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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. 

We welcome your submissions at ourveterans@nycveteransalliance.org for posting here free of charge. If you are interested in sponsored content or program sponsorship, please email olivia@nycveteransalliance.org for more information. 

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  • Monday, April 30, 2018 at 02:00 PM
    Bronx Vet Center in Bronx, NY

    Free Financial Coaching

    The Bronx Vet Center offers free Financial Coaching on April 30, 2-5pm. Learn how a coach can help with your annual financial check-up and make sure your financial house is in order.

    Identify your financial goals – Make sure you are on track – Create a plan if you don’t have one – Track your progress to Achieve your goals.

  • Friday, May 04, 2018 at 07:00 PM
    VFW Post 4927 in Centereach, NY

    Project9Line Veterans Stand Up Comedy Showcase

    Project9Line presents a Veterans Stand Up Comedy & Improv Showcase on May 4. Doors open at 7pm and the fun begins at 8pm. Admission is $22 and vets are $5 with ID.

  • Friday, May 04, 2018 at 07:00 PM
    The Soldiers Sailors Club in New York, NY

    The Ghosts of Langley

    The New York Military Affairs Symposium hosts The Ghosts of Langley: Into the CIA's Heart of Darkness on May 4, at 7pm. Led by John Prados, National Security Archive. 

    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.

  • Friday, May 04, 2018 at 07:30 PM

    Bronx Veterans' Service Committee Meeting

    The Bronx Community Board holds a Veterans' Service Committee Meeting on May 4, 7:30-8:30pm. Get information and learn about the services available to veterans in the Bronx. Participate in a Q&A, discussion, and hear solutions and support. Everyone can speak and interact with each other in a relaxed atmosphere.

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  • Wednesday, May 09, 2018 at 08:00 PM through May 10, 2018
    Doubletree by Hilton in Tarrytown, NY

    New York State 4th Annual Veterans Summit

    Alcoholism & Substance Abuse Providers of New York State (ASAP) presents the 4th Annual Veterans Summit on May 5, 8am-5pm with the theme "United We Serve: Collaboration and Treatment Options for Veterans and Families".

    This is a summit of substance use disorder prevention, treatment and recovery services, and other behavioral health providers and veteran services agencies, organizations, and coalitions from across New York State. Ensuring access and quality care specific to the needs of veterans are at the forefront of this intensive day of training and networking. The summit offers attendees an opportunity join in on the conversation and be a part of the solution to help ensure our veterans have access to vital substance use disorders and related services as they reintegrate into their communities.

    Click here to view the preliminary program.

    Register here.

  • Thursday, May 10, 2018 at 12:00 PM
    Stewart Hotel NYC in New York, NY

    Evolving Health Needs of the Post-9/11 Veteran Community

    The New York State Health Foundation presents The Evolving Health Needs of the Post-9/11 Veteran Community on May 10, 8:30am-12:30pm.

    Today’s veterans face unique challenges that are different from those of past generations. In the midst of so much change, what are the most pressing issues the veteran community faces today? How have these changes during the nearly two decades our nation has been at war affected veterans and their health? Who are the innovators working collaboratively to address veterans’ issues?

    RSVP here.

  • Friday, May 11, 2018 at 10:00 AM
    Huntington Opportunity Resource Center in Huntington Station, NY

    Huntington Veteran Services Day

    Connect with Veteran Service providers, Human Services providers, and other not-for-profit agencies during Huntington Opportunity Resource Center's Veteran Services Day on May 11, 10am-3pm.

    Get specialized attention from just a few specific veteran service organizations. 

  • Friday, May 18, 2018 at 07:00 PM
    The Soldiers Sailors Club in New York, NY

    The Suicide of Greece

    The New York Military Affairs Symposium hosts The Suicide of Greece: The Saga of the Peloponnesian Wars on May 18, at 7pm. Led by Mark Herman, Historian. 

    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, May 19, 2018 at 06:30 AM
    Westchester County Airport in White Plains, NY

    Hudson Valley Honor Flight Mission 20

    Hudson Valley Honor Flight holds Mission 20 on May 19. Come cheer on veterans from the greatest generation as they depart on their honor flight to Washington DC. Participate in the pre-flight send off at 73 Tower Rd. Hangar at 6:30am. Or welcome the veterans back during the welcome home reception at the Main Terminal at 7:45pm. All are welcome to honor our heroes and give them the send off and welcome home that many of them never received but they so rightfully deserve. Call to sign up.

  • Wednesday, May 23, 2018 at 06:30 PM
    Jewish Center in New York, NY

    Jewish Community Memorial Service

    The UJA-Federation of New York presents the Jewish Community Memorial Service on May 23, 6:30pm. The evening features a memorial service and program honoring the lives of service members who were killed defending our country and those veterans who had a chance to live out their lives. Additionally, the program also pays tribute to the dedication of our active and retired service members of the United States Armed Services.

    This year, you will hear from special guest speaker U.S. Army Colonel Jack Jacobs (retired), a Medal of Honor recipient for his actions during the Vietnam War.

    Following the program, there will be a hands-on volunteer project sponsored by Major Stuart Adam Wolfer Institute (MSAWI) to assemble care packages for service members overseas.