Where Vets & Military Can Eat Free On Veterans Day, Nov. 11, 2020

California restaurants are stepping up with freebies & specials to thank vets and active duty for their service


ACAPULCO: On Veterans Day, Wednesday, Nov. 11, the Mexican chain invites veterans and active military, with ID, to enjoy a complimentary, three-item combination plate. Options include tacos, enchiladas or such classics as chicken tamales, chile rellenos or chicken taquitos. Meals include rice, refried beans or fresh vegetables. Restaurant finder here.

APPLEBEE’S: Vets and active duty with proof of service are entitled to a free meal on Veterans Day 2020 as part of the chain’s decade-plus-long tradition. Offer is good at participating locales, and menu options may vary. Find restaurants near you.

BJ’S RESTAURANTS & BREWHOUSE: Current and former military are invited to enjoy a free entree, up to $14.95, and soda on Nov. 11. Offer not valid for takeout or delivery. Details. See locations.

BLACK ANGUS: On Veterans Day, Nov. 11, vets and military can order the All-American Steak Plate for $10.99 — featuring an 8-ounce sirloin, mashed potatoes, broccoli and a non-alcoholic beverage. The offer is good from open to close, for on-site dining or takeaway (order online) and with a valid military ID or proof of service . . . . full list here at Patch

Support for Women Businesses – NEW

New Economics for Women has put together a team of experts to take care of the Women’s Business Center. The NEW-WBC will have its headquarters in Canoga Park, with another location in Van Nuys. In addition to all the workshops and one-on-one consultations, the program will expand in the months to come with an “On the Road Program” taking the much-needed program to different communities and organizations around Los Angeles County.

The NEW Women’s Business Center provides resources and tools to ensure women entrepreneurs are on the right track for economic independence through small business ownership.

We are here to help your business. Register for local training workshops that help you develop your business. Book a 1-on-1 appointment with our staff. Get the support you need to succeed.

Visit the Website of NEW here

Los Angeles Veterans Collaborative Meeting, Wednesday June 10, 2020 – Online with Zoom

The Los Angeles Veterans Collaborative (LAVC) is a structured network of over 300 public, private, and government agencies from across multiple sectors working together to improve the lives of veterans, service members, and military families in Los Angeles County.

ACCESS & ENGAGEMENT9:00 AM – 9:55 AM 
WOMEN VETERANS9:00 AM – 9:55 AM 
LAVC COLLECTIVE MEETING10:00 AM – 10:45 AM 
BREAK OUT GROUPS 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM 

Next meeting will be online from 10:00am to 10:45am. Register here . . . .

Tech Job Fair in Glendale, Sept 18, 2019 – 9am to 11am

Career Fair – Hosted By The Verdugo Jobs Center – Click this Link to register and for more information

Meet with dozens of employers and learn about job opportunities offered by companies looking to hire technology skilled job seekers.

  • Beyond Limits
  • Service Titan
  • Cal Tech
  • Legalzoom
  • Amazon
  • mobileforming
  • Sada Systems
  • Hawke Media
  • Liberman Media
  • Auticon
  • NEP Group
  • Grifols
  • Spokeo
  • Virtualitics
  • Image Cube
  • Phonexa
  • DOT 818
  • Age of Learning
  • Episource
  • LAUSD
  • NAVY
  • PickTrace
  • Fleetup
  • CONVOSO

Pasadena Museum of History Offers Free Admission to Military Families May 18 – September 15, 2019

Now on View: Giddy Up: Children Take the Reins. Explore the world of carousel animals & childhood toys that rock, bounce, & roll.

The Pasadena Museum of History announced its participation in the 10th annual Blue Star Museums Program, an initiative of the National Endowment for the Arts in collaboration with Blue Star Families, the Department of Defense, and more than 2,000 museums across America. The 2019 program begins earlier than in past years, launching on Saturday, May 18, 2019, Armed Forces Day,  to offer free admission to the nation’s active duty military personnel and their families through Labor Day.

Click here to access The Pasadena Museum of History

and Click here for a list of participating museums nationwide is available at arts.gov/bluestarmuseums.