How the SBA Helps Veterans

Three Business Resources for Veterans May is Military Appreciation Month. Each year, the SBA serves over 200,000 veterans, service-disabled veterans and military spouses across the United States and at military installations around the globe. To veterans: You served our country, now let the SBA serve you. The following are three ways the SBA serves veterans:Continue reading “How the SBA Helps Veterans”

Nelson Mandela International Day

From: The United Nations We stand here today to salute the United Nations Organization and its Member States, both singly and collectively, for joining forces with the masses of our people in a common struggle that has brought about our emancipation and pushed back the frontiers of racism. South African President Nelson Mandela Address toContinue reading “Nelson Mandela International Day”

President Obama Honors Veterans at Arlington National Cemetery

President Obama, Vice President Biden, First Lady Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden travel to Arlington National Cemetery to honor our nation’s fallen warriors, veterans and military families. FULL STORY

Veterans Day events in and around Seattle

Source: Seattle Times A list of selected parades, ceremonies, activities and discounts for veterans on Veterans Day 2012. A partial list of Veterans Day events in the Greater Seattle area. Veterans Day Parade SAT Veterans Remembrance Ceremony, 9:45 a.m., Veterans Memorial Park, 411 E St. N.E., Auburn; parade with military flyover, honor guards, veterans units,Continue reading “Veterans Day events in and around Seattle”

Stopping The Violence: “The Interrupters”

“The Interrupters” (download this important PDF click here) Directed by Steve James. Produced by Alex Kotlowitz and Steve James. Every City Needs Its Heroes. An epic tale of courage and hope, The Interrupters is a new film from Chicago-based director/producer Steve James (Oscar-nominated for Hoop Dreams) and award-winning author-turned-producer Alex Kotlowitz (There Are No ChildrenContinue reading “Stopping The Violence: “The Interrupters””