Issue 3 | October 03, 2017
VCC San Diego County Fall Update
VCC Launches New Website
VCC just launched a brand new website with n ew features and easy access to the information. We also have a new link for vets, service members and their spouses to use to request a call from our Vet Connector within 24 hours.

For more VCC updates check out our San Diego page, and follow us on Facebook, and Twitter .
VCC - RallyPoint Partnership
VCC is also partnering with RallyPoint, an online network with more than 1.2 million veterans and military members. Through this partnership and banner ads on RallyPoint's site, VCC will be highlighted to the veteran and military communities of our three locations: Maricopa County/Phoenix, AZ, San Diego County, and St. Joseph County/South Bend, IN
Upcoming Events

Friday October 13, 2017 | 9:00am-5:30pm

A forum to empower and engage women veterans and attendees in areas of personal, professional, and academic successes. Themed around the furthering one's passion and perseverance, it will include keynote speakers, breakout sessions, a resource fair, and "Building your Network" opportunity.

Registration and more information HERE

Saturday, November 04, 2017 |

Operation Dress Code is a free event for women who have served in the U.S. Armed Forces and for women who are currently serving. The Dress Code Boutique Day assists women transitioning to new careers by providing them with the professional clothing needed for civilian life.
Registration is simple; schedule your personal shopping experience on November 4th, 2017
What We've Been Up To
September 2017
VC C receives a certificate of recognition for outstanding community service at the Blue Star Families and American Legion Auxiliary Remembrance and Resource Fair.
September 2017
VCC celebrated 5.11 Tactical's annual anniversary. 5.11 Tactical has partnered with VCC to provide veterans and active duty members with an exclusive 30% discounts in stores.

August 2017
Vets' Community Connections/2-1-1 San Diego became the latest AmeriCorps VISTA Intermediary Program to serve veterans and military families in San Diego County.
August 2017
VCC held a recognition event to thank our Summer VISTA members for their hard work in building out our Salesforce database and expanding our social media presence.
August 2017
VCC co-hosted a "Welcome to San Diego" Blue Star Families, Career Meet and Greet for military spouses at the 2-1-1 San Diego Connections Center.
August 2017
VCC joined 250+ military spouse leaders, command leadership and family service professionals from across San Diego at the San Diego Military Family Collaborative Annual Conference.
August 2017
VCC joined the Wave Academy for their 1st. Annual Summer Picnic to recognize veterans who are taking steps to heal from their post-traumatic stress.
August 2017
VCC in attendance and supporting Operation Homefront's Back to School Brigade. Over 41,000 free bagpacks full of school supplies were distributed to military children across the country.
August 2017
Last day of one of our wonderful interns. Best of luck in your PhD. program, Lily!. We can't wait to call you Dr. Higgins!
August 2017

VCC joined athletes and veterans at the Epic Series Huntington Beach event for a day of fun recreation and healthy competition.
July 2017
VCC attended the the Live Well San Diego 5K as a recognized partner to run/walk in support of a healthy, safe and thriving San Diego County.
June 2017
VCC talking to student veterans during the Basic Training For Higher Education Seminar at Miramar Base Education Center.