Tagged: United States Armed Forces

Celebrating the 5th Annual Women Veterans Day

Calling all female Veterans! There is a day set aside just for you. Join us June 9th at the Holiday Inn S. Broadway, Tyler from 6-8PM   This event is to honor the work of women in the United States Armed Forces and recognize the unique challenges that they have faced. REGISTER NOW … Read more

United States Armed Forces, Veterans, and Eligible Spouses’ Career Fair

The District of Columbia’ Department of Employment Services (DOES) presents Jobs for Veterans State Grant (JVSG) Career Fair The District of Columbia’ Department of Employment Services (DOES), Jobs for Veterans’ State Grants Program is hosting and facilitating a Job Fair for Veterans. This is an in-person event on Thursday, February 16, 2023 at 4058 Minnesota Avenue NE, Washington, DC 20019 starting promptly at 09:30 am.… Read more

National Association of Black Military Women Installation of Officers

The NABMW Installation of Officers is inspirational in nature and leaves the officers and community with a sense of appreciation. The National Association of Black Military Women (NABMW) is an association of women located throughout the country who are veterans or current members of the United States Armed Forces. It was founded under the former name of “The Black WAAC,… Read more
Armed Forces Appreciation Luncheon - FireKeepers Casino Hotel

Armed Forces Appreciation Luncheon – FireKeepers Casino Hotel

The Greater Battle Creek Area to Salute the United States Armed Forces   The Battle Creek Area Chamber of Commerce’s Military Affairs Committee presents the General of the Army Omar N. Bradley Service Awards to all of the military installations, along with several other distinguished acknowledgements, at the Chamber’s Armed Forces Appreciation Luncheon. Also, the Chamber presents the Community Service… Read more

United States Celebrates 2015 Armed Forces Week (May 9th – 17th)

Armed Forces Week Starts: Saturday May 9th (2nd Saturday in May) Armed Forces Day: Saturday, May 16th (3rd Saturday in May) Armed Forces Week Ends: Sunday May 17th (Sunday after Armed Forces Day) Armed Forces Week is traditionally scheduled to coincide with Armed Forces Day and offers an opportunity for our community to express its gratitude to our military for their… Read more

United States Celebrates 2014 Armed Forces Week – May 10th thru 18th

Armed Forces Week Starts: Saturday May 10th (2nd Saturday in May) Armed Forces Day: Saturday, May 17th (3rd Saturday in May) Armed Forces Week Ends: Sunday May 18th (Sunday after Armed Forces Day) Armed Forces Week is traditionally scheduled to coincide with Armed Forces Day and offers an opportunity for our community to express its gratitude to the military for their… Read more

Armed Forces Day: May 18th We Pay Special Tribute To The Men And Women Of The Armed Forces

On August 31, 1949, Secretary of Defense Louis Johnson announced the creation of an Armed Forces Day to replace separate Army, Navy and Air Force Days. The single-day celebration stemmed from the unification of the Armed Forces under one department — the Department of Defense. Each of the military leagues and orders was asked to drop sponsorship of its specific… Read more