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  • STCOC Military Affairs Committee Update - April 2021

    *** SPECIAL DATES & TIMES FOR UPCOMING MEETINGS! ***
     
    April Committee Meeting – Thursday, April 15 @ 3:00pm
    The South Tampa Chamber’s Education and Military Affairs Committees invite you to a special joint presentation in honor of April being the Month of the Military Child. Featured Speaker: Venetia D Waters, MAEd, School Liaison Program Manager, MacDill Military & Family Readiness Center. This meeting will take the place of your regularly scheduled committee meeting. | RSVP HERE for Zoom Link
     
    May Committee Meeting – Tuesday, May 18 @ 3:30pm
    For our May meeting, we will be hosting a joint meeting with the Tampa Bay Chamber’s MAC and are looking forward to sharing a very special announcement with you! Additionally, the guest speaker will be Alexandra Srsic, Managing Attorney, Bay Area Legal Services, who will be discussing their medical legal partnership for veterans. 
    This meeting will take the place of your regularly scheduled committee meeting. | RSVP HERE for Zoom Link
     
    June Committee Meeting – Tuesday, June 8 @ 3:00pm
    Save the Date - We are excited to share that beginning in June we will resume IN PERSON committee meetings with limited attendance. Location & speaker TBA.
     
    Air Force Assistance Fund campaign March 22 - April 30
    The AF Assistance Fund raises money for four charities that take care of Airmen, Guardians, and their families. Those four charities are the Air Force Enlisted Village, the General and Mrs. Curtis E. LeMay Foundation, the Air Force Villages Charitable Foundation and the Air Force Aid Society. | Click here for details
     
    Military Spouse Employment Summit – May 12, 2021
    Hiring Our Heroes is pleased to present the fifth annual Military Spouse Employment Summit. During this virtual event, we will celebrate the progress that community and corporate leaders have made in elevating the conversation around military spouse employment and keeping it in the forefront. Recognizing a decade of work through Hiring Our Heroes’ collaborative efforts, we will take a look back and a look forward, highlighting the strides that have been made and calling for continued partnership as we shape the future. | RSVP HERE
     
    STRIVE @ HCC - Application deadline is Friday, April 16, 2021
    STRIVE is an entrepreneurship training program offered through Syracuse University’s Institute for Veterans and Military Families (IVMF), in partnership with Hillsborough Community College (HCC). Let STRIVE take you from business ideation to growth of your business! After completion of the residency and mentoring, we follow you through your entire entrepreneurial journey by providing you with the resources you need to succeed and grow. Applications are being accepted now for the Spring 2021 cohort.  .

     
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