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Veterans Career & Services Fair at TMG Health

| July 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

TMG Health is hosting a Veterans Career & Services Fair on Tuesday July 29th from 4pm – 7pm at the Jessup location (25 Lakeview Drive, Valley View Business Park, Jessup, PA 18434). Among the anticipated attendees: Marywood University Office of Military Affairs, R-VETS Office, PA State Representative Frank Farina’s Office, Careerlink Veteran Disability Rep, Dept […]

Concert to help benefit 1st Lieutenant Michael J. Cleary Memorial Fund

| March 23, 2014 | 1 Comments

Country/ Rock legends Charlie Daniels Band, Bret Michaels and Marshall Tucker Band unite for a one night performance in Wilkes-Barre at Mohegan Sun Arena on Friday, May 30 at 7:30PM.  Partial proceeds from the event will be donated to the 1st Lieutenant Michael J. Cleary Memorial Fund of the Luzerne Foundation. Tickets, priced at $39.50, $49.50 […]

WBS Penguins Military Appreciation Night

| February 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

Please click here for a downloadable flyer/order form Enjoy the game!

Archery Available to Area Veterans

| February 13, 2014 | 2 Comments

We are excited to announce that The Archery Zone in Larksville has created a no cost veterans only program (guardsmen and reservists are also invited to participate). The purpose of the program is to provide a healthy activity and indoor sport accessible to veterans of all abilities and experience, from novice to expert – no […]

Dueling political parties in Washington finally find common ground

| January 21, 2014 | 1 Comments

New bi-partisan budget to leave many NEPA veterans with less COLA By Joe Yanik Thousands of military retirees in northeastern Pennsylvania will soon begin seeing less of their veteran compensation benefits thanks to lawmakers in Washington D.C. In late December 2013, President Obama signed into law a bi-partisan budget that included a 1% cut in […]

Support our work when you shop on Amazon!

| January 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

NEPA Veterans Multicare Alliance NEPA Veterans Multicare Alliance supporters can now contribute .5% of the value of their online shopping purchases via’s AmazonSmile program for charities. How does AmazonSmile work? You will not pay more for your purchases. The AmazonSmile Foundation will donate .5% of the purchase price to our organization. For your purchases to […]

Lackawanna College Veterans in Action Group

| November 5, 2013 | 0 Comments

On November 11th at 12:30PM the Lackawanna College Veterans in Action group (LCVIA) will be holding a dedication ceremony for the Peace Garden in Nay Aug Park, Scranton PA. The garden project was a creation of the LCVIA which works to update and beautify existing service memorial  monuments. Prior to this project, the Vietnam Veteran’s memorial was […]

Attract Hire and Retain Veterans in the Workforce

| October 2, 2013 | 0 Comments

Friday, October 18, 2013 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM EST Luzerne County Community College – Educational Conference Center Join Tri-Vets Community Action Team and conference partners, Family Service Association of Northeastern Pennsylvania, NEPA Society for Human Resource Management, PA CareerLink®, Veterans Administration, Northeastern Pennsylvania Veterans Multicare Alliance, Luzerne County Community College and chambers of commerce in […]

Flu Shots for Veterans in Northeastern PA

| August 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

From the Wilkes-Barre VA Medical Center regarding FREE flu shots for veterans 2013/2014: Receiving your flu shot is important to your health as well as those around you. Beginning September 30, Veterans may receive their flu shots free-of-charge. Bring your Veterans ID card with you to receive the flu shot. If you have a regularly-scheduled […]

GFWC Plymouth Vendor Show to Benefit Our Work

| April 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

GFWC Plymouth Chapter will host a Vendor Show to benefit the ongoing renovation of the Barry B. Standish Veteran Home in Nanticoke – A project of NEPA Veterans Multicare Alliance. The family-friendly event will feature more than 20 Vendors offering interesting and unique items for home, beauty, and more. There will also be a book […]