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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Saturday, November 03, 2018 at 12:00 PMBronx in Bronx, NY
Attend the Bronx Veterans Day Parade on November 3, stepping off at 12pm. The parade begins at East 175th St & Crotona Parkway heading north. It ends at Vidalia Park at East 180th St. There will be a memorial service following the parade there.
Volunteers are needed to help with various tasks for parade leading up to and on the day of the event. Call or email to register as a volunteer.
Monday, November 05, 2018 at 08:00 AMFordham University School of Law in New York, NY
Veterans on Wall Street presents their Annual Veteran Symposium on November 5, 8am-5pm.
The 2018 Veterans on Wall Street Symposium brings veterans and military spouses together with corporate leaders from the financial industry and beyond, government/military representatives, and veteran/military support organizations. The Symposium is designed to convene leading thinkers and stakeholders to discuss and explore the key issues related to veterans transitioning into the civilian workforce with a targeted focus on veteran retention. The Symposium hopes to elevate awareness and solicit broader attention to military employment initiatives, furthering the conversation and amplifying our concerted efforts and collective impact.
Featured speakers include: General Martin Dempsey, U.S. Army18th Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff; Loree K. Sutton, Commissioner Division of Veterans Services, NYC; and Bob Woodruff, ABC News The Bob Woodruff Foundation.
Monday, November 05, 2018 at 07:00 PMSeawane Club in Hewlett, NY
Monday, November 05, 2018 at 08:00 PMMadison Square Garden in New York, NY
The Bob Woodruff Foundation and the New York Comedy Festival present the 12th Annual Stand Up for Heroes on November 5, 8pm. It’s New York’s biggest night of hope, healing, and laughter. Talent will be announced shortly.
Intended for mature audiences only. Wear business attire or military dress uniform.
Tickets are on sale September 13. Purchase presale tickets online here.
Tuesday, November 06, 2018 at 09:00 AMJames J. Peters VA Medical Center in Bronx, NY
This two-step entrepreneurial program offered by the Small Business Administration begins with an in-person course on November 6, 9am-5pm, instructed by a leading entrepreneurship professional, where participants learn the fundamentals of business ownership, including evaluating business concepts, legal and financial practices. Participants will meet local SBA partners who can assist them after the course.
Tuesday, November 06, 2018 at 06:30 PMPatchogue Theater for Performing Arts in Patchogue, NY
Thursday, November 08, 2018 at 09:00 AMPines Manor in Edison, NJ
A statewide veterans chamber of commerce launches in New Jersey to focus on improving the economic environment for veteran run enterprises on November 8, 9am-5pm. This event is for veteran owned and service disabled veteran owned businesses as well as supplier diversity and procurement personnel who would like to do business and contract with these veteran businesses. Through the generous donations of our sponsors, this event is free to all who wish to attend.
Thursday, November 08, 2018 at 10:00 AMMarriott Hotel in Tarrytown, NY
Attend the 9th Annual Veterans Breakfast on November 8, 10am. The program will include recognition of our Veterans's contributions, remembrance of those who have served, information on Medicare and VA benefits, and entertainment.
Please call to register.
Thursday, November 08, 2018 at 06:30 PMHudson River Parks Pier 76 in New York, NY
The 12th Annual IAVA Heroes Gala will be another exciting evening of patriotism and inspiration, occurring on November 8, 6:30pm, just days prior to Veterans Day at the Classic Car Club at Hudson River Park’s Pier 76 in New York City, a new venue that embodies the modern, innovative IAVA brand.
As the premier veterans support event of the year and the cornerstone of a historic veterans week in New York, the annual Heroes Gala is also IAVA’s single largest fundraiser that sustains our critical, best-in-class programs all year long.
Featuring special guests Stephen Colbert, Jeffrey Wright, and Nicho Lowry. Craig Newmark is the 2018 IAVA Civilian Leadership Honoree and Rob Riggle, USMC, the 2018 IAVA Veteran Leadership Honoree.
Friday, November 09, 2018 at 12:00 PMPost Office Cafe in Babylon, NY
The Women Marines Association has a Drop-In Lunch on November 9, 12-2:30pm. Get together to chat and swap stories over lunch. Food is available to order - pay your own way.
RSVP to Stacy by November 5. Carpool transportation may be available; call in advance.