Category: Veterans

Local 514’s Veterans Committee information

IBM to Hire 2,000 U.S. Veterans into New Collar Technology Careers

WASHINGTON, March 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — IBM (NYSE: IBM), America’s largest technology employer, today announced it will hire 2,000 U.S. veterans over the next four years. These positions are part of the company’s broader pledge to hire 25,000 U.S. workers through 2020, and many are “new collar jobs” that do not always require a four-year college…

Tulsa Ice Oilers Veterans Night! February 24, 2017

The Tulsa Ice Oilers game on Friday Night, February 24th is having a night for all Veterans! You get 4 tickets per Veteran or currently serving. Stop in at their 9128 E. 46th St. Location they will be open from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm 2-24-2017 to get your tickets. Also you can call the…

VETERANS DAY SALUTE AT BROKEN ARROW PAC

Event: Veterans Day Salute Date: November 13. 2016 Time: 2:00 PM Organization: Military History Center Tickets: Available at PAC door or from Military History Center Description: The Military History Center of Broken Arrow is presenting a Salute to Veterans on this Veterans Day weekend. The Fort Sill 77th Army Band, The Pride of Fort Sill, will be featured…

VETERAN BENEFIT FAIR

Tuesday, May 10, 2016 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. M&E Training Center, A-1-B6 Contact: Scott Chisum, 918-694-2727 While it’s not required, if you have DD214, please bring it with you to speed up the process with filing claims. Veteran Benefit Fair in PDF

Brooke Army Medical Center Christmas Drive “OPERATION FREE PX”

  The TWU Veterans in conjunction with Operation Military Embrace would like to make our Wounded Warriors and their families 2014 Christmas a Happy and Joyful one. Proceeds from the donations will help purchase the much needed items our Warriors and their families need. Members from the TWU Veterans Committee will be at the Brooke…

VFW Legislative Alert: Protect Military and Student Veterans’ Benefits

Background: Last June, the House of Representatives passed H.R. 4345, the Howard P. “Buck” McKeon National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year (FY) 2015. The bill rejected the Administration’s request to significantly reduce military compensation and other cost saving measures, including reducing the troops’ pay raise, increasing TRICARE pharmacy co-pays and reducing the basic housing…