Veteran Benefits Billings Veteran Affairs Online Guide Federal Benefits for Veterans, Dependents and Survivors: http://www.va.gov/opa/publications/benefits_book.asp Eligibility: The primary factor in determining basic eligibility is “veteran status” which is established by active military, naval, or air service and a discharge or … Continued

What Do We Really Know About Poverty? By Jessica Briggs, AmeriCorps* VISTA How much do we really understand about poverty?  The word poverty is defined as the state or condition of having little or no money, goods, or means of … Continued

Technology Across the Nonprofits By AmeriCorp VISTA Jessica Briggs When First Interstate Bank upgraded their computer systems and replaced fifteen older machines with newer models they realized the value that still existed in the older machines. “First Interstate Bank is … Continued

VA Montana Health Care System Federal Website: http://www.va.gov/healthbenefits/ Montana Website: http://www.montana.va.gov/index.asp The VA Montana Health Care System provides a VA presence in every major city in the state through a series of community based clinics, a community living center, and … Continued

Montana Veterans’ Upward Bound Address: MSU-B Campus Cisel Hall, Rm. 109 Billings, MT 59101 Phone Numbers: (406)657-2077 or 1-877-356-8387 Toll-free Website: http://vubmt.com/ Contact: Joe Cobos Fax Number: (406)657-2077 Email: jcobos@msubuillings.edu Services: Veterans Upward Bound provides intensive basic skills development in … Continued

Court Clerk of Montana Judicial District Twenty-Two Carbon County Website: http://co.carbon.mt.us/departments/district-court/ Clerk of District Court: Rochelle Loyning until term ends of December 31, 2016 Street Address: County Courthouse 102 N. Broadway Red Lodge, MT 59068 Mailing Address: PO Box 948 … Continued

Carbon County Treasurer Treasurer: Jane Swanson-Webb Street Address: County Administration Building 17 West 11th Street Red Lodge, MT 59068 Mailing Address: PO Box 828 Red Lodge, MT 59068 Phone Number: (406) 446-1221 Carbon County Website: http://co.carbon.mt.us/departments/treasurer/ Email: treasurer@co.carbon.mt.us Fax Number: … Continued

Carbon County Clerk and Recorder County Clerk & Recorder: Marcia Henigman until term ends on December 31, 2014 Street Address: County Administration Building 17 West 11th Street Red Lodge, MT 59068 Mailing Address: PO Box 887 Red Lodge, MT 59068 … Continued

Carbon County Office of Planning and Sanitation Department Supervisor: Greg McGann Street Address: County Administration Building 17 West 11th Street Red Lodge, MT 59068 Mailing Address: PO Box 466 Red Lodge, MT 59068 Carbon County Website: http://co.carbon.mt.us/departments/planning-sanitation/ Email Contact: gmcgann@co.carbon.mt.us … Continued