We Are The VET Initative

We Are The VET Initative

In life, as one chapter closes; another one begins.


When I arrived in Washington D.C. in May, I thought that I would be alone in this experience (coming to a new place by yourself can often be lonely expereince). However, I found that I had made lifetime friendships and professional connections with 26 like-minded veterans. In a 10-week period of time, 25 student veterans have grown tremendously through The VET Initiative & TWC and have kept each other motivated to pursue our future aspirations.


TWC VET Initiative activities


This chapter of our lives will also serve as the first one for the VET Initiative, as each student veteran in the program has contributed by adding a page of their experience as part of the foundation to the future growth of this program. Service to our nation continues after you take off the uniform and so each of us in the VET Intiative continues to serve the best way that we know how by reflecting the highest standards of professionalism, valor, and selflessness in our lives.


Although our time has ended in D.C., we will continue to change lives and make a positive impact on our nation. This immersion program has produced tremendous results in molding us as future leaders of tomorrow. Better than we were before, we return to our communities more confident, more determined, and more persistent because We Are The VET Initiative

Inaugural TWC VET Initiative class


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