Veterans Association of America, Inc.
Saturday, November 17, 2018
Serving those who've served this Country

Calendar of Events


Nov. 13, 2012: Free Per Scholas Technology Training Course (15 weeks)

 
PLEASE DISTRIBUTE WIDELY (Continuous Openings)
 
Hello, I am reaching out to you to inquire if your program participants may be interested in FREE Information Technology Workforce Training. We offer AT OUR BRONX CAMPUS AS WELL AS NEW BROOKLYN LOCATIONS a 15-week training course in troubleshooting and fixing computer operating systems, industry certification (CompTIA A+ and Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist), job placement in career-track IT jobs, and 24-month case management and follow-up.
 
Basic qualifications include: age 18 or older, high school or GED (equivalent international diplomas accepted), legal NYC resident, genuine interest in working in the IT field, and able to attend classes 9am-4pm Monday-Friday for 15 weeks.
 
This training is provided FREE through generous donations of foundations and corporations, as well as grants from NYC and NY State. We especially invite OIF/OEF/OND VETERANS, THEIR SPOUSES, AND FAMILY MEMBERS, AND WOMEN TO APPLY. For more information go to www.perscholas.org

 
John Lewis
Recruitment & Admissions and
Director, Veterans Outreach & Recruitment

 
The Per Scholas Institute for Technology
804 East 138 Street, 2nd Floor
Bronx NY 10454

 
 
 
If any member that is already registered with the Veterans Association of America, Inc. (VAA) wants to participate in this training, please ensure to tell the representative of whom you speak with that you are from the aforementioned organization. We want to keep accountability of all our enrollees. If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to contact the numbers listed above or the VAA's toll free number @ (800) 590-2173 for additional information. Thank you.
 
 
 
October 22, 2014:         ASA College Enrollment Opportunities:
                                            (Continuous Open Enrollment)   
                                                       
All veterans seeking enrollment in ASA College through the Veterans Association of America, Inc. should contact Mr. Anthony Brathwaite, Director of Community Outreach at (212) 672-6488. Inform them that you are being referred by the aforementioned veteran organization.
 
 
 
 
December 4, 2014:        Amway Services & Products for Purchase:
                                              (Continuous Open Registration) 
 
Here are 100% highly organic products that will allow you to improve your health, appearance, along with items that will enhance your home and office collectively. Please take a look at following products of choice that will prove to be invaluable to your personal and professional success. Here is the link to view the aforementioned. Enjoy!! 
 
 
 
 
February 3, 2015:            C.R. England, Inc. Current Job Opportunities:
                                                           (Continuous Openings)
  
 
C.R. England is looking for veterans that would like to earn their CDL licensing through this organization. In order to do so, all who seek to apply MUST register with the Veterans Association of America, Inc. as a prerequisite to pursue this employment endeavor located in Salt Lake City, UT.
 
The P.O.C (Point Of Contact) is Mr. Michael Lynch, CSM (R) that will be determining each candidate's eligibility for entry into this 17 day training course environment. Please view the link below to see whether this interests your career endeavors. You can also contact VAA @ (800) 590-2173 for more information.

 
 
 
 
February 6, 2015:  Veterans Association of America, Inc. Job Opportunities:
                                                            (Continuous Openings Available)
 
The Veterans Association of America, Inc. is looking for quality web designers/developers and troubleshooters that will impact the the viewing of service provided. We are focused on military veterans of all branches that have the technical skills set to take on these viable roles within our organization. 
 
We are seeking individuals from all backgrounds who are former and active duty members of the military that have certified experience, and have worked in the aforementioned positions to help our organization along with sustaining current programs available to our coveted servicemembers. If anyone is interested please give us a call @ (800) 590-2173 to inquire about this tremendous opportunity.
 
 
 
July 21, 2015:  Cook County Health & Hospitals System Current Job Opportunities:
                                                            (Continuous Openings Available)
 
The Cook County Health and Hospitals System, Inc. has provided job openings to various qualified members of the veteran community and beyond. The current job listings are an added service in conjunction with the Veterans Association of America, Inc. as opportunity to acquire gainful employment in these specialty areas.
 
