Welcome to the Events Calendar!
We invite you to explore more ways to get involved and connect Arizona’s service members, veterans and their families. Listed here are upcoming training and events conducted by the Arizona Coalition for Military Families and our partners.
View more events and training for service members, veterans and their families on the Be Connected Resource Match Portal events. If you have any questions about our training and events, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Rosie the Riveter Day
March 21, 2024
Rosie the Riveter Day is celebrated on March 21 each year in honor of the iconic cultural icon that represented the hardworking women who supported the American war effort during World War II. Rosie the Riveter symbolized the millions of women who entered the workforce to replace male workers who were fighting in the war. These women worked in factories and shipyards, building airplanes, tanks, and other supplies that were essential to the war effort. Their contributions not only helped win the war but also paved the way for women’s rights and opportunities in the workplace. Rosie the Riveter Day celebrates the courage, strength, and determination of these women and serves as a reminder of their important role in American history. The day encourages people to recognize and honor the achievements of women in the workforce and to continue to promote gender equality and women’s empowerment.