Join Grantham University in Celebrating Veterans Week!

Grantham University in Celebrating Veterans Week

November 6-13, Grantham is honoring our nation’s veterans with a week of activities in the Kansas City area geared toward military veterans and active duty service members. While a few days will be dedicated to our own internal employees who are veterans, you are welcome to join us in community events throughout the week – honoring those who have served or continue to serve our country.

Kansas City Chiefs Salute to Service Game
In conjunction with Heroes United, Grantham is honored to be awarding a full scholarship to a Gold Star Family member during the November 6th game.

Military Transition Networking Event
Grantham is pleased to host a networking event for military service members and veterans to discover helpful tips for an easier transition into the civilian job market … and network face-to-face with career transition specialists and corporate recruiters.

Wednesday, November 9, 2016
11 a.m. – 2 p.m. CST
Stove Factory Lofts Ballroom
402 South Second Street
Leavenworth, Kansas 66048

Register today at Lvcareerevent.eventbrite.com
Email communityrelations@grantham.edu for more information.

Flightless Honor Flight Homecoming Celebration

Grantham is partnering with Honor Flight Network of Kansas City, Union Station and the National WWI Museum and Memorial, to hold a Flightless Honor Flight for Kansas City area veterans. Join us in giving the veterans a warm welcome home from their “flight.”

Friday, November 11, 2016
3 p.m. CST
Union Station Main Entrance
30 West Pershing Road
Kansas City, Missouri 64108
honorflightkc.org

Veterans’ Voices Pen Celebration
Honoring veterans empowered by the written word, this event showcases the Veterans Voices Writing Project, including Grantham University’s new Veterans’ Voices Writing Group.

Saturday, November 12, 2016
2-4 p.m. CST
National WWI Museum and Memorial
100 West 26th Street
Kansas City, Missouri 64108
To register, go to: veteranvoiceskc.eventbrite.com

For additional information about any of the above events, please email communityrelations@grantham.edu.