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Eat at Burger Monger, Raise Money for Veterans, ITS THAT EASY!

The final event for USFSP's Veteran Appreciation Month is today!

 

Stop by Burger Monger between 11:00 AM - 10:00 PM TODAY and tell the cashier you would like your meal cost donated as a part of USFSP's Veteran Month. That's it, ITS THAT EASY!

 

A few SVO members will be heading over for lunch at 12:00, so if you would like to go with a group then head over around that time!

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It's Time to speak. It's time to listen. - "Telling: Tampa Bay" - TONIGHT Nov. 14th @ 1700 in DAV 130

Don't forget, we will be showing the Telling: Tampa Bay film TONIGHT in Davis 130.

Doors open at 5:00 PM, film starts at 5:30.

This is an amazing film starring local Veterans speaking of their experiences during their service.

There will be free food provided by the Tavern, and this event is worth 200 PetePoints!

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It's time to give back! - Canned Food Drive THIS WEEK

The USFSP Residence Hall Association (RHA) will be hosting a canned food drive this week.

All cans and non-perishable food collected during the drive will be donated to a local charity.

If you are interested in donating, you can bring your canned/non-perishable items to RHA's table out on Harborwalk this week, Nov. 14th - 18th

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VOLLEYBALL FOR VETERANS tournament this FRIDAY @ SAND COURTS behind USC @ 7 PM!!!

Don't forget to REGISTER YOUR TEAM for the Volleyball For Veterans fundraising tournament. Teams can consist of a maximum of 4 players. Players can by ANYONE (students, faculty, staff, community friends, etc).

The tournament is THIS FRIDAY (11/4/16) at 7 PM at the sand volleyball courts behind the USC. Sponsors are SVO, SG Dept. of Veterans Affairs and UCA Committee, Campus Recreation, the USC, Sodexo, the Tavern, and Burger Monger.

Prizes will be awarded to the top 3...

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Veterans Day Expo

Thursday, Nov 10, 10 am
Harborwalk
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Telling: Tampa Bay

Monday, Nov 14, 5 pm
DAV 130

As a part of our Veteran Appreciation Month, SVO will be hosting a screening of the Telling: Tampa Bay performance. This performance is aimed at helping communities understand the military and veteran experience through first-hand stories.

There will be FREE FOOD provided by the Tavern. Doors open at 5:00PM and the screening will begin at 5:30PM.

Everyone is more than welcome to walk in after the start if there is a class conflict.

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Eat-Raise Event at Burger Monger

Wednesday, Nov 16, 11 am
Burger Monger - 1325 4th St N, St. Petersburg, FL 33701

Stop by Burger Monger on Nov. 16th anytime from 11:00AM to 10:00PM and a portion of your meal cost will be donated to a local veteran non-profit!

If we can get at least 70 people to participate, we will be able to donate $200 to needy veterans!

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Red White for Blue

Saturday, Oct 8, 3 pm
3 Daugheters Brewing
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SVO Meeting 10/6/18 @ 1100 in TER 301

SVO Members,

Our next meeting will be this Thursday, October 6th, from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM!

Some of the topics we will be covering are: our 50/50 tickets, the Red White For Blue event, pumpkin carving, Volleyball for Veterans, and some other activities. We will have speakers from Concerned Veterans for America and from the Veterans Treatment Court presenting some future volunteer opportunities.

Please know, it is absolutely okay to come late if a class conflicts...

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50/50 Fundraiser

Wednesday, Oct 12, 11 am
Harborwalk

We will be selling tickets all the way up to the drawing on Oct. 12th at 2pm. You can stop by the SVO office in TER 301 Mon-Thurs 11-2pm to purchase tickets up until the tabling on the 12th. On the 12th tickets will only be sold out on Harborwalk.

The winner will be announced on our Facebook page: http://www.facebook.com/usfspsvo

Ticket Pricing:

1 for $2

7 for $5

12 for $10

20 for $20

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MVSC 1 Year Anniversary Celebration

Thursday, Nov 10, 11:30 am
Terrace Patio

The MVSC will be celebrating it's 1 year anniversary on Nov. 10th at 11:30 am on the Terrace Patio. There will be free birthday cake followed by a short ceremony for Vietnam Veterans. If you know someone that is a Vietnam Veteran, please provide them with the information below:

***VIETNAM VETERANS PLEASE SEE BELOW***

If you are a Vietnam Veteran, we would love to see you at this event! We will be presenting all Vietnam Veterans in attendance with the Vietnam...

