Events Promoting Veteran Entrepreneurship
March 7, 2020, The "Buy Vet 2020" Initiative officially launched at the National Veterans Memorial and Museum Rally Point, combined with a Press Releases from the Pickerington Chamber of Commerce and various forms of Social Media outlets i.e. Facebook, Twitter and Linked-In. Monthly "Vet Net" events have been temporarily cancelled due to Covid-19, safety is the number one priorty!
There will be regular updates on the website, and on Social Media where you can keep up to date: www.buyvet.org. It is also vital to ensure we do everything we can to minimize the negative impact to the veteran-owned business community as we work through this crisis together. If you have a veteran business in your community, please do what you can to support them during this unprecedented time and "Thank You" for your support. Support our Troops, Support our Veterans!!
BuyVet 2020 - Veteran Networking Events
Where: 94h Aero Squadron Restaurant, 5030 Sawyer Rd, Columbus, OH 43219 (614)237-8887
ON HOLD DUE TO COVID-19: When: Last Thursday of every month beginning on March 26th. (Registration will be on Event Brite).
Times: 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Come to socialize, meet other Veterans and Community Leaders, and receive monthly updates on how things are going with Buy Vet 2020. Give your input, all ideas and suggestions are welcome. This initiative is created "By Veterans, For Veterans".
In response to COVID-19 and the Governor DeWine's "Stay at Home" order, we will not have out March 26th "Vet Net" networking opportunity that was scheduled at the 94th Aero Squadron until further notice. We understand that this is a difficult time for everyone, and our first priority is everyone’s safety. There will be weekly updates on the website where you can keep up to date on events: www.buyvet.org.
It’s also vital to ensure we do everything we can to minimize the negative impact on the veteran-owned business community as we work through this crisis together. If you have a veteran business in your community please do what you can to support them during this time.
BuyVet 2021 - Launch Event
When: Rescheduled to: March 12, 2021
Where: National Veterans Memorial and Museum * www.nationalvmm.org
300 West Broad Street
Columbus, Ohio 43215
Times: 5:00 PM -7:30 PM
RESCHEDULED DUE TO COVID-19! This is a fund raiser to support Buy Vet where members of the public as well as members of the Veteran Community can come together to learn more about Buy Vet. In addition, a tour of the beautiful museum will be offered to anyone interested. Come one, Come All to support this initiative. A portion of the proceeds will go to the National Veterans Memorial Museum.
March 7, 2020 - The "Buy Vet 2020" Initiative was officially introduced at the National Veterans Memorial and Museum in Columbus, Ohio. In addition to a Press Release, various Social Media outlets were used to include Facebook, Twitter, Linked-In, and Instagram.