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DAV still there for veterans in need – Macomb Daily

Jason Zielke Sr., 47, a national service officer with the Disabled American Veterans organization was heading to White Lake Township last July with his one-year-old son in the car. “Although it was perfectly clear and sunny on I-696, I looked up at the dark sky towards White Lake and said it didn’t look good at […]

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LSP, partner of local veterans’ organization for toy collection

The Acadiana Area State Police is partnering with a local veterans organization for a toy drive and toy giveaway this holiday season. LSP Troop I says they’ve partnered with Once Was, Inc. to collect unused toys from those less fortunate in the community. Once Was Inc says on their website that the campaign will honor […]

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Arizona veterans organization to host Pearl Harbor remembrance ceremony on Tuesday

PHOENIX — An Arizona veterans organization will honor the 80th anniversary of the deadly Pearl Harbor attacks on Tuesday with a remembrance ceremony at Wesley Bolin Memorial Plaza in downtown Phoenix. Prior to the event, which is open to the public and hosted by the Arizona Department of Veterans’ Services, H5 helicopters will land at […]

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The Wesleyan Argus | Wesleyan Veterans Organization supports off-campus community with Share-the-Warmth donation campaign

c/o Sam Hilton, Editor The Wesleyan Veterans Organization (WesVO) is hosting a winter Share-the-Warmth campaign from Monday November 1 through Saturday December 18 in support of three organizations: Integrated refugee and immigrant services (IRIS), the Children’s Rights Advocacy Center, and the Women and Family Center from Connecticut. WesVO is asking that donations of warm clothes, […]

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CPN veterans organization calls for participation

Many members of the CPN Veterans Organization find the camaraderie of the group and the opportunities to represent the tribe fulfilling. From time immemorial, the Potawatomi have served as warriors to protect the welfare of others. The Citizen Potawatomi Nation Veterans Organization exists to bring together Citizen Potawatomi veterans, active duty members, and their families, […]

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Returning Indigenous soldiers lack support in Alberta, veterans organization says

Canada is not supporting Indigenous veterans after they return from military service, especially in rural Alberta, according to an Indigenous veterans organization. The Royal Canadian Legion provides help to veterans in cities, but more help is needed in remote areas and on reserves, said Chuck Isaacs, president of the Aboriginal Veterans Society of Alberta, a […]

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Manhattan College Veteran Student Organization Responds to Call for Veterans in Need

November 11, 2021, 12:47 p.m.Updated on November 11, 2021 Through: News 12 Staff For those Veterans readapting to civilian life, it can be difficult to find a job or continue your education. Manhattan College has a program to help you. At Manhattan College, there’s a hall unlike any other on campus, not only because of […]

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Former employees of Ocean County veterans organization charged with theft | criminality

Three people in southern Ocean County have been charged after they were accused of stealing money from a local veterans organization, Ocean County District Attorney Bradley D. Billhimer said Thursday. Jesse Violante, 34, of Tuckerton; Mary Anne Dileo, 67, of Manahawkin; and Garry Mclain, 34, of Little Egg Harbor Township, were each charged with theft […]

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Inverness man charged with robbing veterans organization | Crime and courts

An Inverness man was arrested after stealing railings and railings from a local veterans organization to recycle for cash, according to an arrest affidavit from the Citrus County Sheriff’s Office. Alan Lemay, 60, was arrested and charged with grand larceny and two counts of trafficking or attempted trafficking in stolen property. Bail was set at […]

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Veterans’ organization commemorating Gold Star Mother’s and Family Day with display this weekend

In honor of the 13 service members recently killed in Afghanistan – and ahead of Mother’s Day and Gold Star family – members of the Owensboro-Daviess County Veterans Organization will place 13 pairs of combat boots at the Gold Star Families Monument on Saturday. The Veterans Organization will place the boots, with 13 flags and […]

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County Veterans Organization Hosts 39th Meeting | News

GREENTOWN — The Howard County Vietnam Veterans Organization meeting started on a very personal note for Tom McCandless. As veterans and their families prepared to hoist the organization’s massive American flag at the opening ceremony, the voice of McCandless’ granddaughter echoed through the field. She had recorded an essay she wrote that describes how her […]

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Chevy Chase man charged with robbing veterans organization

A federal grand jury has returned an indictment charging a Chevy Chase, Maryland man with stealing $750,000 from a nonprofit veterans organization. A federal grand jury has returned an indictment charging a Chevy Chase, Maryland man with stealing $750,000 from a nonprofit veterans organization. Brian McQuade, 70, was charged with two federal wire fraud charges […]

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Gulf Coast Media | Silverhill Veterans Organization organizes 9/11 commemoration

Flag raising by members of the United States Armed Forces Baldwin County Honor Guard. Salute the flag. Pat and Pat Burke, members of the Silverhill Veterans Memorial Organization, lay a wreath in honor and remembrance of the 13 soldiers who were killed Thursday August 26 in Kabul, Afghanistan. Residents wave flags during ceremonies held Saturday […]

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Veterans organization to host free event Saturday at Thunderbird Lake | News

Reveille Bridge, a Norman veterans organization, will host a free event at Lake Thunderbird on Saturday for veterans, active duty, reservists, first responders and their families to celebrate their dedication to country and community. The event will take place from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the South Dam Pavilion and will feature free food, […]

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National Veterans Organization holds back-to-school event in Richmond

RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) – The national veterans organization, Travis Manion Foundation (TMF), is hosting a character day and school supply giveaway event for middle and high school students in Richmond. The event will take place on September 2 from 4 to 5:30 p.m. at Chimborazo Elementary School. Students will receive backpacks full of school supplies […]

