Women Veteran News

February 2019


Appalachian Veterans Arts, Humanities Collective to host Teresa Fazio (02/28)

Task force to address barriers that impact female veterans (02/27) 📅

Army group’s luncheon to honor women (02/27)

Federal social worker mends lives, one veteran at a time 🔊 (02/27)

VA secretary prioritizing job vacancies, offering financial incentives (02/27)

Legion auxiliary member adds spice to military lives overseas (02/27)

EVENT [05/03-05]: Special retreat for women vets set for May


Habitat for Humanity building its 1st female-only veteran village (02/26)

Congressman O'Halleran visits local vets (02/26)

Bringing Congress to the fireside (02/26)

Takano announces congressional task force to address challenges facing female veterans (02/25)

Congressional staffers ask for Legion support on GI Bill loophole, other issues (02/25)


Three Overton women make 103 quilts for Kearney veterans home (02/23)

WWII Aviation Pioneer Leaves Legacy At 103 🎥 (02/22)

Special 'portrait project' aims to recognize female veterans 🎥 (02/22)


Lawmakers choose 35-year veteran to lead Vermont National Guard (02/21)

Veterans Support Group to open clothes closet Friday (02/20)


National Veteran Girls Rock Day (02/19) 📅


Making HERstory: Panel showcases women veterans (02/15)


'Mom, you're too much': Veteran women become the new face of PTSD 🎥 (02/13)


Photo Essay: Veteran's Appreciation Day at La Salle High School 🎥 (02/13)

Veterans ‘Salute the dress’ at wedding gown giveaway: ‘I feel like I’m at Disney’ (02/12)

Bridgewater ‘Hometown Heroes’ veterans project on display at library (02/12)

Corte Bella golf event to benefit veterans (02/12)


Xinjiang commemorates contribution of 20,000 female veterans from East China who went to region in 1950s (02/12)

Women veterans find camaraderie through shared experiences (02/11)

Female Veterans: A Rapidly Growing Group (02/11)

Clever Talks putting on events in San Diego for female servicemembers 🎥 (02/11)


Veteran Snapshot: Carol King (02/10)


Saginaw VA Medical Center working to combat veteran suicide (02/08)

Camden County donates hundreds of wedding dresses to veteran families 🎥 (02/08)

After the Donation: Caliber Collision, Allstate Step Up to Help Army Veteran (02/08)


The 5th Annual Women Veterans Empowerment Expo (02/08)

Community Celebrates 100 Years Of Women In The Military (02/07)

Why some people have a problem with Lincoln's quote as the VA motto (02/07)

CVHHH Goes Red for Women (02/07)

Back on the road, thanks to the kindness of others (02/06)


EVENT [02/08]: Women Veterans Conference set for Friday (02/06)


BBB Trends: Local groups ‘Stand as One for Women Veterans’ and ask your help with their event (02/04)

Donald Trump Is Getting It Right on Veterans Care (02/03)

Revolutionary War heroine is Bantam American Legion vet of the month (02/04)

Veterans: All-female flyover held at funeral for Navy pilot [and events] (02/03)


WATCH: Nine NAS Oceana pilots to honor Navy veteran in first ever all-female flyover 🎥 (02/01)

Those good vet unemployment numbers look different for female, minority, and younger vets 🔊 (02/01)