As part of Disabled Veterans National Foundation’s “Stories of Service” Video Contest, participating students were asked to select a Veteran’s charity of their choice to donate $1,000 to, as part of their prize. The Disabled Veterans National Foundation high school “Stories of Service” winners, Tamour Malik and Alyssa Gorman of Kettle Run High School in Nokesville, VA selected the Virginia Veterans Care Center – a long term health care and home in Roanoke, VA to donate to.
BRUNSWICK and TOGUS (October 27 and 29, 2011): Volunteers of America Northern New England and the Disabled Veterans National Foundation are making critical supplies available at no cost to homeless veterans and veterans in need across Maine.
BOSTON–(EON: Enhanced Online News)–The New England Center for Homeless Veterans (NECHV) is thanking fellow veterans groups, like the Disabled Veterans National Foundation for supplying the Boston-based facility with needed food, water, clothing and hygiene supplies.
As the plight of so many disabled veterans continues to effect their professional lives and their ability to make ends meet, organizations like the disabled veterans national foundation have done everything they can to help these vets make ends meet. On October 29th, the DVNF helped to deliver supplies from a full load of a semi truck, with a value estimated at $145,000.
Disabled Veterans National Foundation announces the successful delivery of office furniture and equipment valued at approximately $60,000 to the Ladies Auxiliary of the VFW Post 10435 in Washington. The Disabled Veterans National Foundation delivery included hundreds of wooden desks, thousands of filing cabinets, more than 1,200 lounge chairs and 600 refrigerators.
WASHINGTON–The Disabled Veterans National Foundation, a non-profit organization dedicated to helping men and women who come home with emotional and physical wounds after serving our country, is urging Congress to pass a bill ensuring homeless Veterans have better access to housing and homeless assistance programs.
Getting a job is sometimes a headache and with the economy the way it is now, people just have to take things the way they see them. One thing that is certain is that jobs are difficult to come by these days. The Disabled Veterans National Foundation has some opportunities, but these are limited and cannot satisfy every category of people.
Being disabled is no fun, but disabled veterans run into the problem of being both disabled, as well as the difficulty of reintegrating into civilian life. The two combining into one hell of a battle for them to gain their normal lives back, which is why they’re grateful for the existence of Disabled Veterans National Foundation to serve that purpose.
Veterans Appreciation Day Grants of $1,000 Available for Veterans Events
The recession that hit the global markets a couple of years back left the world economy, including the U.S., in total shambles. So many people are still trying to recover the jobs, comforts and homes that they lost during the recession. Inquiries to organizations like $1 million in aid have never been higher. This is not good news for the disabled veterans who are coming home after fighting for years abroad for their country.