October 12th, 11 AM - 3 PM
Jerome Gun Hill BID Fall Festival
Jerome Avenue between E. Moshula Parkway N. and E.
Gun Hill Road, Bronx
here for all the boroughs..
Pets for Vets Free Adoption: Animal
Care Centers of NYC offers a pet
adoption promotion called Pets for
Vets, which waives the adoption
fees for veterans and current members of the military. Locations NYC, Brooklyn,
and Staten Island.
As NYC's only open-admissions animal welfare
organization, Animal Care Centers of NYC
nonprofit—takes in more than 35,000 animals each year. The
Community Dogs Program
works within Bronx neighborhoods to identify dog owners in
need and assist them in keeping their dogs with free
vaccinations, a pet food bank, free dog training seminars,
and spay/neuter referrals.
Bronx River Art Center Fall 2019 Art
Classes for kids and adults,through December
19th. Each art class meets for 2
hours once a week for 10 weeks.
Details and Registration here....
Green Worker Coops: Start A Business
Together on Thursday, November 14th Come learn about
Green Worker Cooperatives and how the
Co-op Academy can help you start a business. This is
for individuals and groups interested in starting a business
or those who are already in the early stages
of business formation.
Bronx Memoir Project: Narrative Essay
Writing: Monday, November 18th from 4 – 6
PM. at the West Farms Library. Led by Caroline
Rothstein, Narrative is described as "a
spoken or written account of connected
Parents! The Community Educcation Council for District 11
presents A Town Hall
Event with Chancellor Richard A.
Carranza on November 19th.
All District 11 parents are urged to
attend, from 6:30 - 7:30 PM. Issues
and concerns for District 11 will be
Building your Own Business Website on Wednesday, November 20th
Allerton Branch from 2:30 – 5:00 PM. In the past, building a
business website could be expensive and
complicated. But today, there are website
builders that are affordable and easy-to-use for almost any entrepreneur.
Protect Your Street Trees on November 23rd.
Volunteer with Teddy Bear Project to give some “TreeLC” to the
urban forest. We will mulch 50 tree beds,
while meeting old friends and engaging the
community. Light refreshments will be
Gods Love We Deliver Race to
Deliver 2019 a symbol of
our own daily race to ensure no
one person has to face the
unthinkable combination of illness
and hunger. Join us on November 24th
feom 8:30 - 11:00 AM for one of our largest annual
fun & free weekly walks
start at different times in various locations
throughout NYC. Check the seasonal
schedule below to find a one-hour
session nearest you. For more info
see the page
There's always something to do for
kids, adults and families at Poe Park in November.
Project WASTE (Water and Street
Trash Elimination) focused on source-reduction of trash
pollution.asks for volunteers on Saturday
November 23rd, from 10 AM.
- 1 PM. to join us in the water as we count, assess and
remove trash from Muskrat Cove, 4202-4288 Webster Ave.
You can now request an electronics pick
up for your old electronic equipment. For information on what the Dept.
of Sanitation will accept and how to make an appointment for
the pickup, see the
You served us! The Bronx and all of
NYC serves you with free classes, coaching and more!
The 34th Annual Throgs Neck Veterans
Day Parade kicks
off November 10th at 12pm.
The parade begins at Lafayette
Tremont Ave and travels down Randall
Ave to Bicentennial Veterans Memorial
Park. A commemorative ceremony will follow.
Dental 365 offers their 3rd Annual Free
Dentistry for Veterans event on November
10th, from 9 AM - 2 PM. Get cleanings, x-rays, full-mouth debridements, comprehensive
examinations, and other same-day
services. Walk in or to schedule an apppointment, call
877-759-6933. See locations
Salute our Veteran Heroes with the Bronx Chamber of Commerce
at our Veteran's Luncheon on November 14th At
F&J Pine. Admission is free to all veterans
and currently serving men and women. Must show your ID
as proof and RSVP Required
The Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum
is hosting its inaugural Veterans Job &
Resource Fair on Friday, November 15th. Open to veterans and their spouses,
the Museum’s goal is to connect this
community to available resource partners
and employment and networking opportunities.
PBS NOVA Sleep Disorder TV Program about sleep and
sleep disorders, is
looking to interview veterans who
suffer from sleep issues (can’t fall
asleep, wake up often, nightmares).
Veterans who are willing to share their
PTSD sleep issues on television are
invited to contact the production company.
The Home Depot Foundation offers
Grants up to $5,000 to 501(c)3
organizations and tax-exempt public
service agencies in the US that are
using the power of volunteers to
complete a project that improves
communities and makes a long-lasting impact on veterans and/or
a diverse and underserved
population. Grants are given in the
form of Home Depot gift cards for the
purchase of tools, materials, or services. Rolling deadline through December 31,
Welcome to the Pre-Registration page for "The Craft of War
Writing" workshop series (Fall 2019), starting on
Saturday, September 21st through November 23rd.
Hosted by the
Morris Park NYPL.
Veterans, please apply: TechCongress 020
Congressional Innovation Fellowship places computer
and other technologists to serve as technology policy
advisers to members of Congress.
Bronx Neighborhood Housing Services offers a Vet Access to Home Program grant for veterans.
Veterans with honorable discharges
and a physical disability may qualify for
accessibility modifications in their homes or
apartments through this program. Veterans may receive a
grant of up to $25,000.
Veterans groups appeal to Trump over benefits for Blue Water
Navy veterans. Ten nationa veterans organizations
pleaded with President Donald Trump on, asking him to direct
the Justice Department not to appeal a recent federal court
decision that could extend benefits to thousands of Vietnam
War veterans. Read the full article on Stars and
A Transition Assstanc Program, is a Free, No-Cost
Service to Military, Veterans and Retirees.
evaluates your civilian-life goals, and directs you to the
Network Providers who can help you reach them. Submit your
documents the first time you enter the network, and you will
never have to show them again.
Bronx Vet Center is happy to announce a new Consumer Law
Clinic for Veterans
hosted at the Bronx Vet Center, 2471 Morris Ave Suite 1A,,
Bronx NY 10468, every Wednesday from 3 - 5 PM. This
service is free of charge to Veterans.