Please take a look at the link provided to determine the position that best meets your qualifications and needs. All personnel applying for opening on this site must be a registered member of the Veterans Association of America, Inc.
 
 
 
Oct 1, 2016: Carnicella & Associates, LLC. Veterans Opportunity for Free Dental Check Up:
                                                               (Continuous each Year for Veterans Day)
 
 
 
 
Dr. Nicole Carnicella of Carnicella & Associates, LLC. is offering free dental triage and check up opportunities across the greater Pennsylvania area to medically assess veterans for one day on Veterans Day this year for those in the immediate area. You can reach her and associates to engage in the "Salute Your Smile" program dedicated to all military veterans that are within her local province. This year (2018) it will be on 9 Nov.

This program has been acknowledged by Dr. Works, Chairman, CEO & Founder as a great opportunity to encourage several veterans in taking advantage of free dental check ups and oral hygiene. Please review the links provided above as points of contact and further information.
 
 
 
 
July 14, 2017:                              Veterans Benefits Administration:
                                                                       (Continuous)
 
Dear VA Beneficiary,
 

Did you know that you may be eligible for an annual clothing allowance if you use a prosthetic or orthopedic appliance and/or medication for a service connected skin condition that causes permanent damage to your outer garments? 

If you’re eligible, and you haven’t yet applied for this year, you need to act fast! If you have already submitted your application, then  no further action is required on your part. 

Your application should be submitted on or before October 1, 2018. To apply, submit (in person, by mail, or fax) VA Form 10-8678Application for Annual Clothing Allowance, to the Prosthetic and Sensory Aids Service at your local VA medical centerAdditional information on this benefit is available at https://www.prosthetics.va.gov/psas/Clothing_Allowance.asp.


Thank you for your service!

Sincerely,
 

Veterans Benefits Administration

 
 
 
 
October 24, 2018:                  Upper Manhattan Workforce1:
 
 
 
Are you searching for a position with growth opportunities?
Do you have a passion for serving the public?
 
APPLY IN PERSON
When?
TOMORROW
Wednesday, October 24th 2018
Time?
10:00am-1:00pm (Check-In)
Where?
Upper Manhattan Workforce1
215 W125th Street, 6th Floor
New York, NY
 
 
 
 
 
 
October 29, 2018:                    Amazon Smile Donations:
 
 
 
 
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AmazonSmile is increasing the donation rate 10x from Oct 29 - Nov 2
 
 
Thanks to our customers shopping at smile.amazon.com, AmazonSmile has donated over $100 million to charities around the world! To celebrate, we're launching our biggest bonus donation to date — 5% for 5 days. From Oct 29 - Nov 2, we're donating 5%, ten times our usual rate, on all eligible smile.amazon.com purchases. Click here for details. 

You can use the copy and banners below to spread the word. 

Through Nov 2, AmazonSmile is donating 5% (ten times the usual amount) to Veterans Association Of America when you shop at smile.amazon.com/ch/74-3192225. #AmazonSmile #StartWithaSmile
 
 
 
 
 
October 30, 2018:                  Upper Manhattan Workforce1:
 
 
 
When?

Tuesday, October 30, 2018 at 9:00 AM -10:00 AM

Wednesday, October 31, 2018 at 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Where?

Upper Manhattan Workforce 1
215 West 125th Street, 6th Floor
New York, NY 10027
 
 
 
Qualification/Experience:

  • Minimum 6 months to 1 year of retail/customer service experience
  • Must have excellent customer service skills & outgoing personality
  • Must have 3 PROFESSIONAL REFERENCES
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule including nights and weekends
 
 
 
November 6, 2018:            Manhattan Workforce1:
 
 
 
 
Are you searching for a position with growth opportunities?
 
 
Do you have a passion for serving the public and offering customer service?
 
 
 
 
APPLY IN PERSON
 
When?
 

Wednesday, November 7th 2018

1:00pm - 3:00pm

Where?
 
THE CENTER
 

208 West 13th Street, New York, NY 10011

 
 
                                                             Employers: