Tagged: veteran business

International Franchise Association (IFA) Offers Scholarships, Training and Career Opportunities for Veterans

The IFA Educational Foundation now offers a Veteran’s Scholarship fund.  The fund provides a $2,500 annual scholarship to a qualified Veteran of the U.S. military.  The purpose is to encourage his or her pursuit of continuing education focused on entrepreneurial studies. The Veterans Scholarship Fund is made possible with the support of Michael Seid & Associations LLC, Figaro’s Italian Pizza,… Read more

October 27th Marks 25th Anniversary for Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Philadelphia

On Saturday, October 27, the Philadelphia Vietnam Veterans Memorial will honor its veterans with a series of events and activities centered around re-telling the amazing stories of the 646 city servicemen who gave their lives in that conflict. “We talk frequently of ‘war stories’ but it’s really these ‘Warrior Stories’ that deserve telling in Philadelphia,” Project Director, Terry A. Williamson… Read more

VA Connecticut Security Monitors Project: 100% Set Aside for SDVOSBs

Attention Service Disabled Veteran Business Owners: 67–100% SERVICE DISABLED VETERAN OWNED SMALL BUSINESS SET-ASIDE. INSTALL VA-SUPPLIED SECURITY MONITORS. SITE VISIT SCHEDULED FOR 9/20/2011 @ 1:00 PM QUOTATION DUE OCTOBER 3, 2011 NLT 10:00 AM Solicitation Number: VA24111RQ1378 Agency: Department of Veterans Affairs Office: VA Connecticut Health Care System Location: Department of Veterans Affairs Connecticut Health Care System Notice Type: Modification/Amendment… Read more

8/23/2011 – Rochester Regional Veteran Owned Business Expo and Matchmaker Event Scheduled

Attention Rochester Regional Veteran Owned Businesses: Rochester Regional Veterans Business Council announces The 2011 Business Expo August 23, 2011 – 7:30 AM – 3:00 PM Rochester Plaza Hotel 70 State Street, Rochester, NY 14614 Register for the Expo and Matchmaker- VBC Member Register for the Expo and Matchmaker – Non-VBC Member Invited special guest: U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand An opportunity… Read more

Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) Manufacturing Webinar – Defense Logistics Agency

Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business Webinar Solicitation Number: SP0700 Agency: Defense Logistics Agency Office: DLA Acquisition Locations Location: DLA Land and Maritime Date: July 21, 2011 (2:30PM until 3:30PM) Synopsis: Added: Jul 07, 2011 11:41 am DLA Land & Maritime, Small Business Programs Office will be conducting a Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) Webinar on July 21,… Read more

Minnesota Reservist and Veteran Business Loan Program Announced

Attention Minnesota Veterans, Reservists, Active Duty Military and Service Disabled Veterans: New business loan program announced for Minnesota reservists and veterans. The Minnesota Reservist and Veteran Business Loan Program provides business loans to companies that are affected when certain employees are called to active military duty and to individual veterans who have returned from active duty and want to start… Read more