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Toll Roads Fee Waved for Disabled Veterans, Purple Heart and Legion of Honor.

Posted by Bryan Escobedo on March 14, 2014 at 11:00am 0 Comments

Benefit for Disabled Veterans:

If you are a veteran with at least 50% service connected disabled, or 40% with an amputation, with Disabled Veteran Plates (DV), Purple Heart Plates, or Legion of Valor Plates, you may qualify to have toll road fees waived for life. The Toll equipment will recognize your tags without having to buy an EZ Tag. If you are under 50% see the last section for benefits. Every form you…

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Texas need to change this!

Posted by James Wayne Burnley on February 3, 2014 at 3:54pm 1 Comment

Well I wanted to try to gain attention to Homestead Tax Reduction for VA disability. I feel like there a need for some changes how the Homestead Tax reduction is applied to veterans.  there is two main concerns that factor into this. First VA backlog keep veterans from using this benefit for almost a year. My VA claim was filed in August of 2013. I am still pending a decision. So for this year I will not be able to use the property tax reduction for this year. Granted there are exceptions…

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Wanted: Community Leaders

Posted by Brian Wilson on December 15, 2013 at 12:38pm 0 Comments

The Mission Continues is currently recruiting Fellows for their Bravo 2014 Class. 

The Fellowship Program places veterans with local non-profits, where they work 20 hours a week for six months. In this program, they learn about leadership, service, and become integrated into their community. Qualified veterans receive a stipend for participating in this program. Many LSVA members have been Fellows with The Mission Continues and the program has a 95% job placement success…

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The Mission Continues is looking for volunteers!

Posted by Brian Wilson on November 14, 2013 at 8:41pm 0 Comments

For those of you who have not heard of The Mission Continues, they are a national service organization that connects veterans to volunteer projects and empowers them to continue to serve their communities. Many LSVA members have benefited from this program and we have helped many people. 
The Mission Continues has launched the new Service Platoons in various cities around the United States. …
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Good evening Veterans! We had tickets donated for the upcoming Josh Groban w/ special guest Judith Hill show here in Toyota Center 11/12/2013. If you would like to attend this concert event please ma…

Posted by Lone Star Veterans Association on November 8, 2013 at 8:46pm 0 Comments

Good evening Veterans! We had tickets donated for the upcoming Josh Groban w/ special guest Judith Hill show here in Toyota Center 11/12/2013. If you would like to attend this concert event please make sure to reserve your tickets by clicking on link. http://bit.ly/1bkmShE Read More

Website Builder Needed

Posted by Brian Seymore on November 7, 2013 at 11:09am 0 Comments

I am in need of someone who has wordpress knowledge and can assist in set up of eCommerce website.

I have a catalog of 50-60 items I would like to list on our website. 

Cheers

Brian 

The 2013 Veterans Day Parade is fastly approaching, so make sure to get full details on how to walk alongside your LSVA brothers and sisters by clicking on link. http://bit.ly/1b59JZR

Posted by Lone Star Veterans Association on November 5, 2013 at 1:25pm 0 Comments

The 2013 Veterans Day Parade is fastly approaching, so make sure to get full details on how to walk alongside your LSVA brothers and sisters by clicking on link. http://bit.ly/1b59JZR Read More

The Houston Dynamo donated last minute tickets for today's MLS semifinal game versus the New York Red Bulls at 2:30pm. Please hit up Hector@Lonestarveterans.org for your FREE tickets.

Posted by Lone Star Veterans Association on November 3, 2013 at 11:15am 0 Comments

The Houston Dynamo donated last minute tickets for today's MLS semifinal game versus the New York Red Bulls at 2:30pm. Please hit up Hector@Lonestarveterans.org for your FREE tickets. Read More

Welder/Fabricator Wanted for Aquarium Stands

Posted by Brian Seymore on October 18, 2013 at 11:37am 0 Comments

I am looking for a Veteran who has their own tools and wants an occasional side job. 

