WHAT'S NEW?-Charlotte Rescue Mission is in need of donations to restock their food pantry. We will be hosting a food drive THIS FRIDAY, August 21 from 9:00 AM-12:00 PM at 907 W. 1st Street. Click here for more information
WEEK AT A GLANCE- Volunteer Food Drive, Financial Workshop, and Fort Mill Lunch! Gonna be a great week!
EVENT HIGHLIGHT- Do you have questions about home-ownership? Come learn about first-time home-buyer tips, buying a home with a low down payment, how VA home loans work, and mortgage refinancing at our Better Money Habits Financial Workshop this Wednesday at 12:30.
ICYMI-We had a blast at this month's Uptown Lunch! Gary LaRocque and Barry Weinberg talked to us all about their experience with the Cardinals, leadership insights, and what makes a great team on and off the field. You can catch the recorded version here.
STAT OF THE WEEK- 33% is the national average of Veteran families that include children. That means a lot of our Veterans are going to be majorly impacted by this year's return to school amidst COVID pandemic.
ABOUT ONE-THIRD OF DoD SCHOOLS ARE OPENING REMOTELY-Nearly one third of the 159 brick-and-mortar Department of Defense schools will be opening with remote learning over the next couple of weeks, because of the health protection condition at their installation, officials said.
We haven't had a virtual happy hour in while... Should we bring it back?
Exploring Financial Services Opportunities for Military Talent | JPMorgan Chase & Co. | Thursday, August 20 | 2:00 PM | Virtual | RSVP
CAVE NEWSLETTER- Want more? The Charlotte Area Veterans Employment newsletter is for you. You can view this week's here.
Let’s talk about change: Managing unprecedented changes to life and routine | Hosted by CareBridge | Wednesday, August 26 | 12:00 PM | Virtual Panel discussion | RSVP
VBH 2020 YTD IMPACT REPORT-
2712 Total Services
1169 Total Veteran Served
836 Total New Veterans Served
BECOME A PATHFINDER OR BRIDGEBUILDER- Are you interested in financially supporting Veterans Bridge Home? For only $20 a month you can become a VBH Pathfinder and assist a veteran family in need and if you donate $1,000 or more you can become a member of the 2020 VBH Bridge Builders Society. Clickhere to donate.