August 17, 2019
8:30 A.M. - 2:30 P.M.
The Potter's House International Ministries
5119 Normandy Boulevard
Jacksonville, FL 32205
Are you the caregiver for a parent, loved one or other adult? Join Community Hospice & Palliative Care for a free workshop to discuss common struggles and discover resources that are available to help caregivers. Helpful resources and organizations will be on site to answer your questions.
August 13, 2019
10:00 A.M. - 2:00 P.M.
Charles Webb Wesconnett Regional Library
6887 103rd St
Jacksonville, FL 32210
The City of Jacksonville Military Affairs and Veterans Department in partnership with the Jacksonville Public Library will be at the Charles Webb Wesconnett Library on the second Tuesday of each month from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Veterans can come speak with a Veteran Service Officer (VSO) at this local library with no appointment necessary!
August 12, 2019 - November 01, 2019
Jacksonville Career Center
2708 West Beaver Street
Jacksonville, FL 32254
HBI, a national leader for career training in the building industry, is providing SkillBridge-approved training, certification and placement in the construction industry. Take advantage of a 12-week, no-cost construction industry training, certification and job placement through a new program in the Jacksonville, FL area. This program is open to active duty military (within 180 days of separation). Spouses and local veterans are also eligible.
August 10, 2019
10:00 A.M. - 1:00 P.M.
VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena
300 A. Philip Randolph Blvd.
Jacksonville, FL 32202
Join Vets4Vets for their Quarterly Gathering of Veterans on Saturday, August 10th at the VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena. This free event is open to Veterans, Military, families and supporters.
- Coffee, Networking, and Exhibitors begin at 10:00 A.M.
- Speakers from 11:00 A.M. - 12:00 P.M.
- Free Lunch, Networking and Exhibitors 12:00 P.M. - 1:00 P.M.
August 09, 2019
9:30 A.M. - 11:00 A.M.
111 Riverside Avenue
Jacksonville, FL 32202
Operation New Uniform Graduation is an informal morning where our ONU veterans share their experiences from the program. Our guests, often successfully transitioned veterans and professionals committed to the success of veterans, join our ONU graduates as they discuss the experiences they have had, challenges they have overcome, and what they are doing now.
This is a great opportunity to connect with others in the community as well as see if graduates would be a good fit for any opportunities available in your company. Guests are invited to arrive early to enjoy a complimentary breakfast courtesy of Waffle House.
Operation New Uniform Class 31 Registration
August 07, 2019
9:00 A.M. - 12:00 P.M.
University of North Florida
Adam W. Herbert University Center
12000 Alumni Drive
Jacksonville, FL 32224
The Community Hospice Veterans Partnership and the University of North Florida Military and Veteran Resource Center, in partnership with Vietnam Veterans of America Local Chapter 1026, invite you to a free Agent Orange Town Hall. This is an educational and community resource for veterans and their loved ones. The program will include:
- Welcome & Introductions
- Pledge of Allegiance & Blessing
- Video Presentation
- Keynote Speaker
- Subject Matter Expert Panel
- Veteran Recognition Ceremony
Registered attendees will receive a custom gift bag.
Agent Orange Town Hall Registration Link
August 05, 2019
Bent Creek Golf Course
10440 Tournament Lane
Jacksonville, FL 32222
The World's Largest Golf Outing (WLGO) is about having a great day of golf with friends, family and colleagues, while benefiting Fisher House Foundation (FHF). Fisher House Foundation is a non-profit which is best known for a network of comfort homes where military and veterans’ families can stay at no cost while a loved one is receiving treatment. This WLGO event is an 18 hole four person team scramble format. The registration fee includes a $10 per player donation, green fee, lunch, warm up bucket, local prizes and awards ceremony following play.
August 03, 2019
8:00 A.M. - 10:00 A.M.
5055 J. Turner Bulter Blvd.
Jacksonville, FL 32216
The public is invited to the Breakfast with Our Heroes to honor Purple Heart recipients, meet those that served and extend helping hands to homeless veterans in reemployment programs. Salute our Nation’s Combat Wounded to commemorate the upcoming August 7th
National Purple Heart Day. Show your love and appreciation to Purple Heart Veterans and buy tickets for their breakfast.
Applebee’s, 5055 J. Turner Butler, Jacksonville 32216 near I-95 and US-1
Saturday, August 3, 2019, from 8 to 10 a.m.
Seating is limited:
Cost is $12 each or 3 for $30 for 6 for $54.
Purple Heart Veterans:
For tickets, google:
Breakfast with our heroes in Jacksonville.
There will be a food collection at this event for homeless veterans. Food needs listed at tickets link.
Breakfast with Our Heroes Flyer
August 02, 2019
Jacksonville VA Outpatient Clinic
1536 N. Jefferson St. - 2nd floor conference room
Jacksonville, FL 32209
The Jacksonville VA Outpatient Clinic Social Work team and the DAV are sponsoring a Back to School Bash.
July 29, 2019
American Legion Post 137 Moon Building
5443 San Juan Ave.
Jacksonville, FL 32210
There will be a special meeting of the Veterans Council of Duval County on Monday, July 29th at 7:00 P.M. at American Legion Post 137.