What is VeteransBizUp?

VeteransBizUp is a  conference developed to educate and provide services for veterans and military spouses in health/wellness, career, and business. Our mission is to provide positive reinforcement on how to manage life challenges related to transitioning from military to civilian life and provide resource information that can help them leverage lucrative career or entrepreneurship opportunities. Areas of interests include:

 

CAREER TRAINING
Military to Civilian Career Transition Strategies * Career / Job Assistance
Workforce Development Services

ENTREPRENEURSHIP
Small Business Development * Capital / Funding Opportunities
Branding, Sales, and Marketing Training

HEALTH/WELLNESS
Health and Wellness Strategies & Mentoring Support Services
Homeless and Suicide Prevention Services * Life Coaching Services

What Information Will Be Provided?

The type of information provided will consist of workshops that will give  "how-to instruction", and information needed to be successful.  We partnered with certified professionals and experts who will perform the workshops and give you what you need to know. Each presenter is prepared to provide a number of handouts or resources that you can reference and put into immediate action. Each session will be held in a virtual environment where you can attend from the comfort of your home.  During the session, you will have their opportunity to ask questions and receive quality feedback.

At the conference, you'll enjoy the following activities: At the conference, you'll enjoy the following activities:

  • Learning strategy tactics for Career Transition or Career Readiness

  • Business Financial Opportunities for Veteran-Owned Businesses

  • Small Business Assistance and Leadership Strategies

  • How to deal with Stress or coping after a loss

  • How to Build a Healthy Mindset and Empowerment for Personal Development

  • Panel discussion - Sales/Marketing, Finance, Business Development, and Education

  • The option to connect with a presenter after the event

How can I attend?

Due to COVID-19, this event will be held via Zoom Video Conferencing. We want to ensure you have the opportunity to meet the presenters face-to-face. So, you can join from any device from the comfort of your home.

How much Does It Cost?

For registered attendees, this event is free and has been paid for by our sponsors and local supporters like you!

How is this Supported and How can I help?

Sponsorship and Supporter Opportunities

 

Our organization is supported by raising funds to provide job assistance or mental care support to homeless vets, low-income families, and other persons who need it most.  These funds are also used to to provide basic necessities like toiletries, food, clothing, and other personal needs.

 

We are collecting two types of donations: 1) Organizational Sponsorship or Donation, and 2) Individual (Supporter) Donations.

 

Organizations who are also sponsors will automatically be added to our Resource Directory, which will be made available to all attendees via download during the conference. Organizations that give a general donation will also be added to this directory.

 

We are also accepting Individual donations in any amount. Your investment is tax-deductible to the fullest extent of the law.

 

Your support in our program will help many military/veteran servants receive the needed assistance.

How can I get in touch with a Presenter

There are two ways in which you can get in touch with one of the presenters or supporting organization.

1. Download the Resource Directory Guide during the conference; or

 

2. Send your request to info@destinationachievers.org with your name, the best phone number to reach you, the nature of your request, and the session you attended. We will contact them and have them reach out to you directly.