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Holiday discounts and gift-giving guide for Veterans

The holidays are upon us and it’s time for the joy of giving. Check out this list of timely gift-giving options and discounts for Veterans and their families.

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 Events this Week

Dec. 9 – B2B: Reboot Entrepreneurial Training
Dec. 9 – Caregivers Workshop
Dec. 9 – Stress Solutions Workshop
Dec. 10 – Economic Development Initiative: Puerto Rico Virtual Panel Discussion
Dec. 10 – Creating Calmness in Stressful Times Workshop
Dec. 11 – Irreverent Warriors Silkies Hike – Key West, FL
Dec. 11 – Puerto Rico: Spouse Support Summit
Dec. 13 – Effective Communication Workshop
Dec. 13 – Stress Solutions Workshop
Dec. 14 – Entrepreneurship Training for Veterans
Dec. 14 – Stress Solutions Workshop
Dec. 14 – SBA Baltimore – Hour with Veterans
Dec. 14 – Yoga4Caregivers
Dec. 14 – Creating Calmness Workshop
Dec. 15 – VetXL – Indiana
Dec. 15 (12-1 p.m.) – Transitioning Successfully into Retirement
Dec. 15 (3-4 p.m.) – Transitioning Successfully into Retirement
Dec. 15 (7-8 p.m.) – Transitioning Successfully into Retirement

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Transferring GI Bill to Your Children, Raising Kids Who Aren’t Afraid of Eating

In this special holiday episode of VA News, Calvin Haskell, son of Navy Veteran Ron Haskell, discusses transferring your GI Bill benefits to your children and helping Veterans raise kids who aren’t afraid of eating. To learn more about these topics, click the link to watch the YouTube video.

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Practicing Mindfulness During the Holidays

The holiday season brings joy, happiness and often stress. There is no better time to practice mindfulness so that you can be present to manage the ups and downs of this busy season.

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Connecting with Other Veterans this Holiday Season: 12 Ways to Create Community

Holidays can be a difficult time for many Veterans. This is especially true for Veterans who may be separated from friends and family due to distance or COVID-19.

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Veteran Job Postings

Avionics Technician – Tulsa, OK
Avionics Technician – Arlington, TX
Avionics Technician – Tampa, FL


Post a free job to RallyPoint’s community consisting of nearly 2 million veterans, spouses, caregivers and survivors. If your company is looking to hire military connected people, please post the open job URL.

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Vets First Podcast: The Ongoing Battle: Josh Marino, Rob Otto Share About PTSD, Depression, Suicide

In this episode, Vets First Podcast hosts Levi Sowers and Brandon Rea interview Army Veteran Josh Marino to discuss the traumatic brain injuries (TBI) and internal injuries sustained during his service.

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Make the Connection: Alcohol or Drug Misuse

 

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Borne the Battle 264:  Afghanistan Withdrawal, Evacuation

This episode of Borne the Battle features four intrepid Afghanistan Veterans who discuss how they processed their tangled web of emotions as the Afghanistan withdrawal unfolded and reflect upon their service.

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social determinants podcast

Social Determinants of Health – Veteran Health Equity Podcast Episode 1

The Health Equity Office just dropped their new podcast series! The Veterans Health Equity Podcast, Leave No Veteran Behind, highlights efforts across VA to promote equitable health outcomes amongst America’s Veterans.

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My Amazon Warrior Story: Solving Some of the Globe’s Toughest Problems as an AF Reservist While Grounded in Mountain Life

Are you a Warrior in Transition? See if a career at Amazon works for you.

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Apple 10% off products and accessories with ID.me.

Lululemon 15% off online and in-store. Available for active military, Veterans, reservists and spouses.

Brooklyn Bedding 25% off discount and free shipping.

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