Veterans

RallyPoint and Recon Realty Partner to Empower Servicemembers and Veterans To Use Real Estate as a Successful Transition Path

  WALTHAM, MASS./ JANUARY 11, 2019 (STL.News) RallyPoint, the military’s largest online network with 1.6 million members, announced a new partnership with Recon Realty that will help veterans learn whether becoming a rehabber, builder, or income property owner is a smart move for them, regardless of where they are in their military or civilian career. … Continue reading RallyPoint and Recon Realty Partner to Empower Servicemembers and Veterans To Use Real Estate as a Successful Transition Path

WASHINGTON | AP FACT CHECK: Trump inflates jobs improvement for veterans

WASHINGTON  — President Donald Trump is spinning a tale regarding the number of jobs he’s provided for military veterans. At a veterans’ event Thursday, he said the unemployment rate for former service members is its best in 21 years. He’s not even close. It’s only a one-year low. And it was even lower 18 years … Continue reading WASHINGTON | AP FACT CHECK: Trump inflates jobs improvement for veterans

Business News: Walgreens Aims to Hire 5,000 Veterans, Teams Up with Southern New Hampshire University to Provide Educational Opportunities

New HERO program will provide veterans with career opportunities at Walgreens and discounted tuition at SNHU All Walgreens and Duane Reade Stores to Offer Veterans Day Discount Nov. 9 – 11 DEERFIELD, IL – Walgreens and Southern New Hampshire University (SNHU) today announced a new initiative that aims to provide career and educational opportunities for … Continue reading Business News: Walgreens Aims to Hire 5,000 Veterans, Teams Up with Southern New Hampshire University to Provide Educational Opportunities

The Fore Honor Foundation Annual Free Veterans Day Dinner

HOUSE SPRINGS, MO: (STL.News) – You are invited to enjoy this year’s annual Fore Honor Foundation’s Free Veterans Day Dinner, Sponsored by AMVETS Post 30 on Saturday, Nov 11th, 2018, at the Fore Honor Golf & Event Center, Deer Creek USA, 5300 Dulin Creek Rd, in House Springs, MO 63051! You won’t want to miss this great time and … Continue reading The Fore Honor Foundation Annual Free Veterans Day Dinner

Celebrities Go “Over the Edge” to Raise Funds for Homes 4 Families

  UNIVERSAL CITY, CALIF./ OCTOBER 08, 2018 (STL.News) Homes 4 Families took a unique approach to fundraising today and raised more than $100,000 to build homes for low-income veterans and their families. Six celebrities, veterans, business leaders, and LAPD SWAT Team members took part, rappelling 25 stories from the roof of the Universal Hilton Hotel … Continue reading Celebrities Go “Over the Edge” to Raise Funds for Homes 4 Families

NFCC Programs for Military Service Members and Veterans to Benefit from $1 Million Wells Fargo Funding Commitment

WASHINGTON/ SEPTEMBER 18, 2018 (STL.News) In support of the Sharpen Your Financial Focus® (Sharpen) initiative, National Foundation for Credit Counseling® (NFCC®) announced the nonprofit has received a $1 million commitment from Wells Fargo & Co. for financial counseling and education services for active military service members, veterans and their families. Since the 2013 launch of … Continue reading NFCC Programs for Military Service Members and Veterans to Benefit from $1 Million Wells Fargo Funding Commitment

MINNEAPOLIS | Veterans affairs secretary vows not to privatize agency

MINNEAPOLIS — The new secretary of veterans affairs pledged to the American Legion on Wednesday that he won’t privatize his agency’s health care services even as it increases options for veterans to seek care in the private sector. Robert Wilkie, who was sworn in last month, also pledged better customer service as a result of … Continue reading MINNEAPOLIS | Veterans affairs secretary vows not to privatize agency

FD Stonewater Selected to Deliver Two New Medical Facilities for U.S. Air Force, Veterans Affairs, Respectively

ARLINGTON, Va./ July 23, 2018 (STL.News) FD Stonewater announced that it has recently been awarded two new development deals, both for specialized healthcare facilities housing federal tenants. The new projects represent the most recent successes for the firm’s expanding federal development and construction management platform. The first award was for a 15-year lease by the … Continue reading FD Stonewater Selected to Deliver Two New Medical Facilities for U.S. Air Force, Veterans Affairs, Respectively