Veterans Workshop

| February 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Wilkes-Barre location of PA CareerLink will hold a Veterans Workshop, Thursday, February 28, 2013 at 2pm. Register here or call 570.822.11o1.

Call for Vendors

| February 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

The GFWC Plymouth Woman’s Club will be hosting a Vendor Show on Saturday, March 16th from 11am – 4pm, at the American Legion, 23 W. Broad Street in Nanticoke. The show will help raise funding for the renovation of the Barry B. Standish Veterans Home in Nanticoke, a project of  NEPA Veterans Multicare Alliance. Show […]

PA Women Veterans Symposium

| February 14, 2013 | 4 Comments

On March 8 – 10, 2013, the Department of Military and Veterans Affairs, in cooperation with the Pennsylvania Veterans Foundation, will conduct the first-ever Pennsylvania Women Veterans Symposium.The 2013 Symposium will be held at the Wyndham Gettysburg, 95 Presidential Circle, Gettysburg, PA 17325. The Symposium will be informative, morale building and fun!  It will feature exciting, dynamic and important guest […]

There are veterans without heat this winter

| November 22, 2012 | 2 Comments

As the weather gets colder, the calls are starting to roll in from veterans who roughed it over the summer and into the fall, but cannot make it much longer with their utilities turned off, especially the heat, roofs that leak, furnaces and water heaters that do not work, etc. There are too many situations […]

A Salute to Veterans Veterans Services Fair

| November 4, 2012 | 0 Comments

A Salute to Veterans Veterans Services Fair Gino Merli Veterans Center 401 Penn Avenue Scranton, PA FRIDAY November 9, 2012 9am – 3pm Opening ceremony at 9am Presentations and workshops from 10am-3pm (There will also be a Veterans Day program at 2pm) Career information, Medical Services, Social Services, and MORE! Presenting Sponsors will include: Gino Merli […]

Honor and Respect Essay Contest

| October 15, 2012 | 0 Comments

Bloggers and social media aficionados to support veterans at NEPA BlogCon

| September 1, 2012 | 0 Comments

Area bloggers, social media aficionados and those who want to learn will unite on Saturday, September 29 at NEPA BlogCon, for the region’s first conference on the topic at day long conference at Luzerne County Community College. The purpose of the event is to gather personal and business bloggers, tech professionals, marketing professionals, corporate communications professionals, […]

Small Business Development Course No Cost to Student Veterans

| August 21, 2012 | 0 Comments

Through a Grant from the Moffat Charitable Trust, Lackawanna College hosts a Small Business Development Course at no cost to student veterans to include books and materials. Upon successful completion of this program, the student will have the skills needed to turn experience into prosperity as self-employed. This 4 course certificate program was created to address […]

Lots of NEPA VMA Activity This Week!

| July 30, 2012 | 0 Comments

It’s one hot day out but it isn’t stifling our volunteers, Project Manager Karl Kaminski and Airmen from the USAF 314th Recruiting Sq. – who returned today for their 3rd day of volunteerism. Today’s work was to continue to prep the house by taking out everything that needs to go – sinks, toilet, irreparable gas […]

Marywood University Presents: Beyond GI Joe

| July 19, 2012 | 0 Comments

Marywood University presents Beyond GI Joe: The Contemporary College Student, August 6-8, 2012. Relevant across various professions, this seminar is especially pertinent to higher education professionals with a focus on career services, student affairs, diversity programs, psychological services, residence life, and all aspects of higher education as it relates to the student veteran. For more information, download this […]