Below list is compliments of Minnesota Army Reserve’s Ambassadors Tom Haugo, Jim Lundell & Steve Carter.
The balance of the programs applies to all Soldiers, Families & Veterans in all states. M indicates specific programs that help Minnesota Soldiers and their families. Corrections or additions please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call Tom at 952-412-7525
Tricare’s New Dental & Vision Plan – FEDVIP – Requires Action in (November 2018)
You must take-action to have the new insurance in 2019. You must sign up during the 2018 Federal Benefits Open Season (12 Nov 2018 – 10 Dec 2018) to have Federal coverage in 2019. Website: https://tricare.benefeds.com/InfoPortal/indexAction
Minnesota GI Bill
Expansion to include license and certification. See attachments for official language.Send Veterans with questions to 888-LinkVet (546-5838) Applications and website:https://mn.gov/mdva/resources/education/minnesotagibill.jsp
Minnesota Department of Veteran Affairs Benefits
Please see the link below on BENEFITS here in Minnesota. I ran a crossed it after a conversation from the Veteran Employment Resource Group met. http://myarmybenefits.us.army.mil/Home/Benefit_Library/State__Territory_Benefits/Minnesota.html