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Veteran Entrepreneurship Opportunities Dinner Seminar

Craven Community College
Wednesday, November 14 6 – 9 p.m. Dinner seminar Free to attend Are you a veteran entrepreneur or a military spouse seeking capital to start a business, expand and existing business, or acquire a business? Come to the Veteran Entrepreneurship Opportunities dinner seminar will offer the most up-to-date information on start-up and small business lending […]
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Veterans Day Tribute

Veterans
Please take a moment today to recognize Veterans Day for if it weren’t for the men and women who served our country, America wouldn’t be the “land of the free and home of the brave”. New Bern and surrounding areas have a large number of veterans living among us. You may not even know that […]
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MumFest and Veterans Day Weekend Events in and around New Bern

MUMFEST in New Bern
11th: Field of Flags at New Bern Union Point, honoring the service and sacrifice of Veterans, sponsored by Vietnam Veterans of America, Chapter 886, New Bern. Call 252-636-5543 11th: Veterans Day, 9:00am – 5:00pm at the Tryon Palace. Call 252-639-3500. 11th: Collegiate Veterans Association (CVA) 5k Run/Walk, 8:00am at Ft Macon State Park. Call 252-349-1430. 11th: ArtWalk throughout Downtown […]
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3rd Annual Craven County Veterans Stand-down

Veterans Stand-down
Veterans Employment Base Camp and Organic Garden Teams Up with NC Works On Friday, September 16, 2016 in New Bern, the Veterans Organic Garden and NC Works, will host a veterans outreach with a special event called a veterans stand-down. This event will primarily benefit Homeless Veterans in Craven, Pamlico, Jones and Carteret County but […]
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Empowering Veterans through Workforce Development Program

Veterans Worforce Development
Rapid training and employment process for veterans entering civilian life and support for employers seeking to hire technically-skilled and leadership oriented employees for advanced manufacturing environments. Duke Energy’s investment in Tools for Advanced Manufacturing for Veterans has supported nine classes with 132 veteran participants to date. WHAT: East Carolina University will showcase its Tools for Advanced Manufacturing for Veterans […]
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What does freedom mean to you?

Memorial Day 2017
It was a beautiful Memorial Day as hundreds of people gathered at National Cemetery in New Bern to remember those who paid the ultimate sacrifice while serving our Country. I had the pleasure of joining Windye Barton, an Interactive Journalism Student at American University, today in Downtown New Bern. Windye and I talked with visitors […]
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Save the Date: “Vets talk about Vets 2015!”

Veteran's Organic Garden
Guest Speaker: Mayor Chris Rey January 16 from 6pm – 9pm The Flame, 2301 Neuse Blvd, New Bern Tickets: $25.00 Veterans Employment Base Camp and Organic Garden (EBCOG) will be holding its annual informative fundraising event to promote unity among the local veteran organizations, state agencies and the Department of Veterans Affair & to discuss […]
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2nd Annual “Vets talk about Vets 2015”

Veteran's Organic Garden
January 16, 2015 The Flame Banquet Centre, 2301 Neuse Blvd., New Bern 6pm – 9pm Veterans Employment Base & Organic Garden (VEBOG) will be holding its annual informative fundraising event to promote unity among the local veteran organizations, state agencies and the Department of Veterans Affair & to discuss upcoming military Veterans’ issues and needs. […]
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Veterans Benefits for Surviving Spouses

Memorial Day
What Every Surviving Spouse Should Know about Veterans Benefits: A Step-by-Step Guidebook for the Surviving Spouse’s Advocate provides a riveting journey by walking the reader through the quagmire of applying and receiving Surviving Spouse benefits and gives the instructions and examples needed to understand and apply the topics discussed. This workbook is a guide that gives hundreds […]
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