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Veteran Voting Campaign

Join us in encouraging Veterans to vote in this year's elections!

We will be hitting the streets and interacting with Veterans to get them voting. A free dinner will follow at the Tavern, provided by Concerned Veterans For America.

For more information and to RSVP, contact Rick Disney at rdisney@cv4a.org

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Volleyball For Veterans

Friday, Nov 4, 7 pm
Volleyball Courts behind USC

There will be free food and prizes for participating teams! Every student participant will receive 300 Pete Points!

Everyone is allowed to play, including students, faculty, staff, and non-affiliated community members! ***Registration donations are only SUGGESTED for students, however NON-Students MUST pay the donation***

REGISTER YOUR TEAM: https://goo.gl/forms/Tq3Guj8wgNkrQ7y83

Registration donations will be collected upon arrival to the tournament....

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Telling: USF St. Petersburg Application Deadline is July 29th. Apply today to tell you story!

We are accepting applications for Veterans and Military Dependents that are students, faculty, staff, or alumni from USFSP, USF Tampa, USFSM, and SPC. We will choose 10 participants from applications submitted.

It is a short application, we promise!

http://goo.gl/forms/D6nvUx5Cy6I5C2q33

Telling Project History:

Since 2008, The Telling Project has produced 42 original performances in 19 states in which veterans and military family members stage their stories...

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SUBMIT YOUR APPLICATION TODAY TO BE A PART OF THIS MOMENTOUS EVENT!!!

Here is the link for participants to apply for the Telling: USF St. Petersburg.

http://goo.gl/forms/D6nvUx5Cy6I5C2q33

Telling Project History:

Since 2008, The Telling Project has produced 42 original performances in 19 states in which veterans and military family members stage their stories of military life for their communities, bridging the civilian/military gap during a time of ongoing overseas conflict. Veterans and veterans’ family members step forward as...

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Wreaths Across America

This Christmas, thousands of graves at Bay Pines National Cemetery could be left bare as donations to place wreaths at the headstones are deeply needed.

Wreaths Across America, a donation-based organization, places 700,000 wreaths at cemeteries nationwide, including 33,000 at the Bay Pines cemetery alone.

The volunteer organization, which receives no money from the government, is responsible for placing these wreaths. Last year, only 800 of the roughly 33,000 graves at Bay...

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USFSP Veterans Expo

Tuesday, Nov 10, 10 am
USFSP Harbor Walk and Terrace 301

Celebrate Your Service at the USFSP Veterans Expo!

10 November 2015

10am - 2pm on Harbor Walk at USFSP

With the Grand Opening of the Military and Veterans Success Center in Terrace 301 at 12pm - 1pm

Free food, entertainment, and giveaways!!

 

Events, food, and giveaways sponsored by USFSP Student Affairs, the Student Veterans Organization, and USFSP Student Government Department of Veteran Affairs

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SPC Student Veterans lead charge to help honor fallen service members through wreaths

Members from the St. Petersburg College Student Veterans Association are taking on the task of raising money to put the wreaths on the graves of fallen service members at Bay Pines National Cemetery. 

The group participated in the placing of the wreaths at the cemetery last year during the holiday season and was disappointed in the amount of graves that were left without a wreath. Only 800 of the roughly 33,000 graves at Bay Pines had a wreath for the holidays.

“It is a...

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USFSP Veterans Expo

Tuesday, Nov 10, 10 am
USFSP Harbor Walk and Terrace 301

Celebrate Your Service at the USFSP Veterans Expo!

10 November 2015

10am - 2pm on Harbor Walk at USFSP

With the Grand Opening of the Military and Veterans Success Center in Terrace 301 at 12pm - 1pm

Free food, entertainment, and giveaways!!

 

Events, food, and giveaways sponsored by USFSP Student Affairs, the Student Veterans Organization, and USFSP Student Government Department of Veteran Affairs

Will you be attending?
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