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Our Military Kids Grants

On February 24, 2014 By

Many military families are eligble to apply for a grants to pay for spring fees for sports, fine arts activities, camps, and tutoring. Report cards are coming out soon and some parents may discover their child needs a little extra tutoring help. Now may be the time to apply for a tutoring grant.

Grants are available [...]

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Are You an Unemployed Veteran?

On February 24, 2014 By

The VOW to Hire Heroes Act of 2011 programs to assist veterans with training and education.

Extended training and eductation opportunties are available through the vocation rehabilitation program offered through the Department of Veterans Affairs. To be eligible, veterans must have a service connected disability. The vocational rehabilitation program provides training and education opportunities for vetearns [...]

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Returning from a deployment generates a lot of questions for Service members and their families. The Transition Assistance Advisor (TAA) ensures that Service members experience a smooth and seamless transition back into their civilian careers and reintegration into the local community. The TAA is the Service members advocate and liaison to access local, state, and [...]

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By Nick Simeone American Forces Press Service

WASHINGTON, Jan. 15, 2014 – If it hasn’t arrived yet, your 2013 W-2 wage and tax statement likely is on its way, and with it the countdown toward the April 15 tax filing deadline. As preparations begin for the upcoming tax season, military families are being [...]

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Snow Care for Troops

On February 5, 2014 By

Snow Care for Troops is a program that assists military families with snow removal. This winter military families can sign up for Project EverGreen’s SnowCare for Troops (SCFT), a community-based program that matches contractor and citizen volunteers with military families to provide free snow removal services. SCFT is open to military families with a service [...]

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The Comprehensive Soldier and Family Fitness program launched a new social media platform yesterday, called ArmyFit, for Soldiers, their families and Army civilians.

ArmyFit is designed to offer members of the Total Army with tools and resources that will help them be more self-aware, and therefore have the ability to begin the process of [...]

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