Site Update: WordPress 5.8

Background: This is an advisory to our members, that going forward, you should use a modern browser to view our site. In order to maintain web accessibility standards (Section 508) and ensure the security of information on our site; we will be updating the WordPress version that the site runs on. What do I need … Read more

2021 Memorial Day Ceremony

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development is hosting a combined virtual and onsite Memorial Day Ceremony. It is scheduled for Thursday, May 27, 2021 (11:00 am – 12:30 pm EST). The HUD 2021 Memorial Day Theme is: ‘Honoring Our Fallen – 30th Anniversary Operation Desert Shield/Desert Storm – We Remember and Honor’. You are cordially requested … Read more

2020 National Veterans Day Poster Contest

The U.S. Dept of Veterans Affairs is holding a poster contest for Veterans’ Day 2020. The theme for Veterans Day 2020 is: “Vision: Veterans in Focus.” The guidelines for the contest are: Be 18” x 24” at 300 dots per inch, scale down submissions to 9”x12.” The design will be used for a 1” x … Read more

Homeless Veterans Holiday Drive

MOS Austin Chapter conducted its first holiday drive since being recognized in October Chapter. The holiday drive was very successful. The chapter was able to collect clothing items, coats, shoes, toiletries for homeless Veterans in the Austin area. The chapter and wishes to thank all of those who were able to contribute in making a … Read more

Veterans’ Day 2019

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On this Veterans’ Day, MOS encourages you to participate in local events in your area, and take advantage of offers for veterans. Service to your nation is something we all share. https://themilitarywallet.com/veterans-day-events/ https://www.military.com/veterans-day/events.html https://militarybenefits.info/local-area-veterans-day-deals-for-veterans/ Or do a google search for “veterans day events near me“. Commissioner Rettig just sent a message to all employees, recognizing … Read more

Atlanta employees celebrate Public Service Recognition Week

During the many Public Service Recognition Week (PSRW) activities held at the Atlanta Summit Headquarters, employees from all divisions came together and celebrated. This year’s theme was Honoring our public servants: may we say thank you, and many employees took part in the celebration. The Association for the Improvement of Minorities in IRS, Hispanic Internal … Read more

Memorial Day 2019

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“A nation reveals itself not only by the men it produces but also by the men it honors, the men it remembers.” ― John F. Kennedy This Memorial Day Military Outreach for Services would like to thank all the men and women of the armed forces. Today we pay tribute to those that have paid … Read more

Armed Forces Day 2019

While many of our members are veterans, many also have family members currently serving in the armed forces. Some of our members are still currently serving in the reserves or national guard. Armed Forces Day is celebrated this year on Saturday, May 18th. Unlike Memorial Day, which honors our fallen comrades, and Veteran’s Day, which … Read more

Valorous TV available on Fire and Roku

If you’re not familiar with the digital subscription service Valorous TV, it’s a digital subscription (streaming) service showcasing acts of valor. Obviously, the military is heavily featured in this, and there is a sub-channel for each of the major service branches. Valorous TV is available online (at https://valoroustv.com/), and as channels on Amazon Fire and … Read more