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Grand Lodge Veterans Affairs – Purple Heart Reception & Special Tribute

Grand Lodge Veterans Affairs Department Presents Purple Heart Reception And A Special Tribute to the Montford Point Marines   Please come out and support the Veterans Affairs Department, Purple Heart Reception, and a Special Tribute to the Montford Point Marines on August 4, 2022, at 5:00 pm – Renaissance Mobile Riverview Plaza Hotel, Mobile, Ala. We solicit your support for… Read more
Event to Honor Women Veterans - Jim R. Miller Park & Event Center (Marietta Georgia)

Event to Honor Women Veterans – Jim R. Miller Park & Event Center (Marietta Georgia)

Veterans Affairs, Georgia Department of Veteran Services, and Cobb County Government invite you to join us as we honor female veterans.   Four female veterans who served in the armed forces during WWII, the Korean War, the Vietnam War, and the most recent wars in Iraq and Afghanistan will share their experiences and memories while serving. Also onsite will be:… Read more
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VA partners with OnStar to bring suicide prevention services to Veterans with the push of a button

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) announced today it is partnering with OnStar’s emergency services to improve access to suicide prevention resources for Veterans. This partnership will offer Veterans in crisis the opportunity to be transferred to around-the-clock, confidential support via VA’s Veterans Crisis Line (VCL) when they use the emergency services button in an OnStar-equipped vehicle… Read more

REBOOT Your Life Seminar™ for Military & Veterans

Veterans continue to face a number of challenges when returning home, including, feelings of isolation, broken identity, cultural gaps between military and civilian life, limited professional and social networks, lack of civilian work experience, translating military experience into civilian job skills, and veteran suicide. Where as military service builds important personal characteristics, practical skills, and professional experience, translating these to… Read more
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Georgia Man Arrested for Attempting to Defraud the Department of Veterans Affairs in a Multimillion-Dollar COVID-19 Scam

Christopher Parris, a 39-year-old Atlanta, Georgia resident, was arrested today and charged in federal court in the District of Columbia with fraud for attempting to sell millions of nonexistent respirator masks to the Department of Veterans Affairs in exchange for large upfront payments, the Justice Department announced. The criminal complaint charges Parris with wire fraud.  It alleges that he made… Read more
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10/23/2019 SDVOSB/DVBE and Veteran Owned Business Government Bid Opportunities

Here’s a recent list posted on October 23, 2019 of RFPs, RFIs, Pre-Solicitations, bid updates and more from Federal Business Opportunities (FedBizOpps.gov). These are for various products and services for many government agencies. You must have an account with FedBizOpps.gov to view these bids. Your business must be verified with the CVE (click here for information about the CVE and… Read more
Veteran Owned Business and SDVOSB Government Contracting

10/3/2019 SDVOSB/DVBE and Veteran Owned Business Government Bid Opportunities

Here’s a recent list posted on October 3, 2019 of RFPs, RFIs, Pre-Solicitations, bid updates and more from Federal Business Opportunities (FedBizOpps.gov). These are for various products and services for many government agencies. You must have an account with FedBizOpps.gov to view these bids. Your business must be verified with the CVE (click here for information about the CVE and… Read more