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#Veteran Events & Announcements 6/23 to 7/7

Listed below are the events I have for the next 14 days here in the Metro Detroit area, of which there are 2 new items. You can also go to the Legion 328 website to download any flyer for these future events at  http://www.legionpost328.org/events.html

You can also find many other veteran events & information for Veterans on the State of MI Veterans website, Detroit Public Televisions' Veterans website, and a few others:
http://www.michiganveterans.com/home/Calendar.aspx
http://www.veterans.dptv.org/all-events
http://www.hostmtb.org/RADs_and_Other_Retiree-Veterans_Events.html#MI
https://sites.google.com/site/miveteranevents/home/military-events
ANNOUNCEMENTS! "Free Legal Services" The Legal Aid & Defender Association, Inc., is hosting numerous (17 to be exact) free legal clinics (priority for vets) in both Oakland & Macomb counties for the next 6 months, all starting at 10AM. See Oakland flye…

#NVBDC 20 Tables filled with Buyers! Doing Business With The Federal Reserve

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July 21st in Detroit
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1600 East Warren Avenue, Detroit, MI
$21.49 per person (registration required)
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Legion to Congress: Veterans want strong, robust VA

Legion to Congress: Veterans want strong, robust VA Jun 20, 2016 Jun 20, 2016 In a strongly worded letter sent Friday to all members of Congress, American Legion National Commander Dale Barnett criticized proposals to privatize the Department of Veterans Affairs. "The American Legion has grown increasingly concerned over the past several months about egregious and politically driven comments from some groups claiming to represent veterans' needs," Barnett said. "Such comments show little concern for the millions of veterans who rely on VA care and support that they receive at their local facilities." Barnett emphasized that "The American Legion wants lawmakers to completely understand that our more than 2 million dues-paying members support a strong and robust VA that puts veterans first." Acknowledging VA's well-publicized mistakes and deficiencies, Barnett said, "Election sound bites, media hyperbole, hollow grandstanding and smoke and mirr…

#Veteran Events & Announcements 6/16 to 6/30

Listed below are the events I have for the next 14 days here in the Metro Detroit area, of which there are 8 new items. You can also go to the Legion 328 website to download any flyer for these future events at  http://www.legionpost328.org/events.html

You can also find many other veteran events & information for Veterans on the State of MI Veterans website, Detroit Public Televisions' Veterans website, and a few others:
http://www.michiganveterans.com/home/Calendar.aspx
http://www.veterans.dptv.org/all-events
http://www.hostmtb.org/RADs_and_Other_Retiree-Veterans_Events.html#MI
https://sites.google.com/site/miveteranevents/home/military-eventsANNOUNCEMENTS!"Free Legal Services" The Legal Aid & Defender Association, Inc., is hosting numerous (17 to be exact) free legal clinics (priority for vets) in both Oakland & Macomb counties for the next 6 months, all starting at 10AM. See Oakland flye…

Detroit Veterans Day parade update

SAVE THE DATE!!! Keep the date of Sunday, November 6 penciled in to remember the Veterans who are no longer with us, as well as those that are. Staging begins at 10:00 AM at Martin Luther King HS, on Larned St....Parade stepoff at 12:00 A.M (noon) from Jefferson at Chene. The MDVC is working on a number of things - Web-site, at    www.detroitveteransdayparade.org      is ''Under construction'' in some area... We are working on an ''on-line'' registration form for easier registration.. The Run for Vets, just prior to the parade... Vets Fest to be held in Hart Plaza, after the parade. I encountered James Jackson, SEN Peters' aide, at the City of Southfield Memorial Day service. He reconfirmed that SEN Peters (LDCR Peters USNR,  RET) will be our Grand Marshal. We are always looking for members; $10.00 annual/$50.00 lifetime. Your organization can become a member, as well, for only the one-time $10.00 membership fee. We are also looking for any…

#Veteran Events & Announcements 6/9 to 6/23

Listed below are the events I have for the next 14 days here in the Metro Detroit area, of which there are 2 new items. You can also go to the Legion 328 website to download any flyer for these future events at  http://www.legionpost328.org/events.html

You can also find many other veteran events & information for Veterans on the State of MI Veterans website, Detroit Public Televisions' Veterans website, and a few others:
http://www.michiganveterans.com/home/Calendar.aspx
http://www.veterans.dptv.org/all-events
http://www.hostmtb.org/RADs_and_Other_Retiree-Veterans_Events.html#MI
https://sites.google.com/site/miveteranevents/home/military-events
ANNOUNCEMENTS!"Free Legal Services" The Legal Aid & Defender Association, Inc., is hosting numerous (17 to be exact) free legal clinics (priority for vets) in both Oakland & Macomb counties for the next 6 months, all starting at 10AM. See Oakland flyer for th…