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

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Upcoming Events


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G.I. Jobs Virtual Job Fair – Feb 23
San Diego Veterans Job Fair – Feb 23

Job Trainings

Making the Most of a Job Fair – Feb 16
Resources for Veteran Entrepreneurs – Feb 17
Job Tools, Resume and LinkedIn Workshop – Feb 17
Veteran & MilSpouse Resume Workshop – Feb 17
Heroes Connect: Military to Manufacturing Featuring Amazon – Feb 22
Military to Civilian Transition-More Than Finding a Job – Feb 23
Job Search Strategies – Feb 23


Veterans Claims Clinic – Feb 17
Online Fitness Workshop – Feb 18
Environmental Exposures and Burn Pits Q & A – Feb 22
VETLANTA Q1 2023 Summit – Feb 22


Esports & Gaming Community Twitch Stream – Feb 19

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March 8: Listening Session on VA Family Coordinator Program

The American Red Cross' Military and Veteran Caregiver Network is working with VA to host a listening session on March 8 from 2-3:30 p.m. ET to hear from Veterans on a new VA Family Coordinator program. The session is virtual and space is limited. Sign up to participate.


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Free Guide Offers Valuable Career Tips for Veterans, Service Members

The Mother Of All Transition Guides from G.I. Jobs is packed with tips for career success for active-duty service members and recently discharged Veterans. All G.I. Jobs resources are free for transitioning service members, military spouses and Veterans and their spouses.


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Get Ready to Make a Difference: Win $50,000 for Planning and Managing a Veterans’ Event

The Bob Woodruff Foundation is giving away $50,000 each to three winning organizations for planning and managing an impactful Veterans' event. The organization must take the lead on planning, managing and staffing the event, while the Bob Woodruff Foundation acts as the title sponsor.


Adjusting to civilian life after serving can be difficult. Learn how VA therapy helped one U.S. Army Veteran tackle his mental health challenges.

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Need Business Start-up Help? Get FREE Training and Become a Vetrepreneur 

Are you a Veteran with aspirations of entrepreneurship and business ownership? Warrior Rising's next free online course for Vetrepreneurs starts Feb. 22. Apply no later than Feb. 22 at 6 p.m. ET.


Tune in to episode 3 of the video series VA History in Focus: 100 Objects. In honor of Black History Month, this episode pays tribute to the more than 200,000 African Americans who served in the Union military during the Civil War

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Apply Now: All-Expense Paid Writing Seminar for Post-9/11 Gold Star Children

From May 8-12, 2023, The War Horse News will host a Writing Seminar for Post-9/11 Gold Star Children at the Lucky Spur Ranch in Justin, Texas. The seminar is expenses-paid for 12 participants, with travel, meals and room accommodations paid for by The War Horse. Mentors include award-winning authors, journalists and editors.


Veteran Jobs

Technology & Engineering

Project Engineer-Senior (Houston, TX)

Electrical Engineering Technician (Burlington, VT)

Production Control Specialist (Rockledge, FL)

Harness Install Tech (Burlington, VT)

Security & Law Enforcement

Contractor Special Security Officer (Reston, VA)

Community Corrections Recruit (Lexington, KY)


Area Buyer (Cleveland, OH) 

Human Resources Manager (Minneapolis, MN)

Skookum - Multiple Roles and Locations (WA)

Marketing and Sales Analyst (Pittsburgh, PA)

Requirements Analyst- Senior (Quantico, VA)

Requirements Analyst (Quantico, VA)

Social Services & Medical

JBAB Protestant Parish Coordinator Position (Washington D.C.)

Social Worker (Remote - Louisiana)

Speech Therapist (Remote - Texas)

Post a free job to RallyPoint's community consisting of nearly 2 million Veterans, spouses, caregivers and survivors.


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Princess Cruises Up to $250 of free onboard spending money on all cruises.

Evolve Skateboards $100 discount on your electric skateboard order (skateboard purchases only).

National Park Service Free annual pass.


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