Veterans organization

Veterans organization launches service projects in hurricane-damaged Houston neighborhoods

Like many across the country, Army veteran T’Liza Kiel has been quarantined in her Houston home since March and the isolation has begun to weigh on her. She and approximately 200 other veterans and community partners participated in Operation Bayou City Blitz, a voluntary initiative organized by the veteran association The Mission Continues. The series […]

Veterans benefits

Veterans Benefits Fair to Provide Resources Saturday

by: Staff Job : November 13, 2020 / 12:03 PM EST Updated: November 13, 2020 / 7:41 PM EST WYOMING, Mich. (WOOD) — A free benefits fair aimed at serving our country’s bravest will offer resources from nearly two dozen organizations. The Second Annual Grand Rapids Veteran Health and Resource Fair will take place […]

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Club Spotlight: The Poway Veterans Organization seeks to help veterans in any way

The Poway Veterans Organization will help veterans any way it can, said Ed Berger, treasurer. The nonprofit 501c3, launched in 2013 by President Bill McKibben, helps veterans in San Diego County by providing assistance from home repairs to paying rent, Berger said. “The mission of the Poway Veterans Organization is to help and assist veterans […]

Veteran services

‘We’re still here’: Local veterans services continue to help during pandemic | Local

Despite new social distancing and mask-wearing rules, a number of local veteran service organizations have continued to connect former service members to medical, financial and social supports. “We think it’s important for veterans in our community to know that we are still here and that there is support even during the pandemic. It doesn’t change […]

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Veterans organization recognizes volunteers | Special reports

COVID-19 has brought changes but hasn’t stopped the North Alabama Veterans & Fraternal Organizations Coalition from sharing information about and supporting events, according to President KC Bertling. For example, the annual NAVFOC awards are typically presented at the annual Huntsville-Madison County Veteran’s Dinner hosted by the Redstone-Huntsville Chapter of the Association of the United States […]

Veteran services

Texarkana College Veterans Services Staff Host Priority Enrollment and Financial Aid Event

As Veterans Day 2020 approaches next week, Texarkana College would like to say “thank you” for the service and dedication shown to our country by hosting a special registration event for veterans and their dependents. Becky Fant, TC veteran services specialist, said financial assistance for veterans and their dependents is available to cover tuition, but […]