Military Affairs Forum 9/12/12Name: Military Affairs Forum 9/12/12Date: September 12, 2012Time: 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM PDTRegistration: Register NowEvent Description:
ACAP TRANSITION PROGRAM
Transition Services Manager
ACAP Transition Program
The Army Career and Alumni Program (ACAP) provides extensive counseling and training for Service Members from up to 24 months prior to 6 months following separation from active duty service. ACAP also provides transition assistance to family members, separating reserve component Service Members and retirees. ACAP conducts monthly employer events, large job fairs and has recently added a mentorship and job shadow program as well as a networking luncheon to better connect its clients with employers.
2/75 RANGERS MEMORIAL
Speaker: Randall Inman
Pointe du Hoc Foundation Board Member
The nonprofit The Pointe du Hoc Foundation (www.pointeduhocfoundation.com) embarked on the mission to raise $500,000 to build a memorial adjacent to the new, state-of-the-art 2nd Battalion, 75th Ranger Regiment headquarters at Joint Base Lewis-McChord.
THE TURKEY SHOOT
Speaker: Amy Tiemeyer
Military Relations Liaison.
An annual Golf tournament and fundraiser, all the proceeds go to three charities:
1. The Food Basket program on JBLM
2. Santa’s Castle
3. The Madigan Foundation.
Over the last 12 years, America's Credit Union has raised over $200,000.00 for these charities.
Congressman Adam Smith
Ranking Member, House Armed Services Committee
USACE Program Manager for MILCON at JBLM
Pierce County Auditor, "Service members and the 2012 Election"
November 8: Military Citizen of the Year at Tacoma Rotary Club #8