Connecting Our NYC Metro Veterans Community

This is a public listing of submitted events & resources, maintained as a nonprofit project of NYC Veterans Alliance.

  • Thursday, February 27, 2020 at 01:00 PM
    Citi Habitats Agent Studio in New York, NY

    Citi Habitats Veterans Reception

    Citi Habitats presents a Veterans Reception on February 27, 1-3pm. If you’re interested in a career in Real Estate, Financial Services, becoming an Entrepreneur at Citi Habits, or you just want to network with other veterans and career professionals, attend the event!

    Learn about the benefits of developing an entrepreneurial career at Citi Habitats. You'll hear from professionals within the Department of Veterans Affairs, and other keynote speakers who will discuss the ins and outs of real estate, financial services, and recruitment opportunities for our veterans.

    Refreshments will be served. RSVP by email to attend.

  • Thursday, February 27, 2020 at 05:00 PM
    Queens Borough Hall in Kew Gardens, NY

    Notice of Property Value Sessions - Queens

    Every January, the Department of Finance mails each property owner in New York City a Notice of Property Value (NOPV). NOPVs give you information about your property, including its assessed value, market value, exemptions, and property description. It is not a tax bill and does not require a payment.  

    During a Notice of Property Value Session, receive one-on-one assistance regarding your property taxes with the New York City Department of Finance and the Tax Commission on February 27, 5-7pm. Understand your NOPV. Inquire about your market and assessed values. Change your property’s description. Save money on your property taxes by applying for exemptions.

    March 15 is the deadline to apply for exemptions. The City of New York offers tax exemptions and abatements for seniors, veterans, clergy members, people with disabilities, and other homeowners. These benefits can lower your property tax bill.

  • Thursday, February 27, 2020 at 06:00 PM
    Unite Us in New York, NY

    Bunker Labs Fireside Chat

    Bunker Labs presents a Fireside Chat: How Two Post 9/11 Veterans Raised Nearly $50M on February 27, 6-8:30pm.

    Hear from the co-founders of Unite Us on how they took themselves from the military to innovative entrepreneurs at the crossroads of healthcare & technology.

    RSVP here.

  • Saturday, February 29, 2020 at 03:00 PM
    The Artist Co-Op in New York, NY

    Veteran Voices Performance Workshop

    Attend the Veteran Voices Performance Workshop on February 29, 3-6pm. These workshops are designed to guide veterans through a process of writing and performance that empowers them to speak their truths, share their experiences, bear witness together, and exist in a space of creativity, compassion, and camaraderie. Family members are welcome to attend.

    Warrior cultures of the past such as the Greeks, Romans, and Native Americans, welcomed their military home in rituals of storytelling. Following in that tradition, the Veteran Voices program seeks to revive these practices through creating an environment for veterans to share their stories, helping them to express those stories in a way that informs others, helping them recognize that their experiences do not define them, are universal, and are part of a long line of experiences from warriors throughout history, and lastly, helping them become comfortable sharing on stage if they so desire.
  • Saturday, March 07, 2020 at 02:00 PM
    The Wild Project in New York, NY

    Veteran Voices Showcase

    Poetic Theater Productions' veteran focused programming continues on March 27, 2pm, with Veteran Voices 2020, a program that has previously featured poetry, readings, theater, and music by more than 40 veterans and family members creating art together and a post show discussion about the ways New York can further support existing and new veteran voice programming. 

    More information to come, tickets will become available soon.

  • Thursday, March 12, 2020 at 11:00 AM
    New York Hilton Midtown in New York, NY

    DAV Recruit Military Veterans Job Fair

    Attend the DAV Recruit Military Veterans Job Fair on March 12, 11am-3pm. All military veterans, transitioning personnel, and spouses are welcome.

    RSVP here

  • Saturday, March 21, 2020 at 06:00 PM
    Prudential Center in Newark, NJ

    Irreverent Warriors visit Devils vs Islanders Game

    Join Irreverent Warriors for a night of hockey and camaraderie, attending the Devils/Islanders game on March 21, 6-10pm. (The price of admission is the cost of the ticket).

    Register here.

    This event is NOT a fundraiser. It is an opportunity for Veterans and Active Duty to come together for a night of fun, yelling, and fellowship! Veterans and Active Duty only.

    Silkies and boots are the uniform of the day!

  • Tuesday, March 24, 2020 at 11:00 AM
    Hilton Brooklyn New York in Brooklyn, NY

    MilitaryX Brooklyn Veterans Career Fair

    Meet and interview with hiring managers at companies ranging from local businesses to Fortune 500 corporations at MilitaryX Brooklyn Veterans Career Fair on March 24, 11am-2pm. In serving your country, you have trained to become these company's greatest assets. This career fair will allow you to learn about the businesses that are hiring and meet them face-to-face. Anyone who served active duty, in the National Guard, or in the Reserves and their spouses are invited to attend.

    RSVP here.

  • Friday, March 27, 2020 at 01:00 PM
    PayPal in New York, NY

    Spring 2020 Edge4Vets Workshop

    Register for the Spring 2020 Edge4Vets Workshop on March 27, 1-4pm. The goal is to prepare and connect you to an internship/job that can lead to a career - for the life you want! Major companies send mentors to the Connection Workshop. They help you create a draft for a personal PLAN4SUCCESS, then Edge4Vets connect you to job and career opportunities at their companies.

    Following the workshop, you'll get an invitation to the online program where you can work at your own pace to refine and polish your Plan4Success before submitting it to earn your Edge4Vets certificate.

    Register here.

    edge4vets.org

  • Saturday, March 28, 2020 at 09:00 AM
    The Brownstone in Paterson, NJ

    Stakeholders Awards Breakfast

    The 5th Annual Stakeholders Awards Breakfast will honor those who have given exemplary service to our veteran community on March 28, 9am-12pm.

    Purchase general admission tickets here for $40 and enjoy a special breakfast.

    Distinguished Award Honorees include: Passaic County – JTony Vancheri, Paterson Veterans Counsel; Morris County – Jim Cavanaugh, Welcome Home Vets & Assumption Church, Morristown; Sussex County – Bill Robinson, DMAVA, Legion Riders; Essex County – Samantha Washington, Congressmen Paynes Office; Bergen County – Deborah Visconi, President and Chief Executive Officer, Bergen New Bridge Medical Center; Hudson County – Tony Goodson, Samuel R. Shelton, VFW Post 2294 Jersey City; Union County – Sharon Knight, Union County American Legion Auxiliary; Regional Award – Dan and Katie Misuraca, Red White and Que; Mental Health Services AwardDavid Cathcart, Secaucus Vet Center; Women Veteran Award - SOSVETS Women Veteran’s Sub Committee Team, In observance of creating a Women Veterans Appreciation Day for the State Of NJ; Somerset / Middlesex / Hunterdon - Detective Ivis Molina - Middlesex County Prosecutor’s Office.

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