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NASA Jet Propulsion Lab

JPL Opportunity: Surface Biology and Geology (SBG) Thermal Infrared (TIR) Instrument Request for Information (RFI)

Small Business Programs Office Jet Propulsion Laboratory Pasadena, California The California Institute of Technology (Caltech) Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL), operating under a prime contract with the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), is seeking responses from U.S. organizations for the below Request for Information (RFI). Title: Surface Biology and Geology (SBG) Thermal Infrared (TIR) Instrument RFI Number: DDC-2671-TIR Published Date:… Read more
Department of Veterans Affairs

VA announces new options to help Veterans avoid foreclosure

WASHINGTON — The Department of Veterans Affairs is offering a new COVID-19 Refund Modification option to assist Veterans who require a significant reduction in their monthly mortgage payments because of the COVID-19 pandemic. In some cases, Veterans can receive a 20% payment reduction — in others, the reduction can be even larger. This new option is part of the of… Read more
Active Military and Veterans Appreciation Discounts

Active Ongoing Military/Veterans Appreciation Discounts

The following list details military/veterans appreciation discounts available–year round–to active duty military and/or veterans and/or military families. Visit Your Military Veterans Discounts as we continue to build a full list *Please be sure to double check all offers (call them if need be)* *Proof of military service is required at most places* *Most cannot be combined with other offers/discounts* *A… Read more
9/11 Tribute Concert on 11 September 2021 in Early Texas - Featuring Escape The Essential Journey Experience and Walk this Way bands.

9/11 Tribute Concert at The Stagecoache Event Center in Early Texas – September 11, 2021

The Stagecoache Event Center, Visit Early Visit Often and the Dubon Family Foundation are hosting a 9/11 Tribute Concert on Saturday, September 11th. We are still accepting event sponsors, vendors and food trucks. There will be food and drinks, an aerial flyover, Honor Guard Presenting the Colors, uniformed military member from “Tops in Blue” singing the national anthem and two… Read more
Veteran Owned Business Home Inspector Verified Member Badge

Nearly 500 Veteran Owned Home Inspection Businesses

With nearly 500 home inspection businesses from all around the #USA – if you are buying a house (commercial too) and need an inspection… why not use a veteran owned home inspection business (also active duty military, reservist owned and military spouse owned)! https://www.veteranownedbusiness.com/346/home-inspection-companies And if you are a veteran (or active duty military, reservist and/or military spouse) and own… Read more
Calling all minority-owned, woman-owned, veteran-owned and other diverse-owned small businesses. Lowe’s is teaming up again with Daymond John, star of ABC’s Shark Tank, to provide mentoring and networking opportunities to give your business the ultimate lift.

Veteran Owned Business Members: Apply for The Opportunity to Pitch Your Product to Lowe’s Executives

Calling all minority-owned, woman-owned, veteran-owned and other diverse-owned small businesses. Lowe’s is teaming up again with Daymond John, star of ABC’s Shark Tank, to provide mentoring and networking opportunities to give your business the ultimate lift. Apply for the opportunity to pitch to Lowe’s executives to land your product on Lowes.com or in stores. Deadline: 11:59 p.m. PST on 7/30/21.… Read more
Symonds-Madison Complimentary Memorial Tree promotion

New Post-Covid Funeral Home Campaign – It’s Not Too Late to Celebrate Your Loved One’s Life! 

Symonds-Madison Funeral Home Launches Campaign to Encourage Families Who delayed or skipped a funeral service during the Covid-19 Pandemic to plan a Special Celebration of Life that Allows Everyone to Attend In Partnership with Platt Hill Nursery, Free Memorial Trees will be Provided to Families who Book a Celebration of Life by September 1, 2021  Elgin, Ill. – Symonds-Madison Funeral… Read more