The Department of Veterans Affairs is hosting its Economic Investment Initiative: Puget Sound 2019, a three-day event designed to connect veterans, service members and their families with healthcare, education, employment and benefits resources.

The event is scheduled to be held at South Puget Sound Community College in Olympia from Aug. 6 to 8 from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Activities include a benefits fair, town hall, claims clinic, job fair, health services, and workshops and presentations.

All members of the military community, including service members, veterans, military family and friends, as well as businesses and organizations interested in supporting those who have served in uniform, are welcome to attend. Admission is free to all members of the military community.