I have a total of 4 stands that I need built for my store. 

If interested please let me know.

Cheers

Brian 

 
 
 

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Information Technology Group?

Started by Johnmark Hinton in Veterans Issues. Last reply by Johnmark Hinton yesterday. 8 Replies

When I returned from Iraq, I was lucky enough to receive training to get me started in a desktop support position and now, 10 years later, I design and develop software. I'm wondering if there is any interest in forming a group focused on training…Read More

LSVA events and growth..

Started by Oscar Castro in I'm looking for.... Last reply by Nathan J. Ditzler on Tuesday. 8 Replies

I will continue to post this in order to establish contacts in areas where we are growing and want to establish LSVA's foot print.  (every Monday when ever possible) ***Just so that I can see if you even looked at this, please click on the Liked It!…Read More

Tags: network, LSVA, volunteer, member., outreach

Does anyone know how to get a home loan with damaged credit

Started by Francisco Escobar in Veterans Issues. Last reply by Thomas J.Hart Mar 31. 1 Reply

I AM A DISABLED VETERAN WITH A PENSION FOR THE DISABILITY I ACQUIRED WHILE IN A SERVICE DEPLOYMENT WITH THE 31ST MEU. BUT DUE TO THE DISABILITY I SUFFERED . WHILE I WAS HOSPITALIZED NO BODY PAID MY BILLS, BECAUSE I WAS UNCONSCIOUS FOR QUITE A WHILE.…Read More

Hello

Started by Lissette Walker in Misc. Mar 31. 0 Replies

Just checking to see if my account is still active :-)

What are some good night shift Jobs for Full time students

Started by Herbert Simmons Jr in Veterans Issues. Last reply by zachary scott taylor Feb 27. 6 Replies

How's everybody doing. For starters, my name is Herb Simmons and this is my very first discussion on the TOC. I wanted to know what are some good Night shift jobs that Full time college students can pursue. I am currently thinking about this wanted…Read More

VA Loan

Started by Diana Ruiz in Veterans Benefits. Last reply by Robert Delgado Feb 18. 5 Replies

I'm looking to buy a home using my VA Loan and have been shopping for a lender. I've heard it can be miserable using a lender that doesn't have experience with VA Loan process. If anyone has recently purchased a home with their VA loan could you…Read More

Tags: Mortgage, Loan, VA

Management Positions and Consulting

Started by William Austin Griesman in I'm looking for.... Last reply by Michelle A Garcia Dec 17, 2013. 1 Reply

I am a transitioning Marine Officer with a MS in Management and am moving to Houston next month. I would be very grateful for any referrals or consideration for management level jobs or consulting positions.

Does anyone know how to get a home loan with damaged credit

Started by Francisco Escobar in Veterans Issues. Last reply by Mike B Dec 4, 2013. 7 Replies

I AM A DISABLED VETERAN WITH A PENSION FOR THE DISABILITY I ACQUIRED WHILE IN A SERVICE DEPLOYMENT WITH THE 31ST MEU. BUT DUE TO THE DISABILITY I SUFFERED . WHILE I WAS HOSPITALIZED NO BODY PAID MY BILLS, BECAUSE I WAS UNCONSCIOUS FOR QUITE A WHILE.…Read More

Does anyone know how to get a home loan with damaged credit

Started by Francisco Escobar in Veterans Issues Nov 27, 2013. 0 Replies

I AM A DISABLED VETERAN WITH A PENSION FOR THE DISABILITY I ACQUIRED WHILE IN A SERVICE DEPLOYMENT WITH THE 31ST MEU. BUT DUE TO THE DISABILITY I SUFFERED . WHILE I WAS HOSPITALIZED NO BODY PAID MY BILLS, BECAUSE I WAS UNCONSCIOUS FOR QUITE A WHILE.…Read More

Discounts

Started by John Barnes in Veterans Issues Nov 24, 2013. 0 Replies

Burgerfi in Sugar Land offers 15% to military

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