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Gary Native Named Head of Veterans Organization at Veterans Service | News

Gonzales Calloway Sr., a childhood resident of the Shady Grove “TAP” community in Gary, was selected to lead a veterans organization serving veterans. First Sergeant (Retired) Calloway attended Southside Primary School and graduated in 1974 from Carthage Secondary School. He was elected by members of the Louie V. Hider Memorial AMVETS Post 99 to serve […]

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River Valley Veterans Services, Arkansas. Mental Health, Fort Smith

While many organizations are dedicated to serving veterans in the Fort Smith area, officials say some still fall through the cracks. Mauricio Gonzalez, Sebastian County Veterans Services chief, said Zachary Arnold, who shot and killed Lois Hicks, 87is the perfect example. Arnold was an Army veteran who served in Afghanistan from 2015 to 2018. He […]

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New veterans organization in the Poconos seeks new members

The non-profit organization called Seasoned Veterans is designed to help veterans. MARSHALLS CREEK, Pa. — Inside the Middle Smithfield Community Center, a group of retired military personnel introduced themselves and their mission. Seasoned Veterans, a nonprofit group, hopes to help other veterans in the Poconos. “We go out and volunteer to help other veterans. It’s […]

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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 […]

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Cunningham to donate 10% of his October salary to Central Coast Veterans Organization • Atascadero News

SAN LUIS OBISPO — State Assemblyman Jordan Cunningham (R-San Luis Obispo) announced Wednesday that he will donate 10% of his October salary to the State Assembly Central Coast Veterans Helping Veterans (CCVHV)a local organization dedicated to helping the 45,000 veterans living there. “Our military heroes risked everything to fight for our country and protect our […]

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Organization of veterans working to bring coffee to GR

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Ten years after the death of Marine Daane Deboer, the owner of a new cafe is struggling to honor his legacy. TO HEART [hasheart.us] hopes to open a new cafe located in Veterans Memorial Park across Sheldon Street in Grand Rapids. The local veterans organization was started by Seabee Navy veteran […]

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Oklahoma veterans’ organization receives grant to train and place service dogs

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be out of date. Please look at the timestamp on the story to see when it was last updated. OKLAHOMA CITY (KFOR) – A local veterans organization has received part of a $10 million federal grant to help Oklahoma veterans. Officials say Honoring […]

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Local veterans organization wins national award | News

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) – A local veterans organization is now in the national spotlight after winning a major award. The Veteran’s Club works every day to improve the lives of servicemen in Kentucky. “I want to create as many opportunities as possible for veterans to improve,” said veteran and club founder Jeremy Harrell. The group […]

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UPDATED: Veterans Services Guide – Oklahoma | TULtalk

Members of Veterans Walk and Talk Oklahoma pick up trash during a community service event. The non-profit veterans organization meets every Sunday. Tim Landes Updated: July 27, 2020 Whether it’s taking walks, making glass art, or getting a new pet, there are plenty of local resources available to veterans. Below is a list of services […]

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CSRA Women Veterans Organization

Did you know there are over 2 million women veterans living in the United States? We have over 140,000 here in the state 2. Now, a nonprofit serving these female veterans is becoming a visible presence in the Augusta area. The Augusta chapter of Veteran Women’s Organization started in 2009. It provides services to female […]

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Albany veteran gets new home thanks to construction companies and veterans organization

ALBANY, GA (WALB) – An Albany veteran has gotten a new home thanks to two construction companies and a veterans organization. Owens Corning Platinum Contractors, Purple Heart Homes Inc. and S&S Roofing and Construction worked together to give Doug Ellis and his family a new home. S&S chief executive Curtis Stanfield said Ellis had an […]

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Shooting victim donates to veterans organization

Denise Slaughter thinks the man who nearly killed her three years ago fell through the cracks. He was a veteran who suffered from post-traumatic stress disorder; a loving person who broke down, her parents said. He eventually opened fire for a terrifying 55 minutes on a west Houston neighborhood, shooting unsuspecting bystanders with a pistol […]

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Veterans Day is Heartfelt for the Patriot Project Veterans Organization in Wheaton, IL

Wheaton, IL, Nov. 09, 2017 — (PR.com) — Veteran suicide is not just a national issue, it’s one the Wheaton, IL Patriot Project is focusing on with programs and initiatives to make suicide prevention everyone’s business The Patriot Project is a national 501(c)(3) nonprofit veterans organization aimed at reducing the number of veteran suicides with […]

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Veterans’ organization under siege for taking part in inauguration parade

On the morning of Jan. 20, as Donald Trump prepared to take the presidential oath, a few dozen national representatives from AMVETS, one of the nation’s largest veterans service organizations, stood in loose formation on a road narrow bordering the National Mall. in Washington DC At their six o’clock, a phalanx of girl scouts in […]

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VFW Donation Aids Veterans Organization | Local News

Donations from the local VFW post will help a veterans organization for area veterans continue its mission of providing essential services to veterans. Last week, Andrew Johnson Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1990 of Greeneville presented cash and meat donations to K3M founders, according to a news release. “I saw an article in the local […]

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Veteran Student Organization Named “Chapter of the Year” – News @ Northeastern

At its annual national conference last weekend, the Veteran Students of America recognized the northeast Student Veterans Organization as its top chapter in the United States. This prestigious honor exemplifies the group’s excellent service on behalf of students who have served in the nation’s armed forces. SVO edged out 700 other veteran student college programs […]