December Quarterly Meeting

SGVVEC_DEC_QNMThe Quarterly Networking Meeting is designed to bring the VEC Members, all the EDD Veteran Program Personnel, Local and Regional Employers, Local Veteran Resource Providers together and share new programs, resources and contacts. During this meeting the VEC brings multiple guest presenters to share their agencies new programs that are designed at helping Veterans in the Region gain successful and permanent employment. The location of this special meeting rotates around the San Gabriel Valley and the times can vary depending on the location chosen. Please contact if you have any questions or would like to host/present an upcoming Quarterly Networking Meeting. Please visit for more details.

December 2013 Quarterly Networking Meeting

19 December 2013, 1:00PM – 4:00PM
Bassett Adult School (Corner of Amar Rd and Sunkist Ave)
943 Sunkist AveLa Puente, CA 91746
Meeting to be held in Cafeteria
Click Here for Save the Date Flyer

Stand Down Committee is to meet at Bassett Adult School from Noon-1PM in Room 24.




Veteran Yellow Ribbon just around the corner…

The San Gabriel Valley Veterans Employment Committee and the City of Glendale have teamed up to sponsor the first ever Veterans Empowerment Yellow Ribbon Project (VEYRP). All Veterans throughout Southern California are encouraged to attend.

You may click here to submit your pre-registration form, or register on location the day of the event.

You may download the flyer by clicking here.

Date: Saturday, March 9, 2013
Location: At The Pacific Community Center and Park
501 S. Pacific Avenue Glendale, CA 91204 (Map/Directions)
Time: 9am to 5pm

Services Available:

  • Education Services
  •  Tuition Assistance Programs
  •  GI Bill Information
  • Medical Services
  •  Medical and Dental Information
  •  Service Claims
  • Employment Services
  •  Job Resources
  • Resume Assistance
  • Veterans Resources
  •  VA Benefits
  •  Counseling
  •  Other VA Services Available
  • Other Resources will be available.

Participating Community Partners:

  • Basset Adult School
  • City of Glendale
  • Goodwill Industries of Southern California
  • PATH
  • San Gabriel Valley Veterans Employment Committee
  • Verdugo Job Center
  • Vet Center
  • Vet Hunters Project
  • WorkSource of California


18th Annual Community Jobs Fair at Dodger Stadium

Approximately a hundred employers and employment service providers from around the Los Angeles area will be gathered at the 18th Annual Community Job Fair at Dodger Stadium on Saturday, March 2, 2013.

Job applicants are encouraged to bring a resume and wear business attire as employers will be actively recruiting and conducting on-site interviews.

Admission and parking at the job fair are free.  A shuttle service will also be available to transport attendees from the corner of Elysian Park Avenue and Sunset Boulevard to the stadium entrance.

WHAT: 18th Annual Community Job Fair hosted by the Los Angeles Dodgers

WHEN: Saturday, March 2, 2013, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

WHERE: Dodger Stadium
1000 Elysian Park Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90012

Free parking available through Elysian Park Ave / Stadium Way entrance

Visit for more info.


Azusa Pacific University – 1st Annual Military and Veteran Resource Fair


APRIL 6TH, 2013/ FROM: 9AM-2PM


700 E. ALOSTA AVE. AZUSA, CA 91702

Click here for the Community Partner Registration

For More Info:

Telephone: (626) 815-4603/4631 Fax: (626) 969-7246

Attention: Jason L. Jones in the

Office of Military and Veteran Resources



Veterans Empowerment Yellow Ribbon Project (VEYRP)

The Veterans Empowerment Yellow Ribbon Project (VEYRP), with the support of the local community and its business partners, will provide assistance to Veterans and their Family members in need of employment, education,  counseling, benefits and other resources. Our goal is to enable our Military Veterans, Families and Reserve members to achieve an optimum level of well-being in their communities. You are invited to join us as we Honor our Veterans and Family Members.

Saturday, March 9, 2013

The Pacific Community Center and Park
501 S. Pacific Avenue Glendale, CA 91204
9am to 5pm.

Contact Information

Manuel Martinez: Team Leader VA Vet Center East Los Angeles, CA 323-728-9966
Myra Galicia: City of Glendale, CA (VJC) 818-937-8028
Steve Sterry: Associate Staff Member Military Ministry 323-482-6582
Lisa Flores: Yellow Ribbon Manager 714-925-1609