Oregon’s Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) will bring its resource fair to Central Oregon, this weekend. The Veteran Benefit Expo features more than 75 state and federal service providers, nonprofit agencies, employers and other local partners. The resource fair takes place Saturday, July 15, 2017, at the Deschutes County Expo Center in Redmond, Oregon.
CareerSource Okaloosa Walton has scheduled a North Okaloosa Career Fair and Veterans Expo. The expo is from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., July 20, 2017, at the Crestview Community Center, 1446 Commerce Dr., Crestview, FL 32539. There is no cost to attend. This event includes more than 40 employers and veteran’s benefits information, along with education and training programs. Individuals seeking immediate employment are invited to meet with employers currently hiring for full-time, part-time and seasonal positions. They may bring multiple copies of their resumes and be prepared to interview. Space is still available for additional employers to participate. Contact Elizabeth Westby, email@example.com or 850-833-7587, extension 210, for more information.
Southern Brazoria County veterans who have questions or complaints about the Department of Veteran Affairs (VA) can have them heard by agency representatives during a town hall meeting at 6:30 p.m. July 27, 2017. “It’s basically an opportunity for veterans to come out and voice concerns,” VA spokeswoman Manda Emery said. “We get really good comments, and basically what it is, leadership from VA and VBA (Veterans Benefits Administration) come together and are able to talk and take questions from veterans.”
Women military veterans and National Guard/Reserve, transitioning active-duty service members are invited to attend a free Military/Veteran Women’s Expo 2017 in Silver City, New Mexico on July 28, 2017, from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the Western New Mexico University McDonald Student Memorial Building, located at 1000 West College Ave., Silver City, NM 88062. The Expo designed for military women in Silver City and surrounding communities in the southwestern part of the state. But all women veterans are invited to attend. The Palace Hotel is offering a 15% discount off normal room rates for registered Expo attendees. Please call Tom or Nancy at 575-388-1811 and mention the “Women Veterans Expo for this discount. The hotel is located at 106 W. Broadway in downtown Silver City, NM and is close to WNMU.