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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 adrienne@nycveteransalliance.org for more information. 

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  • Thursday, October 18, 2018 at 05:30 PM
    NeueHouse in New York, NY

    Caroline's Dream Film Screening

    Attend Caroline’s Dream, a film screening, on October 18, 5:30pm.

    Through her own story, that of others she interviews, and her travels around the world, Carol Lombard Clark unravels the deeply rooted emotional and physical effects of PTSD on the families of war veterans, and those affected by war. With that in mind, she uses the camera, words, and music to bring a message of hope, courage, unity, and healing for the future to all those affected by the devastating effects of war.

    RSVP by October 14.

  • Thursday, October 18, 2018 at 06:00 PM
    Chelsea Piers in New York, NY

    Headstrong’s 6th Annual NYC Benefit Gala

    Join Headstrong for their 6th Annual NYC Benefit Gala on October 18, 6pm. Enjoy a special evening in support of comprehensive mental healthcare for military veterans.

    The event is hosted by Seth Meyers. The cocktail reception begins at 6pm and dinner/program begins at 7:30pm.

    Purchase tickets online here.

  • Thursday, October 18, 2018 at 07:00 PM
    Buffalo Wild Wings in Brooklyn, NY

    Mission Continues Buffalo Wild Wings

    The Mission Continues offers a hang out at Buffalo Wild Wings on October 18, 7-9pm. Join Brooklyn Platoon for a night of food and enjoyable conversation - and find out what the platoon has planned for October and November. They'll cover the food and any non-alcoholic drinks!

    Register here.

  • Thursday, October 18, 2018 at 07:00 PM
    Venetian in Garfield, NJ

    Brenner Foundation Veterans Gala

    Attend the Brenner Foundation Veterans Gala on October 18, 7-11pm. The event will honor AJ Luna, Director of Veteran Services, Bergen County VA. 

    Tickets are available here.

  • Friday, October 19, 2018 at 08:30 AM
    CV Rich Mansion in White Plains, NY

    Education & Employment Summit for Women Veterans

    The Barbara Giordano Foundation presents the Education & Employment Summit for Women Veterans on October 19, 8:30am-4pm. This is a network of business, education, and military community partners, offering panel discussions, one-on-one guidance, interviews, resume writing, power dressing on a budget, and lunch.

    Free for women veterans. Call to register.

  • Friday, October 19, 2018 at 09:00 AM

    Bronx VA Employment Info Session

    The MTA, Port Authority, FDNY, and other agencies will conduct an Employment Info Session for veterans on October 19, 9am-12pm. The Directors of all agency veterans recruitment & staffing initiatives will provide information on upcoming examination filings, intern & job opportunities, and other inquiries on the hiring process for veterans.

  • Friday, October 19, 2018 at 10:00 AM
    H. Lee Dennison Building in Hauppauge, NY

    Suffolk County Veteran Employment Fair

    Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone invites you to the Fifth Annual Veteran Employment Fair on October 19, 10am-1pm. The first hour is veterans only. Over 50 companies participating. Free admission. No registration required.


  • Friday, October 19, 2018 at 07:00 PM
    The Soldiers Sailors Club in New York, NY

    America's Final Years in Vietnam

    The New York Military Affairs Symposium hosts Withdrawal: Reassessing America's Final Years in Vietnam on October 19, at 7pm. Led by Gregory A. Daddis, Chapman University, Orange, California. 

    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, October 20, 2018 at 09:00 AM
    West Point in West Point, NY

    Drexel Hamilton West Point Tailgate

    Drexel Hamilton hosts a West Point Tailgate event on October 20, 9am-7pm. Join for food, drinks, and fun. Children and family are welcome.

    Register here.

    Game tickets are separate. Contact Aaron Leonard for game tickets.

  • Saturday, October 20, 2018 at 10:00 AM
    American Legion Post #269 in Patchogue, NY

    Dwyer Project Community Breakfast

    The Joseph P. Dwyer Veterans Peer Support Project presents their Monthly Community Breakfast on October 20, 10-11am. This month they partner with Island Harvest Food Bank. Coffee and bagels will be served.