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Whether its critical assistance, better housing, work, education or simply discounts on things you need, we are committed to connecting you with the very best
Discover educational resources for veterans and advance your career.
Find educational institutions that provide high-quality academic and student support services to Service members, Reservists, Veterans, and military families. College Navigator only features schools that follow new federally-mandated “Principles of Excellence!”
The V.A. Work-Study Program allows veterans to earn additional income while attending school (usually in the form of a part-time job with a veteran-related organization). Talk to your local veterans’ affairs representative at any university or community college or call 1-888-GI-BILL-1 for more information.
The GI Bill is one of the most valuable benefits veterans have access to. Listed below is a summary of requirements and benefits: Post-9/11 GI Bill Eligibility: The Post-9/11 GI Bill is a new education benefit program for service members and veterans who served on active duty on or after September 11, 2001. To be eligible, the service member or veteran must serve at least 90 aggregate days on active duty after September 10, 2001, and remain on active duty or be honorably
For Veterans seeking employment, there are several options available specifically for Veterans – ranging from help finding a job right now, to college and special training programs.
Special Employee Incentives
Special Employee Incentives is a federal program designed to encourage employers to hire veterans that are facing a difficult time in the job market. Qualifying Veterans hired be SEI employers receive on-the-job training, income and benefits, and ongoing support from trained VA counselors. Call 1-800-827-1000 to ask a career and training specialist if you qualify for SEI.
Career One Stop
The U.S. Department of Labor has created a service called Career One Stop, which focuses on helping the unemployed get back into the workforce. Services designed especially for veterans can be found here. Click Here.
Learn about the veteran advantages to starting a small business.
The Federal government has a mandate to provide contracts for various services to veteran owned businesses whenever it can, more information can be learned by contacting the “Veterans First” Contracting program. Click Here.
Find localized businesses offering products and services specifically in your area. Search by state, city and even by service. – COMING SOON-
Give back to businesses who support vets. Search below to find veteran supportive businesses near you
Access hundreds of community support organizations there to support the veteran community
The people at Wounded Warriors Project® (WWP) know a thing or two about Combat Stress, PTSD and TBI. Wounded Warriors provides free programs and services to address the needs of wounded warriors and fill gaps in government care.
The American Legion was chartered by Congress in 1919 as a patriotic, mutual-help wartime veteran’s organization. Beginning with a group of only twenty officers who served in the American Expeditionary Forces (A.E.F.) in France in World War I, the Legion now numbers nearly 3 million members – men and woman – nearly 15,000 American Legion Posts worldwide."
In the 1993 movie “Forrest Gump,” Hollywood Actor Gary Sinise turned his portrayal of Lt. Dan Taylor into his legacy project. A supporter of various veterans' organizations, the Gary Sinise Foundation serves our nation by honoring our defenders, veterans, first responders, their families, and those in need.
Veterans For Peace is an international organization made up of military veterans, military family members, and allies. We accept veteran members from all branches of service.