. Join us as Murphy talks about making the transition from soldier to civilian, the difference between managers and leaders, surprisingly becoming a clothing model and why you should never pass up an opportunity.



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Asics 40% off retail price online.

Apple 10% off products and accessories with

24 Hour Fitness $0 initiation and $5 off monthly dues.



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Veterans Crisis Line1-800-273-8255 and press 1, Chat, or Text 838255
Vet Centers: 1-877-927-8387
Homeless Veteran Resources: 1-877-424-3838 or Chat
White House VA Hotline1-855-948-2311

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