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This website is a project of the NYC Veterans Alliance to connect our community of veterans, military members, and their families across the NYC Metro area with events, opportunities, organizations, and resources to improve their lives and empower them. Events and Bulletin Board posts are submitted and managed by various organizations across the NYC Metro area; please address questions or concerns directly to the point of contact listed for each post. This listing is for informational purposes and does not constitute endorsement. 

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  • Friday, November 17, 2017 at 08:15 AM
    Molloy College in Farmingdale, NY

    Beyond PTSD: The Moral Casualties of War

    The National Association of Social Workers – New York State Suffolk Division presents Beyond PTSD: The Moral Casualties of War on November 17, 8:15am – 1:30pm. The schedule includes Reintegration, Beyond PTSD, Experience of a Female Combat Veteran, and a Veterans Panel Presentation.

    Click here to register.

  • Friday, November 17, 2017 at 09:00 AM

    Veterans Services Seminar II

    Attend the Veterans Services Seminar II on November 17, 9am-1pm. In an effort to ensure veterans are receiving all of the benefits they are entitled to, this seminar will bring together government agencies, nonprofit organizations, advocates, veterans and their families to exchange information about the broad range of veteran services, benefits and assistance available.

    Presenters will address several specific topics, including Compensation,  Pension & Health Benefits, PTSD Support, Women/Minority Services,  Education Benefits, Advice for Small Business Owners, Vocational Rehab,  Employment Services, Legal Assistance and more.

    RSVP to attend.

  • Friday, November 17, 2017 at 09:30 AM
    P.S. 216 in Brooklyn, NY

    P.S. 216 Veterans Day Performance

    P.S. 216 cordially invites veterans to attend their Veteran's Day Celebration on November 17, 9:30am.

    This program was established to honor Veterans of the Marlboro Post #1437, but all veterans are welcome. The friendship and bond created with the Veterans has taught all at P.S. 216 to pay tribute and give thanks to the heroes who serve our country.

    School representatives request attending veterans to please RSVP and to wear their uniform.

  • Friday, November 17, 2017 at 02:15 PM

    Veterans Tech & Finance Career Panel

    Queens College Veterans Support Services presents the Veterans Tech & Finance Career Panel on November 17, 2:15-3:45pm. Hear from a panel of special guest professionals from the technology and finance sectors. The panel moderated by OweYaa will dive deep into the hiring trends and coach what one needs to do to be prepared for a successful career in technology and finance sectors.

    Register here.

    OweYaa is a social enterprise based in NYC. OweYaa.com tailor-matches employers to veterans and military spouse candidates.

  • Friday, November 17, 2017 at 06:30 PM
    Duggal Visual Solutions in New York, NY

    Veteran Photography & Art Show *POSTPONED*

    Duggal Visual Solutions hosts Camouflage: Veteran Photography & Art Show, with the exhibit opening on November 17, 6:30-8:30pm. Veterans are offered a 30% entry discount.

  • Friday, November 17, 2017 at 07:00 PM
    Fort Hamilton Theater in Brooklyn, NY

    Army Entertainment Comedy Tour

    Enjoy the Army Entertainment Comedy Tour on November 17, 7-9pm. The event features comedy from Felipe Esparza, Finesse Mitchell, and Seaton Smith. Open to the public with pre-registrationThis event is only open to adults 18 and older with limited space.

  • Friday, November 17, 2017 at 07:00 PM
    The Soldiers Sailors Club in New York, NY

    Sacrificed In Vain

    The New York Military Affairs Symposium hosts Sacrificed In Vain - The History And Fate of Nationalist China's Elite 74th Corps 1937-1949 on November 17, at 7pm. Led by Edward Chen, NYMAS. 

    NYMAS talks are free and open to the public. NYMAS is supported in part by a grant from the New York Council for the Humanities.

  • Saturday, November 18, 2017 at 09:00 AM
    Babylon Town Hall in Lindenhurst, NY

    Long Island Run For The Warriors in Babylon

    Hope For The Warriors is excited to announce the 10th Annual Long Island Run For The Warriors. The town of Babylon hosts their run on November 18, 9am. Register here.

  • Saturday, November 18, 2017 at 11:00 AM

    Project9Line Nutrition Workshop

    Project9Line offers a Nutrition Workshop on November 18, 11am. Get some healthy tips to survive the holidays. Enjoy healthy treats and take some recipes home. Free for veterans. Family members are welcome as space allows.

  • Saturday, November 18, 2017 at 06:00 PM
    Radisson Hotel in New Rochelle, NY

    Salute American Veterans Gala

    Attend the Salute American Veterans Gala on November 18, 6-11pm. Salute our heroes, past, present, & future. 

    This year they honor Dusty Rhodes​, a former Marine and Gulf War Veteran. Sifu Dusty (Master Instructor) has been serving the New Rochelle community since 1995.

    RSVP to Phyllis Shelton.