Veteran Resources – National

Veterans of the United States – Veterans of the United States armed forces may be eligible for a broad range of programs and services provided by the VA. Eligibility for most VA benefits is based upon discharge from active military service under other than dishonorable conditions, and certain benefits require service during wartime. Veterans’ Employment

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Disability Resources for Job Seekers – Western Region

Sycuan Inter-Tribal Vocational Rehabilitation (SITVR) has a mission to provide culturally relevant vocational rehabilitation services to enrolled members, of a federal or state recoginzed tribe, with disabilities who reside on or near on of the 12 Kumeyaay reservations in San DIego County. SITVR provides counseling, vocational training, and job placement services consistent with the applicant’s

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Veteran Resources – Western Region

Veterans Village of San Diego (VVSD) makes it a top priority to provide employment and training services to veterans of all eras. It doesn’t matter you are homeless, suffer from substance abuse, or were separated from the military decades ago or just in the last few weeks. If you are a veteran struggling to find

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Write the Perfect Resume

Job search, like fashion, is a continuously evolving process. With resumes, you may hear conflicting information regarding formatting, length, content, headings, contacts, references… The lists are never ending. When constructing your resume, there are some key facts that do not change. Most importantly, your resume does not get you the job; it is the key

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Community Development Financial Institutions Fund – US Dept of Treasury

The CDFI Fund’s Native Initiatives are designed to overcome identified barriers to financial services in Native Communities. These initiatives seek to increase the access to credit, capital and financial services in Native Communities through the creation and expansion of CDFIs primarily serving Native Communities. Specifically, the Native Initiatives work to overcome these barriers through two

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Workforce Tulsa

As a private-industry led board of 50 leaders from around Tulsa, Osage, Creek and Pawnee counties, the Tulsa Area Workforce Investment Board works to ensure that the workforce system – made up of employers, job seekers, trainers and educators, government agencies and non-profits – is operating as efficiently as possible so that limited resources are

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Choctaw Nation Career Development

The Choctaw Nation Career Development Program provides a comprehensive array of career guidance services, workforce skills development, academic skills enhancement, and financial education that enables members of the Choctaw Nation to obtain recognized certifications needed to enter careers and/or advance existing careers that are self-sustaining and contribute to personal financial security, healthy lifestyles, and the

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Veteran Resources – Southern Region

The state veterans program administered by the Oklahoma Department of Veterans Affairs (ODVA), under the direction of the War Veterans Commission as the controlling board, provides a complete service to the State’s veterans. This service includes nursing and domiciliary care, financial assistance in emergencies, and field service counseling in the filing of claims for U.S.

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Native American Youth and (NAYA) Family Center

NAYA Family Center draws on the strengths of its staff and volunteers to provide inclusive programming for Native American youth and their families. NAYA Family Center currently provides the following programs: Middle school advocacy services. High school advocacy services. Tutoring and after-school programs. Native community employment services. Middle school, grade 8/9 transition, high school math,

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Lawyer

Job Description: As Lael Echo-Hawk shares in her story, “Indian Lawyers today are the warriors for our people” (linked below). From advocacy to advising, the work of a Lawyer is heavily dependent on the type of law they practice and where they are practicing. Common daily tasks include interpreting laws, regulations, and rulings, providing legal

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