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Come to our next Lunch & Learn to hear about the Military Makeup
in Delaware, Managing Military Employees, USERRA and FMLA laws, and
resources for you. There is no cost to attend.

Have you ever had questions on managing your military employees? Whether
you are a small or large business, private or public sector, this Workshop
will enhance your understanding on the USERRA Law. There is no cost to
attend. You are welcome to extend the invitation to your company’s
frontline supervisors of military employees, as well as your human resources

Choose from two scheduled Workshops:

January 24, 2018 from 12:00pm – 1:00pm
Smyrna Readiness Center, Smyrna

February 28, 2018 from 12:00pm – 1:00pm
Bethany Beach Training Site, Bethany Beach

Please RSVP to Ms. Walker at dawn.k.walker3.ctr@mail.mi

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Holiday Concert


Wednesday, December 6 • 7pm

This year’s concert should be an outstanding show. We are featuring music
from many more genres than usual including:

  • Rock
  • Funk
  • Classical
  • Children’s/Disney
  • Traditional

and more!

It should be a fun night for the whole
family, with minimal talking, and lots of fun music.

Audience members can expect a holiday concert like they have never seen us
perform before. You should plan to arrive early as there are already a
confirmed 800 guests! And, of course, don’t forget to bring a food item for
the DNG war on hunger!

I am looking forward to seeing you at the concert!

CW2 Stike
Commander, 287th Army Band

Help The Veterans is sponsoring the Power Breath Meditation workshop in Delaware.

December 8th – 12th
Wilmington VA Hospital

It is free of charge for veterans and military members and is conducted by a national non-profit organization, Project Welcome Home Troops.

Check it out on Facebook

If you or anyone you know may benefit from this workshop, please sign up by contacting:

Leslye Moore
leslye.moore@pwht.org or
call (208) 409 7806

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Useful Links:
Recent Chicago Tribune article about the Project Welcome Home Troops
About the workshop

Meera and Raghav Garg
Help The Veterans
Charter School of Wilmington

Help The Veterans: helptheveterans.org is a 501(c)(3) tax-deductible fund under Delaware Community Foundation

DJF Wednesday Workshop Series presents…
“Home Buying 101”

Come learn the basics to set yourself up for success in buying your next Home!


NORTH: WED, NOV 29, 2017
Building 202, Room 213
Dover AFB, DE

** In order to attend workshop, you MUST have Dept of Defense/DOD ID for Dover AFB base access.

Lunch provided by Presentations. You must PRE-REGISTER.

Command/Supervisor chain approval is required for Full-Time Employees to attend and attendance must be documented in the proper leave status.

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DISCLAIMER: The Delaware National Guard does not endorse individual companies or agencies. The information provided herein is distributed to our soldiers and airmen in the event they may wish to take advantage of the stated offer or event. This message is not an endorsement for the company/organization or its affiliates named within the content of the message.


2nd Annual Firehouse Family Day
Saturday, November 18, 2017
Dover AFB Fire Department

NEEDS-ALL AGES. This includes Active Duty families, retirees, civilian
employees on base, as well Guard and Reserve families from ALL BRANCHES of

For more info, Contact Sonya Dyer
(302) 677-6383

Customers can get help with their energy bills
and sign up for funding on-

There will be a total of four fairs held in the month of January –
one each in Sussex and Kent counties, and two in New Castle county.

Greetings DJF Community Network  

Our next DJF Community Network NORTH quarterly meeting is fast-approaching – see attached Agenda!

Our focus topic this month is “HOUSING, WINTER/UTILITY ASSISTANCE”.

THU, NOV 16 • 0830 HOURS

Biden National Guard/Reserve Center
250 Airport Road, New Castle, DE 19720

**Must have PHOTO ID **

PLEASE RSVP BY REPLY TO christine.f.kubik.nfg@mail.mil if you will attend the NORTH meeting.

O  302.326.7582
C  302.540.0711
E  christine.f.kubik.nfg@mail.mil

Event Agenda

Delaware Guard hosts “Doing Business with the Guard” Workshop
Hometown Force wants to work with our Hometown Businesses

The Delaware National Guard, along with The University of Delaware
Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC), The U.S. Small Business
Administration (SBA), and The Office of Supplier Diversity (OSD), have
joined together to host the upcoming workshop, “Doing Business with the

WORKSHOP: “Doing Business with the Guard”
Wednesday, November 15, 2017
8:00 am – 12:00 pm

Delaware National Guard, Joint Force Headquarters
Major Joseph R. (Beau) Biden III National Guard /Reserve Center
One Vavala Way (GPS use: 250 Airport Road), New Castle, DE 19720

Business owners and leaders who are interested in doing business with the
Delaware National Guard are encouraged to register and attend the Workshop.
The event will provide a networking forum, along with presentations by
subject matter experts to give companies the know-how to do business with
the state and federal governments, along with a focused attention towards
any veteran business owners and OSD and SBF certifications. Attendees will
learn about SBA financial products and certifications. And most of all,
business leaders will be briefed on forecasted and upcoming federal and
state contract opportunities the Guard has anticipated in the future for

“Each year, the Delaware National Guard contracts for millions of dollars in
goods and services,” said Maj. Gen. Carol Timmons, Adjutant General,
Delaware National Guard. “This is an educational opportunity for businesses,
and especially small businesses, to learn how to be a part of that process.”

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For more information on this Workshop, please contact the registration
organizer at the PTAC office:
Ms. Dana Reece at (302) 831-0781 or dmreece@udel.edu;

or, the DE National Guard office contact:
Ms. Christine F.
Kubik at 302.326.7582, or email: christine.f.kubik.nfg@mail.mil .

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