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Countdown to STEM Talks: Register Today

Join us for STEM Talks 2013, a KC-BANCS event taking place on Tuesday, May 21. STEM Talks is an invitation-only event bringing together students, veterans, STEM employers, KC area higher education, and student support services for a day of learning and dialogue. … Continue reading

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UMKC Student Veterans Organization – Join Today

Are you a student veteran at UMKC? Then consider joining the UMKC Student Veterans Organization. The SVO website makes it easy. Just complete the short online signup form and in minutes you can become a member. The Mission of the Student Veterans … Continue reading

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Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser for Plaza Academy Robotics

Enjoy a delicious spaghetti dinner and show your support for the Plaza Academy Robotics Team! KC-BANCS STEM Scholar Fred Bruhn is team manager, and funds go to help these high school students design, build, and program their robot to compete … Continue reading

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Combat Crawl: 10 Obstacles, 2 Good Causes, 1 Good Time

Combat Crawl Saturday, November 17 Check-in: 10:00 AM Crawl begins: 11:00 AM Impact Fitness – Burlington Creek  6120 NW 63rd Terrace, Kansas City Register at any Impact Fitness Test your endurance and support Wounded Warriors in the Combat Crawl, a … Continue reading

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Make the Connection: Shared Experiences and Support for Veterans

Make the Connection is a website connecting veterans and their friends and family members with information, resources, and solutions to issues affecting their lives. On the site you can learn from other veterans’ experiences, take a self-assessment, browse the video … Continue reading

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Support KC’s Homeless Vets at the Heart of America Stand Down

On any given night, there are 2,800 homeless veterans in the Greater Kansas City Metro Area. These men and women served their country and now they need your help. So tomorrow, Friday November 2, stop by Memorial Hall with a few pairs … Continue reading

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GI Bill Funds 800,000 Student Veterans

“Billions of taxpayer dollars have funded the education of over 800,000 Post-9/11 GI Bill beneficiaries.” – Michael Dakduk, executive director, Student Veterans of America Veterans, join the ranks of these successful students! The Veterans in STEM program can help you navigate GI … Continue reading

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Veterans Crisis Line

http://www.veteranscrisisline.net/ Crisis Line: 1-800-273-8255, press 1 Are you a Veteran or concerned about one? The caring professionals at the Veterans Crisis Line are specially trained and experienced in helping Veterans of all ages and circumstances. Many of the responders are … Continue reading

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Benefits Guidebook for Veterans with Disabilities

In response to a need for more easily accessible and organized information on governmental benefits available to veterans and their families, the Institute for Veterans and Military Families  at Syracuse University (IVMF) has released a free guidebook that details monetary, health care and … Continue reading

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Kansas City Veteran Job Fair October 11

Looking for work? Check out the Kansas City Veteran Job Fair – sponsored by RecruitMilitary October 11, 2012 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM   Uptown Theater 3700 Broadway Street  Kansas City, MO 64111   Details and registration at https://events.recruitmilitary.com/events/kansas-city-veteran-job-fair-october-11-2012#registration  RecruitMilitary is a … Continue reading

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