2016 Suits for Soldiers – Suit Giveaway
WHAT: Giveaway of gently used and dry-cleaned suits and professional attire for men and women
WHEN: Wednesday November 30, 3016 – 12:00 PM to 4:00PM
WHERE: Farmers Insurance 6625 West 78th Street Bloomington, MN 55439
WHY: To support our veterans transitioning from the military to civilian life
HOW: Go to the address above, browse and try on a gently used and dry-cleaned suit, and take it home.
sfs event invite.pdf
WHAT: Free drop-in legal clinic for veterans
WHEN: Tuesday, December 13, 2016 – 9am-2:00pm
WHERE: Flag Atrium Balcony Room 2S 114
WHY: Housing, Employment, Benefits, Expungement, Wills, Debt Collection, Family law including child support
HOW: Ask in the front desk for direction, if you get there
POC: Vetlaw Program 651-200-4750
WHEN: January 21st, 2017 from 10 am to 3 pm
WHERE: Veterans Campground on Big Marine Lake- Hugo
11300 180th St. North Marine on the St. Croix, MN 55047
About: Youth will be given a safety brief. There will be a handful of expert fishermen volunteers to help. Hot drinks and snacks will be provided, as well as a lunch at noon. Youth can clean and take the fish home. An ice fishing starter kit will be provided which includes a rod and reel. For those who don’t want to fish, ice skating will be available. Please see the PDF below for more information.
RESGISTRATION: First come first serve through http://www.SignUpGenius.com/go/4090A4AAEAA28A5F58-military for 75-100 youth. Registration is open and will close when full. Parent participation is encouraged.
For more information please contact Laura Groeneweg Lead Child and Youth Program
PBYR received a generous donation from the Hennepin County Board of Commissioners. PBYR greatly appreciated their thoughtful gesture and note our sincere THANKS!!! This money will be used with Vets and Service Members in crisis that need help with food or transportation costs.
A position is available through the Minnesota State Colleges & Universities for a Coordinator of Veterans and Military Student Services. More information can also be found on their website: https://www.mnscu.edu/jobs/viewPosting.php?pid=15096 . Please see the PDF below for additional information.
What: Position opening for Coordinator of Veterans and Military Student Services
Appointment: Full-time Tenure Track/Probationary
Where: St Paul Campus
When: Now through application deadline of November 28, 2016
How: To apply, go to http://agency.governmentjobs.com/metrostatemn/default.cfm
Contact: Carla Ballard
Participating Applebee’s restaurants only. Entree selection may vary by location. Proof of military service required. Dine-in only.
What: Employment Ready Veterans- A Job Search Training Series for U.S. Military Veterans
When: Monday, Dec 12 thru Friday, Dec 16
8:30 am to 12:30 pm
Where: Burnsville WorkForce Center
2800 County Road 42 West * Burnsville, MN 55337
How: Registration is required, register online at:
Please see attached PDF for more information on this training.