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March 2017 Newsletter

The Employment Issue Employment is the focus of this months issue. Utah is doing very well, in fact, our employment rate continues to be one of the best in the country! March also means the end of the legislative general session. Again this year, veterans and military are held in high regard by the legislature. Inside you will see a list of veteran and military related bills that were passed this year. Don't forget to check out our upcoming events, there are some things coming up in the next few months that we are very excited about. I hope you all enjoy this quarters issue. View this [...]

Utah Golf Foundation – Veterans on Course Program 2017

Here’s the 2017 Veterans on Course schedule: 1. PGA Superstore Kickoff – Thursday, March 2nd 2. Rose Park GC – Thursday, April 13th 3. Fore Lakes GC – Thursday, May 11th 4. Soldier Hollow GC – Saturday, August 12th 5. River Oaks GC – Thursday, September 14th 6. Davis Park GC – Thursday, September 28th 7. Entrada – Tuesday, October 10th 8. Sunbrook GC – Thursday, October 26th 9. SunRiver GC??? – Thursday, November 9th The only one event that isn’t 100% set at this point is SunRiver in [...]

January 2017 Year in Review Newsletter

Just in! The January issue of the Utah Veterans Voice! First off, Happy New Year everyone! We wish you a terrific 2017. In this issue of "The Voice", you will find our regular items such as calendar of events, Outreach schedule, In the News, contact information and others, but we also thought it would be good to look back at 2016, a Year in Review if you will, and remember many of the things that happened throughout the year. As always the Utah Veterans Voice has messages from our major partners: The Department of Veteran Affairs (healthcare and benefits), Utah National Guard, [...]

Hiring Utah’s Heroes March 23, 2017

Title: Hiring Utah’s Heroes Job Fair Date: Thursday, March. 23rd Time: 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Location: South Towne Expo Center, 9575 S. State St., Sandy, UT Website: facebook.com/utah.dws Price/tickets: FREE Description: Join us for a job and resource fair for Utah’s veterans, National Guard and Reserve Service members, active duty military members and families. Find a job or a get a better job with companies that support our nation's military. Employers include Zions Bank, Merit Medical, LANDESK Software, Intermountain Healthcare, Hill Air Force Base, Vivint Smart Home, Space [...]

Boots to Business Reboot January 2017

Looking to be an Entrepreneur? Thought about starting your own business? Boots to Business Reboot is a two part training program that provides participants and overview of business ownership as a career vocation, an outline and knowledge on the components of a business plan, a practical exercise in opportunity recognition, and an introduction to available public and private sector resources. Our next Reboot will be Wednesday Nov 2nd, and Thursday Nov 3rd, 8:30am - 4:30pm For more info View our flyer If interested in enrolling please go to: Our Registration [...]

Come to Snowbird December 17th!

This is a great opportunity for veterans in our area. Wasatch Adaptive Sports (wasatchadaptivesports.org) is a program which assists disabled veterans learn how to use adaptive ski equipment. Lessons are at no cost to the veteran and on the 17th half day lift tickets are free. Other events will be taking place that day as well, it should be a fun filled day and is a tribute to Veterans, Active Duty Military and their families. Click here for a clearer version of [...]

Veterans Voice November 2016

The November issue of the Utah Veterans Voice newsletter is now online and ready to view.  This edition has a special quote from Governor Gary Herbert regarding Veterans Day.  The articles are about Women Veterans and Women's Health, our Utah Homeless Stand Down, Veterans Transportation options, and many more.  The Utah Veterans Voice has messages from our major partners:  The Department of Veteran Affairs (Women and Chronic Pain), Hill Air Force Base, and other great partners in Utah.  We hope you enjoy the November 2016 edition of the newsletter, and during the month of November we [...]

Hiring Utah’s Heroes Job Fair

Title: Hiring Utah’s Heroes Job Fair Date: Thursday, March. 23rd Time: 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Location: South Towne Expo Center, 9575 S. State St., Sandy, UT Website: facebook.com/utah.dws Price/tickets: FREE Description: Join us for a job and resource fair for Utah’s veterans, National Guard and Reserve Service members, active duty military members and families. Find a job or a get a better job with companies that support our nation's military. Employers include Zions Bank, Merit Medical, LANDESK Software, Intermountain Healthcare, Hill Air Force Base, Vivint Smart Home, Space [...]

Veterans Day Events in Utah 2016

“On this Veterans Day, let us remember the service of our veterans, and let us renew our national promise to fulfill our sacred obligations to our veterans and their families who have sacrificed so much so that we can live free.”
—Dan Lipinski In the following link is a full list of our Veterans events throughout Utah. Please click on this link for a full downloadable copy Or click on this link for the full list on our Veterans Events [...]

Boots to Business Reboot November 2016

Looking to be an Entrepreneur? Thought about starting your own business? Boots to Business Reboot is a two part training program that provides participants and overview of business ownership as a career vocation, an outline and knowledge on the components of a business plan, a practical exercise in opportunity recognition, and an introduction to available public and private sector resources. Our next Reboot will be Wednesday Nov 2nd, and Thursday Nov 3rd, 8:30am - 4:30pm For more info View our flyer If interested in enrolling please go to: Our Registration [...]
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