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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

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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
delcf.org

DJF Wednesday Workshop Series presents…
“Home Buying 101”

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


LUNCH & LEARN

NORTH: WED, NOV 29, 2017
DOVER AIR FORCE BASE
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.

EXCEPTIONAL FAMILY MEMBER PROGRAM

2nd Annual Firehouse Family Day
Saturday, November 18, 2017
12-3pm
Dover AFB Fire Department

ANY MILITARY FAMILIES WITH SPECIAL MEDICAL, EDUCATIONAL or EMOTIONAL
NEEDS-ALL AGES. This includes Active Duty families, retirees, civilian
employees on base, as well Guard and Reserve families from ALL BRANCHES of
service.

For more info, Contact Sonya Dyer
(302) 677-6383
sonya.dyer.1@us.af.mil

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

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

DELAWARE NATIONAL GUARD
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.

CHRISTINE F. KUBIK
DELAWARE NATIONAL GUARD
DIRECTOR, JOINT SUPPORT & OUTREACH SVCS (J9)
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
Guard”.

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
bid.

“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 .

DJF Wednesday Workshop Series presents…
“Home Buying 101”

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


LUNCH & LEARN

NORTH: WED, NOV 8, 2017
DELAWARE NATIONAL GUARD
Biden NGRC Room 1138
250 Airport Rd
New Castle, DE 19720
**Must have photo ID for facility access

SOUTH: WED, NOV 29, 2017
DOVER AIR FORCE BASE
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.

Download Flyer

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.

Back by popular demand…

Delaware Joining Forces is hosting “Volunteer for Vets” day, in collaboration with Cabela’s – Christiana. As part of the event, we are inviting our nonprofits in the DJF network that depend on volunteers to meet their mission to come out and display!

VOLUNTEER FOR VETS DAY
SAT, NOV 11, 2017
10am – 2pm
Cabela’s – Christiana

DJF organizations who rely on a volunteer force to support their mission – are invited to participate with a table display. The goal is to host a table and solicit/sign up VOLUNTEERS for your cause, and spread your mission of helping veterans! Cabela’s on a Saturday sees over 11,000 visitors/customers!

Please note: Absolutely NO fundraising should be done at the tables. This is not that type of event.

To reserve your table, please email:
Eric Williams, Marketing Manager, Cabela’s
Eric.Williams@Cabelas.com

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DISCLAIMER: The Delaware National Guard & Air Force Reserve 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.

On behalf of the Nutrition Program of CHEER…
A special VIP invitation to the Annual CHEER Veterans’ Day Celebration

Thursday, November 9, 2017
5 to 9:00 p.m

Warren L. and Charles C. Allen, Jr. CHEER Community Center
20520 Sand Hill Road
Georgetown, DE

Includes presentations of unit flags, a flag ceremony, a full buffet dinner, cash bar, dancing, and entertainment provided by Sky Brady.

Admission for Veterans is FREE. Veterans will be required to provide proof of service. Requested donations for spouses or guests will be $10.00.

We are inviting each veteran organization to bring their American Flag and Unit Flag if possible, and a color guard unit to participate in the opening ceremony. The ceremony will consist of a parade of each veteran’s organization, and end with each unit’s flag being placed along the wall of the ballroom. If your organization would like to participate in this opening ceremony, please let us know by email to Fmason@cheerde.com before November 5, 2017.

Reservations or tickets for the event available at your local CHEER Center or call Robin Greene for reservations at (302) 515-3063. Seats are limited, so please encourage your members to RSVP as soon as possible.

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Florence Mason
CHEER Nutrition Program Director
Fmason@cheerde.com

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