The purpose of the event is to provide VA benefits, information and services that include personal assistance in claims processing and inquiries, burial and memorial benefits and VBA: compensation, pension and appeals.
ESGR seeks to foster a culture where all employers support and value the employment and military service of members of the National Guard and Reserve in the United States.
The VA invites veterans, service members, their families and survivors to attend the event on Tuesday, Jan. 23, at the LTC Lionel A. Jackson Armory on St. Croix.
The adjutant general for the Virgin Islands (VING), Brig. Gen. Deborah Y. Howell, will host a retirement ceremony for her chief of staff, Colonel Linda Cills, after completing over 32 years of military service.
PV2 Donastorg entered the military on June 21, 2016. His unit is the VING HHC 786th Combat Service Support Battalion (CSSB) on St. Thomas, and his military profession is information technology specialist.
As a part of Annual Veterans Day activities throughout the Virgin Islands this year, the V.I. Office of Veterans Affairs and American Legion District 10 will honor female veterans in the territory.
The National Park Service is working in coordination with the U.S. Coast Guard and FEMA to address damaged vessels that have been displaced due to recent hurricane activity.
The Federal Emergency Management Agency and its federal partners continue to support the government of the U.S. Virgin Islands and local community efforts to protect the life and safety of those in areas impacted by hurricanes Irma and Maria.
Brig. Gen. Deborah Y. Howell, adjutant general of the Virgin Islands National Guard (VING), will host a Day of Service and Celebration of VING’s 44th birthday throughout the territory on Thursday, Oct. 19.
Diana Isadore, who joined the Coast Guard in 2006, was the first known woman from St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands, to graduate the Coast Guard Academy in New London, Conn.