Arizona State Council VVA Blog

Serving Vietnam Veterans in Arizona

Website updates for Arizona Council of Vietnam Veterans of America

We have recently updated several pages of http://www.vvaarizona.org website.  These updates include:

For mobile devices (tablets and smart phones) visit our  updated mobile site:  AZ VVA Council – Mobile

 


Featured Jobs as of September 18, 2015 – Dept. of Veteran Affairs

Although none are in Arizona, this may be of interest to others.

Featured Jobs as of September 18, 2015


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Please refer back to our site for up-to-date postings at www.vaforvets.va.gov

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Veterans to flock to Stand Down on Friday in Flagstaff

There are some loose ends, such as not enough electrical cords and the need for donations of warm jackets and rolls of toilet paper.

But preparations are on track for the third annual High Country Stand Down on Friday at the Flagstaff Armory.

via Veterans to flock to Stand Down on Friday in Flagstaff.


From War To Plow: Why USDA Wants Veterans To Take Up Farming : The Salt : NPR

Sara Creech has grown dependent on farming. She started out planting an orchard of fruit trees: apples, peaches, cherries and pears. She added berry bushes and rows of vegetables.And then she bought her first chickens.

via From War To Plow: Why USDA Wants Veterans To Take Up Farming : The Salt : NPR.

Expo in Chandler aims to help veterans with health care, education – East Valley Tribune: Apache Junction

Veterans looking for help receiving their benefits can use the additional resources provided at an upcoming event in Chandler.

On Oct. 25, the Chandler Center for the Arts will host the Military Members and Veterans Benefits Expo starting at 9 a.m.

via Expo in Chandler aims to help veterans with health care, education – East Valley Tribune: Apache Junction.