Take the 1776 Challenge with Veterans Across the Country
Team Red, White & Blue’s 1776 Challenge is
an epic physical series of goals that brings Veterans, supporters, and
Team RWB partners together. Participants to complete every exercise and
check-in through the app will receive a free 1776 Challenge patch. You must be a member of Team RWB to check-in and participate. Membership is free and Veterans get a free Nike shirt!
Make The Connection: Family and Relationships Resources
Learn about VA Safe Firearm Storage Toolkit Webinar on June 22nd
Women and the VA Event - Call In
VA’s Acting Deputy Secretary Pam Powers will host an event for women Veterans June 23 from 12:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. ET. Secretary Robert Wilkie will kick off the event. This will look at how
VA responded to COVID-19, address how VA has changed as a result of it
and will discuss a post-pandemic environment.
Call in: 1-404-397-1596 Access code: 199 080 9748
Follow this 18-minute, Gentle, Upper-Body, Chair Yoga Class
May, Team Rubicon launched the COVID-19 Emergency Food Assistance
Program (EFAP) in partnership with the Patient Advocate Foundation (PAF)
and supported by Bristol Myers Squibb Foundation. Through EFAP, Team
Rubicon connects people battling cancer, multiple sclerosis, and
rheumatoid arthritis to an application site where they can request food
delivery or financial assistance. Visit the Team Rubicon EFAP application to get financial assistance and food drops straight to your door.
Listen to LGBT Veterans discuss living open, healthy lives
Questions and Answers from the Largest Employers Hiring Veterans
June 16, Amazon, USAA, Walgreens, Walmart, American Corporate Partners,
Blue Star Families, LinkedIn and VA answered Veteran and military
spouse employment questions.
Questions like: How to stand out? How to maximize Veteran preference and experience? What special programs exist to get Veterans hired at these companies?
Don't miss the more than 625 questions and answers already posted!
Military.com: Trust in VA Now at an All-Time High, VA Says
What Questions Do You Have About Resources for Veterans Who Are Homeless?
Join an Veterans Health Administration Homeless Program resources RallyPoint Q&A event on June 23rd at 3 pm EST.
can ask questions to the following program offices: Community
Engagement, Supportive Services for Veteran Families, Homeless - PACT
and Grant and Per Diem Program.
Watch VA Honoring Vets: Sgt. Jose Calugas
Nearly 250 Veterans from across the country are participating in VA’s National Veterans Golden Age Games at HOME! Watch the opening ceremonies online June 22 at 6 pm ET. The competition includes a week-long series of sporting events June 23-27, 2020.
ConnectingVets.radio.com: VA Has a New Patient Advocacy Tracking System
VA Podcast: Lead Singer of Bayou Bandits and Nurse
Army Veteran Josh Strickland is the lead singer of the Phoenix-based
band the Bayou Bandits and a nurse who has worked through some of the
hardest-hit areas of the United States during the COVID-19 pandemic.