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    Forever Home: Why So Many Veteran Families are Flocking to Florida

    Transferring out of the military can be a worrisome experience. After spending time in service with your family, it’s a daunting task to finally decide where to plant roots and what amenities you’re looking for in a potential state. A … Continue reading

    VETERANS FLORIDA WELCOMES NEW BOARD MEMBERS

    Tallahassee, FL — April 9, 2019 Veterans Florida, a nonprofit corporation created by the State of Florida that provides veterans and transitioning service members with career opportunities and entrepreneurship resources, recently announced that they have welcomed two new board members … Continue reading

    Veterans Florida partners with sheriff’s office to fill deputy positions in Citrus County

    Village News — February 4, 2019  Veterans Florida, a nonprofit corporation created by the state of Florida that provides veterans career and entrepreneurship resources, recently announced with the Citrus County Sheriff’s Office that they have partnered to fill open deputy … Continue reading

    Lockheed Martin, Veterans Florida Team Up to Hire More Veterans in Florida

    Florida Daily — January 24, 2019  Veterans Florida is teaming up with Lockheed Martin to hire veterans across the Sunshine State. “Lockheed Martin currently employs approximately 100,000 individuals worldwide and is principally engaged in the research, design, development, manufacturing, integration and sustainment of … Continue reading

    Former Army Sergeant Nurtures Lifelong Interest in Agriculture

    Former U.S. Army Sgt. Ryan McGrath didn’t have a career lined up after a five-year hitch that included a deployment to Iraq. In the military, he specialized in cybersecurity. But the field didn’t excite him. He tried property management, and … Continue reading

    Veterans Florida Awarded Grant From The Boeing Company As Part Of Annual Corporate Giving Initiative

    Tallahassee, FL — November 29, 2018  Veterans Florida, a nonprofit corporation that provides veterans career and entrepreneurship resources, recently announced that they have been awarded a $50,000 grant by The Boeing Company. As part of Boeing’s corporate giving initiative, this money … Continue reading

    Do’s & Don’ts. The Basics of Preparing for and Nailing Your Next Job Interview.

    There are a lot of reasons why it’s a great time to be a veteran looking for a career in Florida. Our economy keeps growing, industries like tech and aerospace are booming, and Veterans Florida has a full-time staff dedicated … Continue reading

    Florida State Parks – See The Real Florida

    Theme parks and beach resorts might be the first things that come to mind when thinking of Florida, but locals and savvy visitors have long considered Florida’s award winning State Parks to be the state’s real gem. Florida’s outdoors are … Continue reading

    Veterans Florida Entrepreneurship Program Selects Six Network Partners

    Veterans Florida Entrepreneurship Program Selects Six Network Partners Statewide Initiative Offers Entrepreneurship Education to Veterans TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – The Veterans Florida Entrepreneurship Program, a program that offers qualified veterans the opportunity to receive an entrepreneurship education, has selected six network … Continue reading

    How a Navy Veteran is Changing Lives Through Yoga

    True to her naval training, Kathryn Thomas never backs down from a challenge. After fulfilling her childhood dream of becoming a helicopter pilot, she suffered an injury that would require her to medically separate from the United States Navy. “I … Continue reading