Veterans Association of America, Inc.
Sunday, August 25, 2019
Serving those who've served this Country

Calendar of Events

Nov. 13, 2012: Free Per Scholas Technology Training Course (15 weeks)

Hello, I am reaching out to you to inquire if your program participants may be interested in FREE Information Technology Workforce Training. We offer AT OUR BRONX CAMPUS AS WELL AS NEW BROOKLYN LOCATIONS a 15-week training course in troubleshooting and fixing computer operating systems, industry certification (CompTIA A+ and Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist), job placement in career-track IT jobs, and 24-month case management and follow-up.
Basic qualifications include: age 18 or older, high school or GED (equivalent international diplomas accepted), legal NYC resident, genuine interest in working in the IT field, and able to attend classes 9am-4pm Monday-Friday for 15 weeks.
This training is provided FREE through generous donations of foundations and corporations, as well as grants from NYC and NY State. We especially invite OIF/OEF/OND VETERANS, THEIR SPOUSES, AND FAMILY MEMBERS, AND WOMEN TO APPLY. For more information go to

John Lewis
Recruitment & Admissions 
Director, Veterans Outreach & Recruitment

The Per Scholas Institute for Technology
804 East 138 Street, 2nd Floor
Bronx NY 10454

If any member that is already registered with the Veterans Association of America, Inc. (VAA) wants to participate in this training, please ensure to tell the representative of whom you speak with that you are from the aforementioned organization. We want to keep accountability of all our enrollees. If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to contact the numbers listed above or the VAA's toll free number @ (800) 590-2173 for additional information. Thank you.
October 22, 2014:         ASA College Enrollment Opportunities:
                                            (Continuous Open Enrollment)   
All veterans seeking enrollment in ASA College through the Veterans Association of America, Inc. should contact Mr. Anthony Brathwaite, Director of Community Outreach at (212) 672-6488. Inform them that you are being referred by the aforementioned veteran organization.
December 4, 2014:        Amway Services & Products for Purchase:
                                              (Continuous Open Registration) 
Here are 100% highly organic products that will allow you to improve your health, appearance, along with items that will enhance your home and office collectively. Please take a look at following products of choice that will prove to be invaluable to your personal and professional success. Here is the link to view the aforementioned. Enjoy!! 
February 3, 2015:            C.R. England, Inc. Current Job Opportunities:
                                                  (Continuous Employment Openings)
C.R. England is looking for veterans that would like to earn their CDL licensing through this organization. In order to do so, all who seek to apply MUST register with the Veterans Association of America, Inc. as a prerequisite to pursue this employment endeavor located in Salt Lake City, UT.
The P.O.C (Point Of Contact) is Mr. Michael Lynch, CSM (R) that will be determining each candidate's eligibility for entry into this 17 day training course environment. Please view the link below to see whether this interests your career endeavors. You can also contact VAA @ (800) 590-2173 for more information.

February 6, 2015:  Veterans Association of America, Inc. Job Opportunities:
                                                     (Continuous Employment Openings)            
The Veterans Association of America, Inc. is looking for quality web designers/developers and troubleshooters that will impact the the viewing of service provided. We are focused on military veterans of all branches that have the technical skills set to take on these viable roles within our organization. 
We are seeking individuals from all backgrounds who are former and active duty members of the military that have certified experience, and have worked in the aforementioned positions to help our organization along with sustaining current programs available to our coveted servicemembers. If anyone is interested please give us a call @ (800) 590-2173 to inquire about this tremendous opportunity.
July 21, 2015:  Cook County Health & Hospitals System Current Job Opportunities:
                                                            (Continuous Employment Openings)
The Cook County Health and Hospitals System, Inc. has provided job openings to various qualified members of the veteran community and beyond. The current job listings are an added service in conjunction with the Veterans Association of America, Inc. as opportunity to acquire gainful employment in these specialty areas.
Please take a look at the link provided to determine the position that best meets your qualifications and needs. All personnel applying for opening on this site must be a registered member of the Veterans Association of America, Inc.
Oct 1, 2016: Carnicella & Associates, LLC. Veterans Opportunity for Free Dental Check Up:
                                                               (Continuous each Year for Veterans Day)
Dr. Nicole Carnicella of Carnicella & Associates, LLC. is offering free dental triage and check up opportunities across the greater Pennsylvania area to medically assess veterans for one day on Veterans Day this year for those in the immediate area. You can reach her and associates to engage in the "Salute Your Smile" program dedicated to all military veterans that are within her local province. This year (2018) it will be on 9 Nov.

This program has been acknowledged by Dr. Works, Chairman, CEO & Founder as a great opportunity to encourage several veterans in taking advantage of free dental check ups and oral hygiene. Please review the links provided above as points of contact and further information.
July 14, 2017:                              Veterans Benefits Administration:
Dear VA Beneficiary,

Did you know that you may be eligible for an annual clothing allowance if you use a prosthetic or orthopedic appliance and/or medication for a service connected skin condition that causes permanent damage to your outer garments? 

If you’re eligible, and you haven’t yet applied for this year, you need to act fast! If you have already submitted your application, then  no further action is required on your part. 

Your application should be submitted on or before October 1, 2019. To apply, submit (in person, by mail, or fax) VA Form 10-8678Application for Annual Clothing Allowance, to the Prosthetic and Sensory Aids Service at your local VA medical centerAdditional information on this benefit is available at

Thank you for your service!


Veterans Benefits Administration

Jan 12, 2019          VAA Security, Inc.  Employment Opportunities:
                                        (Continuous Employment Openings)
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The Veterans Association of America, Inc. has security positions available for military veterans (Active, Retired, National Guard & Reserves, etc.) of all branches. You MUST have your security license and your 8 hour & 16 hour certificates prior to being sent to any employment location. It is a mandate that you have these items to solidify yourself from scrutiny and questioning from location management and ownership.
If you have met the above requirements, please contact Dr. Works at or call toll free (800) 590-2173 for further information. All guards MUST have black attire only when assigned to any location. It is imperative that each veteran seeking employment register with the organization by going to to membership enrollment and fill out the online application along with their $10.00 member enrollment fee to be considered for the aforementioned positions. All veterans must have a DD214 or VA member card to substantiate their service connection. 
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August 16, 2019:            Queens Workforce 1 Career Center:
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Nordstrom is hiring the following positions listed below

New restaurant locations opening in for their new Flagship Manhattan Location


All qualified applicants will meet with the Nordstrom hiring managers!!! Selected applicants will start within 2 weeks!!!

Line/Prep Cooks
Restaurant Expeditors
Lead Bartenders

To apply and be considered for the position, interested candidates must attend the job fair and go through a pre-screening interview. Must have at least 6 months of food and hospitality experience.

Must bring resume with you and be professionally dressed!


Hiring Event Locations!!!!!

Arrive Monday, August 19, 2019 11 AM - 1 PM
Location: Tompkins Library, 331 E 10th Street New York, NY 10009
Arrive Wednesday, August 21, 2019 3:00PM Sharp Cut off is at 3:30PM
Location: 123 William Street New York, NY 10038
Arrive Thursday, August 22, 2019 1 PM-3 PM

Location: Kips Bay Library,  446 Third Ave New York, NY 10016    

Arrive Friday, August 23, 2019 11 AM-2 PM

Location: LIC Library, 37- 44 21st st. Long Island City, NY 11101


Ask for Jennifer B at the front desk!

Isaac J Roman

Queens Workforce1 Career Center 

168-25 Jamaica Avenue, 2nd Floor 

Jamaica, NY 11432         

T: (718) 577-2138

F: (718) 297-6395