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Free Career Guidance from America’s Top Companies

The average starting annual salary for Veterans who use American Corporate Partners (ACP) is $93,000. ACP connects post-9/11 Veterans with corporate professionals for customized mentorships. 

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Upcoming Events

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JOB FAIRS
Nashville VBA Hiring Fair – Feb 23
SkillBridge Exploration & Hiring Fair – Feb 28
Salt Lake City VBA Hiring Fair – Feb 28
American Legion National Capital Region Hiring Fair – Feb 28
Vets to Manufacturing Virtual Hiring Fair – Feb 28
Career Networking Event with DoD Contractor Companies – Mar 1
Chicago VBA Hiring Fair – Mar 2
Military Community Job Fair at Fort Riley – Mar 2


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RESOURCES
Wounded Veteran Family Care – Feb 27
VBA Career Information Session – Mar 1
Veterans Benefits Seminar by DAV – Mar 1


community

COMMUNITY
Brick by Brick Esports Stream – Feb 22
Coffee & Community Series – Feb 23


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200 Remote Jobs from Veteran-friendly Employers

The opportunity to work from home offers excellent flexibility for Veterans who—whether due to family matters, disabilities or other issues—lack the luxury of commuting to the office every day. Check out this list of 200 remote jobs from Veteran-friendly employers.

JOBS


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‘Reflecting Back’ – Military Memories Competition. Your Chance to Win $250!

Who or what influenced your decision to join the military? Which branch did you select and what do you remember most about joining up?


Learn more about how eating problems may be related to other conditions that should be addressed, such as chronic pain, guilt, depression, and problems with drugs.


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Five Unique Jobs with Veterans’ Preference

At VA, serving our nation’s heroes calls for more than just health care professionals. See if your military experience qualifies you for one of these lesser-known careers.

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Hire Vets Medallion Award, Apply by April 30

Did you know that employers of all sizes can receive an award from the U.S. Department of Labor for their efforts to recruit, employ and retain America’s Veterans? The 2023 HIRE Vets Medallion Award Program is now accepting applications.

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Veteran Jobs

Technology & Engineering

Software Engineer (multiple locations)

Quality Process Coordinator (Houston, TX)

Business

Aston Carter – L&D Coordinator (Hanover, MD)

Project Administrator (Miami, FL)

Project Design Manager (Washington, DC)

Commissioning Manager (Washington, DC)

Construction Project Manager (Kansas City, MO)

Agriculture & Technical Jobs

Wastewater Operator (Chicago, IL)

Aircraft Mechanic (Patrick AFB, FL)

Sr. Boiler Technician (Austin & Houston, TX)

Social Services & Medical

Director of Veteran Support Services (St. Louis, MO)

Speech Therapist (Remote) – Texas

Speech Pathology (Remote) – California

LCSW Social Worker (Remote) – Louisiana


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

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CaringBridge provides free, secure and personal websites — as a dedicated platform — to assist family and friends in communicating with loved ones during any type of health journey. Read the story about how one Soldier benefits from this free resource on his difficult health journey.

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Cole Haan 20% discount for Active Duty, Reservists, National Guard, Retirees and Veterans.

Tonal $200 off home gym equipment for active duty, Veterans and family members.

Lowes 10% off eligible purchases.

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VA News:  

VA Welcome Kit

Download the VA Welcome Kit

 VA WELCOME KIT

 

Find a VA facility near you.

 FACILITY LOCATOR

VA is here for you.

1-800-MyVA411 (800-698-2411) is always the right number

Veterans Crisis Line988 and press 1, Chat, or Text 838255
Vet Centers: 1-877-927-8387
Homeless Veteran Resources: 1-877-424-3838 or Chat


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Update Your Address and Contact Information Online

Are you moving, currently receiving benefits or prescriptions, or enrolled in VA health care and want to know how to change your address? You can update your personal contact information anytime, anywhere through VA.gov. Log in or create a free VA.gov account today!

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