San Diego Vet Center Outreach to Attend Military Support Services Expo

GoHireAVet.com is proud to announce that the San Diego Vet Center Outreach will be in attendance at our “Military Community Support Services Expo” on Nov. 13th, 2015.

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Life isn’t always easy after a deployment. That’s where Vet Centers can help. Vet Centers across the country provide a broad range of counseling, outreach, and referral services to combat Veterans and their families. Vet Centers guide Veterans and their familiesContinue reading

Grand Canyon University to Present GI Bill Options

Honored to Serve the Military Community

Grand Canyon University offers over one hundred majors and concentrations for bachelors, masters and doctoral degree programs for the most in demand careers. Learn about all the options offered to military professionals to earn a degree while meeting the demands of such a busy life style.

Be sure to RSVP for Grand Canyon University & Sheryl Smith‘s Pre-Expo presentation: “Utilizing Your GI Bill at Grand Canyon University” prior to our “Military Community Support Services Expo” on Nov. 13th @ The Military Auto Center just 1 block from MCAS Miramar!

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Announcing Our Pivot to the Pacific “Military Community Support Services Expo”

GoHireAVet presents the Pivot to the Pacific “Military Community Support Services Expo” coming to the Military Auto Center on Friday Nov. 13th from 1100-1400 PST, Click here for more details!

U.S. Plans to Increase Drills in Asia-Pacfic to Counter China’s Expansion

As events in the Asian Pacific continue to unfold with China continuing to build out more “artificial islands” that include an operational military focused airbase, it seems that the “Pivot to the Pacific” has become more important as every day passes.

There are approximately 95,000 uniformed military personnel assigned to a variety of commands and units in the San Diego area. Their dependents and families take the total military population in the county in the neighborhood of 175,000.

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Stand Down a Veterans Villages of San Diego Event That Helps Save Lives

For 28 years now Veterans Villages of San Diego produces an event called Stand Down each summer in July that helps struggling U.S. Military Veterans get a “Hand Up & Not A Hand Out”.

I know it all too well as in 2013 I attended my first Stand Down after hitting complete bottom in life after struggling for a few years after the real estate bubble burst and the U.S. economy tanked.   I had the intention that it was going to be a weekend camping trip and then I was “checking out”, but Stand Down saved my life.

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Starbucks to Serve Coffee & Specialty Teas at Charity Golf Tournament at Cottonwood Golf Club

It’s now official, Starbucks Coffee Company will be serving their great coffee & specialty teas at the WWII Veterans to Hawaii Charity Golf Tournament & Jobs, Career & Business Opportunity Fair at Cottonwood Golf Club!

Recently I had the pleasure to meet with Chairman & CEO of Starbucks Howard Schultz to personally invite Starbucks to be a sponsor and to serve Starbucks coffee to the golfers, supporters & our military veterans at our first Annual WWII Veterans to Hawaii Pearl Harbor Memorial Parade Charity Golf Tournament!  Starbucks is a major supporter of our U.S. Military with their own Military Hiring Initiative.

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If you’re a Golfer and a supporter of our US Military and would like to help us get some of our WWII Veterans to Hawaii for the Annual Pearl Harbor Memorial Parade, click here for more details!

If you’re a company or organization and would like to be a sponsor with our Golf Tournament then click here for details!  And if you’re a company or organization that would like to hire our military veterans then consider being a participant in our Jobs, Career & Business Opportunity Fair to be held in the banquet tent the day of our Charity Golf Tournament, click here for details.  And thanks for Supporting Our Troops!