WHAT'S NEW?This week instead of telling you, we want to change it up a bit and ask YOU "what's new?". Since the pandemic it has been harder to stay in touch with all of our friends in the area. Do you have any major life updates? How about any needs that we should know about? Reach out here to update us on what's going on in your life. We would love to hear from you!
WEEK AT A GLANCE Join us this week for our weekly Wednesday Workout and our monthly Ballantyne Breakfast! Details for each below.
EVENT HIGHLIGHT Have you ever wanted to create your own website? Next Friday, join us for a special virtual event: Building a Web Site Class. This class will be taught by our friend Todd Criswell and is a great opportunity for beginners looking to advance your web design skills.
ICYMILast week our team attended the America's Warrior Partnership's virtual conference to learn how to further our impact. We love improving our skills so that we can better serve our community!
STAT OF THE WEEK 5. That is how many school supply kits we have left to hand out. We will be doing another distribution on Saturday, September 12. Make sure to sign up to secure your supplies!
HUGE SLATE OF VETERAN SUICIDE PREVENTION MEASURES SET FOR DEBATE NEXT MONTHDemocratic leaders of the House Veterans’ Affairs Committee this week announced plans to mark up a hefty slate of suicide prevention bills early next month as Senate lawmakers and administration officials lament that already existing solutions to the problem aren’t moving fast enough through Congress.
Sounds like y'all want a happy hour! We'll get started on planning one.
What other events would you like to see?
Community Conversations - Justice, Race, and Intersectionality
CAVE NEWSLETTER Want more? The Charlotte Area Veterans Employment newsletter is for you. You can view this week's here.
Community Engagement Wellness Webinar: Tips for Healthy Hearts and Bodies | Hosted by Novant Health | Wednesday, September 2 | 1:00 PM | Virtual | RSVP
VBH 2020 YTD IMPACT REPORT
2851 Total Services
1230 Total Veteran Served
881 Total New Veterans Served
NCSERVES NEWSLETTER Want more? Check out the NCServes Newsletter here.
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.