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2021 Veterans Appreciation Week

2021 Veterans Appreciation Week
Click the image above for a flyer about Veterans Appreciation Week

Hosted by the Veteran Centers of American River College, Consumnes River College, Folsom Lake College, Las Positas College, Napa Valley College, Santa Rosa Junior College, Shasta College, Solano Community College, and Yuba College.

The host colleges are partnering to show appreciation for our Veterans, Active-Duty, Reservists and National Guard members for their service and commitment by provided relevant Zoom sessions November 8th - 11th & 17th, 2021.


Event Registration
Please register for the sessions that you would like to participate in by filling out the form on this website: https://form.jotform.com/212935139101145.
Prior to November 8th you will receive a Zoom link via e-mail for each of the events that you indicate on the above registration form.

 


Event Days:
Monday November 8th
Tuesday November 9th
Wednesday November 10th
Thursday November 11th
Wednesday November 17th

Monday November 8th, 2021

Start

End

Description

Location

9:00
am

9:45
am

CA County Veterans Service Office

Presenter: Ted Puntillo, Solano County Veterans Service Office Director

Zoom

10:00
am

11:00
am

CalVet Department Services

  • CalVet Specific Benefits
  • DMV Benefits
  • CA State Park Benefits

Zoom

11:00
am

12:00
pm

American Red Cross

  • Offers confidential services to all veterans and their families including vital services that range from responding to emergency needs for food, clothing, and shelter, referrals to counseling services.

Zoom

12:00
pm

1:00
pm

UC Transfer Information

Zoom

1:00
pm

1:45
pm

Legal Aid of Sonoma County, Veterans Service Program

Zoom

2:00
pm

3:00
pm

CalVet Employment Services

  • Resume
  • Federal Employment
  • CA Employment
  • Services Provided.

Presenter: CalVet & Work for Warriors

Zoom

 

Tuesday November 9th, 2021

Start

End

Description

Location

9:00
am

9:45
am

CalVet - Veterans Homeless Housing Prevention Program

Zoom

10:00
am

11:00
am

Military OneSource

  • Services
  • Answers
  • Support for Military Families

Zoom

11:00
am

12:00
pm

Grand Canyon University Transfer Information

Zoom

12:00
pm

1:00
pm

Swords to Plowshares

  • Bay Area based nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting   all veterans every step of the way.

Zoom

1:00
pm

1:45
pm

CalVet - Women Veterans and Minority & Underrepresented Veterans Division

Zoom

2:00
pm

3:00
pm

CA County Veterans Service Office

Presenter:  Sacramento County Veterans Service Office

Zoom

3:00
pm

4:00
pm

VA Student Veteran Health Program

Zoom

 

Wednesday November 10th, 2021

Start

End

Description

Location

9:00
am

9:45
am

Veteran Readiness and Employment

Zoom

10:00
am

11:00
am

CalVet Entrepreneurship Program

  • CA & Federal Small Business and how to obtain contracts with State and Federal Government.

Zoom

11:00
am

12:00
pm

Women Veterans Alliance

  • The premier national network focused on directly impacting the quality of life of women veterans.

Zoom

12:00
pm

1:00
pm

Student Veterans of America (SVA)

  • The premier Organization leading service, research, programs,  and advocacy for veterans in higher education.

Zoom

1:00
pm

1:45
pm

Nation's Finest

  • Services include case management, transitional housing, behavioral health, permanent housing support, homelessness prevention, and employment services.

Zoom

2:00
pm

3:00
pm

CalVet Home Loans

  • Eligibility and other important information.

Zoom

 

 

Thursday November 11th, 2021

Start

End

Description

Location

11:00
am

12:00
pm

Pearl Harbor Survivor, US Navy Veteran, Mickey Ganitch, USS Pennsylvania

  • Virtual - online event! Join us to have a special conversation with Pearl Harbor survivor, US Navy veteran, Mr. Michael "Mickey" Ganitch, born 11/18/1919 in Mogadore, Ohio. Mickey was on the USS Pennsylvania (BB-38) at Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941.

Event Registration:https://www.eventbrite.com/e/veterans-day-speaker-pearl-harbor-survivor-mickey-ganitch-tickets-190672004097

Zoom

 

Wednesday November 17th, 2021

Start

End

Description

Location

6:00
Pm

8:00
pm

American Veteran clips and discussion

Event Registration: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/american-veteran-clips-and-discussion-tickets-190670890767 

Zoom

 


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