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Veterans Voice November 2017


The November issue of the Utah Veterans Voice newsletter is now online and ready to view. This edition has a special letter from UDVMA Executive Director Gary Harter regarding Veterans Day and honoring those who have served. The articles are about Governors Day and Hiring Utah’s Heroes, Veterans Day events, V.A. Healthcare and Benefits information, and many more. The Utah Veterans Voice has messages from our major partners: The Department of Veteran Affairs, Hill Air Force Base, and the Utah National Guard, and other great partners in Utah.

We hope you enjoy the November 2017 edition of the newsletter, and during the month of November we encourage all to get out and celebrate, on 11 November, those great men and women who have served and continue to serve this great country in which we live in.

The November 2017 edition of The Utah Veterans Voice can be found on the Resources and Publications page on our website. To view the newsletter and other materials published by the Utah Department of Veterans and Military affairs, Click Here.

It is our high honor to serve those who have and continue to serve.

Thank you

You can find a direct link to the newsletter Here

Veterans Day Events 2017

Attached is a current list of all Veterans Day Events happening throughout Utah this year. If you know of an event that is happening that is not on this list please call 801-326-2372 to let us know. We will be updating this list as we get new events until Veterans Day. Thank you for your service and support!

Veterans Day Events 2017

Veterans Voice Newsletter September 2017

The September Newsletter “Veterans Voice” is now online and ready to view. This edition focuses on Education and Training for Veterans/Military throughout our great State.

In this issue we have a Message from our State Approving Agency Director, Berni Davis. Articles included within are from Universities, Colleges, Technology Schools and other educational systems like the update on Military educational benefits and Utah College of Applied Technology here in Utah. We hope you enjoy the September 2017 edition of the Veterans Voice.

The September 2017 edition of The Veterans Voice can be found Here

For further information on education benefits go to our Education Page.

It is our high honor to serve those who have and continue to serve.

Thank you.

Richfield Open House Aug. 23, 2017

Do you know about your VA Benefits?

The Utah Department of Veterans and Military Affairs would like to invite you to attend a Veterans Benefits Open House on August 23rd from 11:00 am – 3:00 pm in Richfield Utah. Veterans and family members of veterans are encouraged to attend.

In addition to Local, State, and Federal agencies, a number of non-profit organizations that serve veterans will also be present, such as Veterans Health Administration, Veterans Benefit Administration, Employer Support for Guard and Reserve, Cover to Cover, Five County Association of Governments, Six County Association of Governments, the Mobile Vet Center, and many more.

Veterans and their families can learn more about veterans’ benefits and programs and in some instances can actually start the application process for some of the programs or services being showcased.

For questions concerning this event please contact 801-326-2372.

To View the flyer click:   Richfeild Open House Flyer

Salt Lake City Library Celebrating Veterans

The Salt Lake County Library invites all Veterans to join us for this free viewing August 10th. Please make sure to RSVP no later than the 9th at:

If you have any further questions regarding this event please contact us at 801-943-4636

This event will be held in the Library’s Viridian Event Center at 7 P.M.


The Utah Division of Parks and Recreation is excited to announce our third annual Military Appreciation Day set for Saturday, August 12, 2017.

Come join in on the celebrations and activities like pancake breakfasts, 5K races, flag ceremonies, canoe rentals, and even musket demonstrations.

For more information click on this link to the Utah State Parks Blog at Utah State Parks

Southern Utah’s 1st Annual Golf Scramble

Friday Novemeber 3, 2017 Southern Utah Veterans Home will be holding their 1st annual Golf Tournament at Sun River Golf Club

To participate please download the attached flyer / registration form

Fees are $85 per person and includes 18 holes with cart. Lunch is also included.

Golf Tournament Registration Form

For questions please call American Legion Post 90


Newsletter July 2017

The July Newsletter “Veterans Voice” is now online and ready to view. This edition has the Governor’s and the Director’s Message touching on our veterans benefit compensation update and Independence Day. Articles within the newsletter are from Veteran Affairs Healthcare and Benefits, Hill Air Force Base, Utah National Guard, and other great partners in Utah. Information on Charities, Veterans Economic Impact, 3rd Annual Veterans Business Summit, Veterans Memorial Golf Scramble and Memorial Day Ceremony. We hope you enjoy the July 2017 edition of the Veterans Voice!

To read the new issue Click Here

Draper Philharmonic & Choral Society Concert June 30th 2017

The Draper Philharmonic and Choral Society are performing a patriotic concert at the Draper Amphitheater and would like to invite all veterans as honored guests. The concert is June 30 at 8:00pm and we would love to recognize and thank all of the men and women that have fought for our freedoms. Below is a link to the full flyer. We hope to see many of you there!

Downloadable Flyer

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