Tagged: homeless veterans

Tyndal Damage

Disaster Assistance Resources For Veterans

Veterans After a disaster, if you’re a Veteran, you can find help and support through the VA and other resources on this page. Veterans Crisis Line If you are a Veteran in crisis – or you’re concerned about one – free, confidential support is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. The Veterans Crisis Line is available by… Read more
Backpacks For Life

Backpacks For Life Launches The Bowery Pack, a Backpack Designed For Homeless Veterans

After distributing over 5,500 backpacks to veterans in need, the team at Backpacks For Life realized that there wasn’t a backpack designed specifically to meet the needs of the homeless and at-risk veteran community that Backpacks For Life serves…so they designed one. Former Marine Corps veteran, Sgt. Brett D’Alessandro designed The Bowery Pack with one thing in mind…our veterans. (adsbygoogle… Read more
VA News Release

VA announces $200M in funding for Grant and Per Diem Program to support homeless Veterans programs nationwide

WASHINGTON — Today the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) announced it plans to provide approximately $200 million in fiscal year 2019 funding to support more than 13,000 transitional housing beds for its Grant and Per Diem (GPD) Program. The list of community partners who will work with VA to provide transitional housing for homeless Veterans can be found on… Read more

Armed Forced Day Bowl-A-Thon On May 20, 2017

Event: Armed Forced Day Bowl-A-Thon (Host by We got your six) Date: Saturday May 20, 2017 Time: 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm Location: STRIKZ ENTERTAINMENT Address: 8789 LEBANON RD FRISCO,TX 75034 Website: www.STRIKZ.com About this event: Bowling, games, music, food, and lots of fun to bring the community together to help raise awareness about the seriousness of the homeless veteran… Read more

Veteran Owned Business Project Celebrates its Sixth Anniversary

Happy Veterans Day! And A Big “Thank You” For Your Continued Support! We are very proud to announce the 6th Anniversary of the launch of the Veteran Owned Business Project!   It seems like it was only yesterday when we launched the Veteran Owned Business Project as an online communication tool and resource hub for veterans, active duty military, reservists, service disabled veterans… Read more

September Is Suicide Prevention Month

One small act can make a difference Throughout the history of our great nation, Veterans have made the commitment to protect our country, serving and sacrificing for what matters most. Whether they just came home or completed their service many years ago, their experiences and sacrifices have an impact on their lives. And what you and others say or do… Read more

Spring Fling For Homeless Veterans Craft and Vendor Show

Spring Fling for Homeless Veterans Craft and Vendor Show When: Saturday March 15, 2014 Where: VFW Post 6602 – 931 Hwy. 196 West, Hinesville, Georgia Time: 10:30am to 3:00pm Come out and shop with our variety of crafters and independent consultants and support our local vets as well as our community businesses. ***Proceeds from Vendor registrations will go towards supporting… Read more