Sep 28th, 2015

On Aug. 21, 2015, The Greater Las Cruces Chamber of Commerce 2015 Leadership Las Cruces team participated in a fun and fact-filled day focusing on the impact the military has on the area economy. Doña Ana Community College provided a training session for these community leaders focusing on team effectiveness. A video commemorating the service of our present-day military and those that served in the past was shown to emphasize our respect and gratitude to those who protect and have protected our freedom.

The group’s first stop after DACC was at the National Guard Armory/Aviation unit west of Las ... Continue Reading

Jan 11th, 2016

White Sands Missile Range, N.M., Jan. 11, 2016 –As of Jan. 11, 2016, the New Mexico driver’s license or issued identification card are not in compliance with the Federal REAL ID Act. The result is that they are no longer a valid single form of identification that can be used to gain access to White Sands Missile Range.

The REAL ID Act of 2005 establishes minimum standards for the production and issuance of state-issued driver’s licenses and identification cards. This Act prohibits federal agencies from accepting for official use driver licenses and identity cards from states unless the Department of Homeland ... Continue Reading

Apr 4th, 2016

TAKE THE NEXT STEP TO STARTING A BUSINESS AFTER YOUR MILITARY SERVICE IS SMALL BUSINESS OWNERSHIP FOR YOU?

Entrepreneurship and small business ownership is a key opportunity for transitioning service members and veterans as they transition to civilian life. Veterans are natural entrepreneurs, possessing the skills, experience and leadership to start businesses and create jobs. According to the most recent U.S. Census Data, veteran-owned firms represent 9 percent of all U.S. firms. If you have a passion and the drive to start a business, this intensive training workshop is a perfect fit for you! WORKSHOP OVERVIEW This two-day Transition Assistance Program (TAP) Self- Employment Intensive ... Continue Reading

Apr 18th, 2016

Forge futures for military members who are in transition. Find a military fellow fit for your organization. Develop them into an asset. Finish by transitioning into the workplace.

For more information click here or Contact:

Carla Miller cmiller@uschamber.com 915-487-3592 hiringourheros.org
May 23rd, 2016

60 Minutes will air a segment featuring 98-year-old Ben Skardon's journey from the Bataan Death March to completing 8.5 miles at the 27th Annual Bataan Memorial Death March at WSMR. The segment will air on both 60 Minutes and the 60 Minutes Sports on Showtime. Usually, the sports program doesn't air anything until three years after the original air date on 60 Minutes, but they made an exception for the first time ever for this story. The segment is scheduled to air June 7 on 60 Minutes Sports on Showtime and will continue to air for the month of June. CBS ... Continue Reading