Veterans organization

Veterans’ organization scrambles to evacuate Afghan interpreters desperate for safety as US troops retreat

As the last US troops left Afghanistan early Tuesday, veterans’ organizations played an active role in helping allies flee the country that fell under Taliban rule. Among the allies: Akbar, who worked alongside the US military as an interpreter, and who uses a pseudonym to protect his identity. He told Fox News that the Taliban’s […]

Veteran services

SCVNews.com | September 11: The Santa Clarita Veterans Services Collaboration will host the “Visit with a Vet” event

1993 –Jury awards Newhall Land $2.3 million for infringement of ‘Valencia’ trademark by Palmer Apartments in Valle del Oro, Newhall [story] The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health on Wednesday confirmed 36 additional deaths, including a child between the ages of 5 and 11, and 1,934 new cases of COVID-19 countywide, with […]

Veteran services

Military and Veteran Services, ForcesUnited Presents $1,800 Scholarship to Augusta University Student – Jagwire

Augusta University Military and veteran services recently partnered with United Forcesa CSRA-based organization that serves the local military community, to award a one-time scholarship to an Augusta University student who is the spouse or dependent of a service member. The fall 2021 scholarship recipient is Mia Marrow, a occupational therapy graduate student in College of […]

Veteran services

The Bureau of Veterans Services offers a scholarship chance

Image of Doc Bryan Student Services Center Arkansas Tech University’s Office of Veterans Services will host free lunches for ATU students who are veterans and military-affiliated personnel and dependents of veterans and military-affiliated personnel during the week. of August 23. Meals will be served in the Student Veterans Lounge in Room 104 of the Doc […]

Veteran services

Waltham resident receives veterans service award

At a VFW Auxiliary State Meeting held July 24, VFW State Commander Doug Wood and former VFW State Commander Russ Jobe presented awards from the VFW organization of the ‘state to the VFW Auxiliaries and members who have excelled in the Auxiliary’s mission to help veterans during the 2020 campaign. -21, including member Kelly Durkee-Erwin, […]

Veteran services

DAV launches new services for veterans, expanding response to COVID-19

Leaders of the veterans services organization explain how they are supporting veterans throughout the pandemic. Since its inception in 1920, Disabled American Veterans (DAV) has worked with the Department of Veterans Affairs and partner organizations to ensure veterans receive all of their benefits. Especially since the onset of COVID-19, the Veterans Services Organization (VSO) has […]

Veterans healthcare

Congressman Pete Sessions Hosts Veterans Healthcare Town Hall, BV Veterans Express Concerns

BRYAN, TEXAS — Congressman Pete Sessions held a town hall on Saturday about veterans’ health care in Brazos County. The Sessions Office of Congressmen says their primary goal is “to improve Central Texas veterans’ experiences with the Veterans Health System and the VA Community Care Network.” On Saturday, veterans from four counties in the Brazos […]