Blog Posts in "Military Programs"

Trees for Troops Trees for Troops delivers the spirit of Christmas to military families-one Christmas Tree at a time About: Trees for Troops, a program of the Christmas SPIRIT Foundation, provides Real Christmas Trees to armed forces members and th eir families in the U.S. and troops deployed in the Middle East. Through contributions, donations of Real Christmas Trees, the work of many volunteers and the generous in-kind support of our shipping partner FedEx, Trees for Troops has brought the true spirit of Christmas to thousands of deserving service men and women and their families. Since 200... read more

BOOTS TO BUSINESS REBOOT For the first time the SBA will take the Boots to Business Reboot program to Gloucester, VA. If you served or are serving join us for this two day entrepreneurial class. Boots to Business Reboot is an entrepreneurship training course for Veterans, their spouses and dependents. The event will be led by SBA Resource Partners and industry experts will host up to 100 Veterans for a two-day Introduction to Entrepreneurship class. Boots to Business: Reboot, will introduce veterans to the fundamentals of business ownership, and lead participants through the key steps for eva... read more

COMPASS Norfolk is holding a special session on the peninsula next Tuesday & Wednesday (October 6 & 7, 2015)! It's open to all Navy, Coast Guard & Marine spouses. It's FREE, and they reimburse for childcare, feed you every night and celebrate with cake at the end. During the two evening classes they will teach you all about the sea of resources available to you and give you some amazing tips, tricks & advice on how to confidently navigate this spouse life. Email compassnorfolk@nsfamilyline.org to register. Limited to the first 20 spouses who register. Learn more about COMPASS on MilitaryBridg... read more

MyCAA~A great benefit for Military Spouses, Broken Down What is MyCAA? Military Spouse Career Advancement Account Scholarship — Helping Spouses Pursue Higher Education The MyCAA Scholarship is a workforce development program that provides up to $4,000 of tuition assistance with an annual fiscal year cap of $2,000 to eligible military spouses. Annual cap waivers are available for licensure and certificate programs if there is an upfront tuition cost that exceeds $2,000 (up to the maximum education benefit of $4,000). The scholarship helps military spouses pursue licenses, certificates, certifi... read more