Suits for Soldiers



2016 Suits for Soldiers – Suit Giveaway

WHO: Veterans
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.
POC: 952-229-5116

sfs event invite.pdf

Free drop-in legal clinic for veterans

legal-aidWHO: Veterans
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


A day on the ice for Military youth

pbyr-ice-fishing-kidsWHEN: 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 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



Coordinator of Veterans and Military Student Services position available

career opportunityA 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: . 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


Contact: Carla Ballard
Human Resources

Employment Ready Veterans- A Job Search Training Series for U.S. Military Veterans

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.