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New Hampshire Veteran Business Owners

Here’s our recently updated list of profiled businesses in the Granite State owned by veterans (VOBs | VOSBs), active duty military, reservists, service disabled veterans (SDVOSBs | DVBEs) and Military Spouses.  Also has nonprofit organizations listed as well that directly or indirectly help the veteran and military community! Veteran Owned Business has recently updated the New Hampshire veteran owned business… Read more
Puerto Rico Veteran Owned Businesses

Puerto Rico Veteran Business Owners

Here’s our recently updated list of profiled businesses on the Island of Enchantment owned by veterans (VOBs | VOSBs), active duty military, reservists, service disabled veterans (SDVOSBs | DVBEs) and Military Spouses.  Also has nonprofit organizations listed as well that directly or indirectly help the veteran and military community! Veteran Owned Business has recently updated the Puerto Rico veteran owned… Read more
FitBit Health Solutions - Veterans Affairs

VA, Fitbit help support Veteran health and wellness during COVID-19 pandemic

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) announced today a new initiative with Fitbit that will provide eligible Veterans, caregivers and VA staff with access to Fitbit programs and services to help manage stress, improve sleep and increase physical activity during the COVID-19 pandemic. The initiative will be focused on participants who currently use Fitbit devices. VA has… Read more
HappyNewYear2021 - Veteran Owned Business

Happy New Year from VOB!

All of us here at VOB wish you a very safe and prosperous New Year! Be sure to follow us through our social networks and also regularly visit our news blog (VOBeacon) for latest updates with our system as well as for other things happening in 2021 including (click below for more information): Ability to submit your upcoming events directly… Read more
Covid-19 First Vaccine at VA Bedford

VA administers over 55,000 COVID-19 vaccine doses in two weeks

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) announced today that it has administered initial COVID-19 vaccine doses to more than 5,000 Veterans residing in its Community Living Centers and Spinal Cord Injury and Disorders Centers and more than 50,000 health care employees in its first two weeks (Dec. 14-Dec. 27) of providing COVID-19 vaccines. VA began vaccinating Veterans… Read more
Covid-19 First Vaccine at VA Bedford

VA begins COVID-19 vaccinations

WASHINGTON —  The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) announced today, the New Orleans and Bedford, Massachusetts VA Medical Centers are the first two department facilities to begin administration of COVID-19 vaccinations to frontline health care employees and Veterans residing in long-term care Community Living and Spinal Cord Injury and Disorder centers. See here for a photo of the first… Read more
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VA announces initial plans for COVID-19 vaccine distribution

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) today announced a preliminary plan for distributing COVID-19 vaccinations it will implement once the Food and Drug Administration issues an emergency use authorization for a vaccine. VA has worked in close coordination with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and Operation Warp Speed to plan for COVID-19 vaccination of VA… Read more