Podcast: IVMF’s Misty Stutsman & Dr. Nick Armstrong Discuss Support for Veterans as Employees and Entrepreneurs

Misty Stutsman and Dr. Nick Armstrong join Jim Blasingame to discuss the many reasons why and how our military veterans should be supported as employees and entrepreneurs. Click button below to listen. Find interviews with Small Business experts on ... Read More ▶


IVMF – 2017 Year in Review

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Jacksonville-Based Coordination Center Delivers 1000+ Services to Coastal Military Families

NCServes-Coastal celebrates a year of connecting hundreds of veterans, Marines and Sailors to the right services and care from Wilmington to Goldsboro to Morehead City JACKSONVILLE, N.C. –  Launched a year ago in Jacksonville, NCServes Coastal i... Read More ▶


Access to Capital is Greatest Barrier for Veterans with Dreams of Business Ownership

Despite the want, the number of veterans starting businesses continues to decline.   Syracuse, NY, Nov. 20, 2017. If home ownership is one quintessential American dream, owning your own business is another. While a higher percentage of veterans are... Read More ▶


Institute for Veterans and Military Families Joins Newman’s Own Foundation $500K Holiday Challenge

Help the IVMF win $150,000 by donating to its CrowdRise campaign Syracuse, NY – The Institute for Veterans and Military Families (IVMF) at Syracuse University has been selected to join the Newman's Own Foundation $500k Holiday Challenge, a fundr... Read More ▶


A Veterans Day message from Maureen Casey

By Maureen Casey, IVMF Chief Operating Officer  We are living in unsettling times. We are friends, family, neighbors, classmates, teammates, and citizens, each day navigating life’s routine challenges, and at the same time trying to make sense of... Read More ▶


Norfolk State University Board of Visitors Selects Interim President

(NSU NEWSROOM—Nov. 10, 2017)—The Norfolk State University Board of Visitors today appointed Vice Rector Dr. Melvin T. Stith to serve as the university’s interim president while the Board delineates a plan to conduct a national search for a new ... Read More ▶


Accenture Teams with the Institute for Veterans and Military Families to Bolster Skills Training and Transitional Employment Support for U.S. Military Community

NEW YORK; Nov. 9, 2017 – Accenture (NYSE:ACN) has granted more than US$2.5 million to help the Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University (IVMF) expand its successful Onward to Opportunity-Veteran Career Transition Program ... Read More ▶


IVMF’s Maureen Casey Wins Prestigious Business Leadership Award

Sponsored by Accenture and U.S. Trust, the 2017 C200 Luminary Awards Distinguish Pamela Chambers O’Rourke, Ilene S. Gordon, Maureen E. Casey and Shellye Archambeau Miami, FL, November 1, 2017 – On Friday, November 3, The Committee of 200 (C20... Read More ▶


Vetrepreneurs – Strengthening the Backbone of the U.S.

By Misty Stutsman, IVMF Director, Entrepreneurship & Small Business This week is National Veteran Small Business week! However, what does that mean to an outsider? Why is it important to recognize this subset of entrepreneurship? In different c... Read More ▶