• Chapter Monthly Meeting moved to April 20th

    Our monthly general meeting has been changed to April 20th, 2017 @ 1830hrs (6:30pm) at the same location. This is an Nomination and Election meeting so please make sure you have your membership card, or a valid...

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About UsWe are dedicated to a single purpose: empowering veterans to lead high-quality lives with respect and dignity. We accomplish this by ensuring that veterans and their families can access the full range of benefits available to them; fighting for the interests of America\'s injured heroes on Capitol Hill; and educating the public about the great sacrifices and needs of veterans transitioning back to civilian life.

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Chapter Monthly Meeting moved to April 20th

Our monthly general meeting has been changed to April 20th, 2017 @ 1830hrs (6:30pm) at the same location.

This is an Nomination and Election meeting so please make sure you have your membership card, or a valid ID.

 

04 Apr, 2017  Posted by Carey Slade   No Comments »
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Rattlers Stand Up 4 Veterans

#RATTLERSSTANDUP4VETERANS

Veterans Job/Resource Fair

Wednesday, May 24, 2017 from 10am-2pm

Talking Stick Resort Arena

201 E Jefferson St, Phoenix, AZ 85004

Presented by: Rayhons Financial Solutions

15 Feb, 2017  Posted by Carey Slade   Comments Off on Rattlers Stand Up 4 Veterans
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Vet Dental day @ I Smile Dentists

Please click on this link to see Veterans Voice column for Jan 21.

Just a friendly reminder that our “ismile” Vet Dental Day is the second Tuesday of each month.  Please call the office nearest you to schedule your free appointment or visit online at ismiledentists.com to see our locations.

Some of our offices take Vets as they call, so it’s a good idea to just call the office. They look forward to seeing many vets this year!

The numbers are in Tucson 520-514-7400 or 520-889-3358, Glendale, 623-594-2057, or Phoenix, 602-995-2419.

 

21 Jan, 2017  Posted by Carey Slade   Comments Off on Vet Dental day @ I Smile Dentists
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Wells Fargo Veterans scholarships

Please click on this link to see Veterans Voice column for Jan 21.

Applications for the Wells Fargo scholarship program are being accepted today through Feb. 28.

Awards will be made to honorably discharged veterans or spouses of disabled veterans who are high school or GED graduates. Renewable scholarships for up to $7,000 per year will be granted, determined by financial need and consideration of academic performance, work experience, leadership and community service, and challenges to completing a post-secondary program.

Each award renewal will increase by $1,000 over the previous year to encourage program completion for each recipient. Visit www.scholarsapply.org/wellsfargoveterans for more information and to apply.

 

21 Jan, 2017  Posted by Carey Slade   1 Comment »
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Remembering the Korean War January 14, 2017

REMEMBERING THE KOREAN WAR

This project is supported by the Arizona State Library, Archives & Public Records, a division of the Secretary of State, with federal funds from the Institute of Museum and Library services.

Saturday, January 14
10 am – noon

Downtown Chandler
Public Library
22 S. Delaware St.
Chandler, AZ 85225

Between 1950 and 1953, over 5 million Americans served in the Korean War, often called the “Forgotten War.”

Local Korean War veterans will share their stories, including former POW Arden Rowley, and Marine Corps veterans Lew Bradley and Ralph Gastelum. In addition, the family of Captain Harry Moore, U.S. Air Force fighter pilot MIA, will discuss his disappearance and their efforts to learn more about his whereabouts.

The program will be moderated by local Korean American writer and historian, Susan Kee.

 

05 Jan, 2017  Posted by Carey Slade   Comments Off on Remembering the Korean War January 14, 2017
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