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As Tempe’s official resource for veterans, the East Valley Veterans Education Center (EVVEC) is proud to host a free resource fair designed to help veterans and their families access employment, education, wellness, legal services and more — all at one place and time— through an integrated network of community partners that will be on site to provide direct support.

Services Offered at EVVEC Resource Fair

Employment Services

Goodwill of Central Arizona and its partners will host a career preparation seminar to help:

  • Prepare interviewees
  • Provide job referrals
  • Facilitate on-the-spot interviews with local employers

Education Services

Advisment and enrollment support offered by:

  • Rio Salado College and the Maricopa Community Colleges
  • Arizona State University Tillman Center
  • Northern Arizona University
  • DeVry University

Health, Wellness and Housing Services

Federal, state and local veterans' affairs offices will help attendees with:

  • Claims
  • Setting Appointments
  • Determining Eligibility
  • Suicide Prevention Resources

Key Community Services

A variety of resources including:

  • Tempe Municipal Court Representation
  • ADOT Motor Vehicle Division Services
  • Community Legal Services
  • Art Therapy
  • Service Animal Training

We look forward to being of service to you!


Saturday, October 15, 2016
Event Hours:  8 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Career Preparation Seminar:  8 a.m. - 10 a.m.
Hiring Event:  10 a.m. - 2 p.m.


East Vally Veterans Education Center
3320 S. Price Road
Tempe, AZ 85282

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Our Partners

Hosted by the EVVEC, Rio Salado College, Maricopa Community Colleges and City of Tempe in partnership with:
Goodwill of Central Arizona, Arizona Coalition for Military Families, Department of Economic Security - Employment, Tempe Municipal Court, Arizona Department of Transportation - Motor Vehicle Department, Veterans of Foreign Wars, Disabled American Veterans, American Legion, Veterans Upward Bound, Northern Arizona University, DeVry University, Arizona State University Pat Tillman Center, Save the Family Foundation of Arizona, Phoenix VA Health Care, Phoenix VA Regional Benefits Office, Mesa Vet Center, Arizona Art Alliance, Care 7, Arizona Heroes to Hometowns, Ripple Effect, All 4 Paws Training LLC, Veterans Heritage Project, ESGR, St. Joseph the Worker, Save the Family, U.S. Vets, the Mission Continues and special guest U.S. Congresswoman Kyrsten Sinema's office.

The EVVEC is hosted by Rio Salado College, a Maricopa County Community College. The Maricopa County Community College District is an EEO/AA institution and an equal opportunity employer of protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.