Top 5 Vet stories of 2017Here are a few of our favorite veteran stories from 2017 at ConnectingVets and we look forward to telling more in 2018.
‘One stop shop’ veteran nonprofit honored for Harvey relief“We want to provide everything from career advice, to education, to social, and volunteer opportunities, all under the same roof”
How you can help veterans affected by recent hurricanesIf you have been affected by these storms, or you want to help veterans recover, here are a few organizations that can help:
One astronaut on the ISS feels the impact of two different hurricanesHarvey flooded his home in Houston and now Maria has slammed into his family's homeland.
VA keeps chugging in storm-damaged Caribbean and Gulf CoastHurricane or no hurricane, VA medical clinics are still here to treat veterans.
VSO relief aid on the rise as donations continue to pour inVeteran service organizations have been working to help veterans and families affected by hurricanes Harvey and Irma.
Harvey destroyed a small Texas town and Grunt Style is helping rebuild itWhen the Grunt Style hurricane recovery team was brought to Woodsboro, Tx. after a chance meeting with a fellow veteran, their mission changed immediately.
Veterans, military help Americans with hurricane relief efforts"Homeowners’ resilience is incredible and volunteers’ willingness to support is pretty amazing,” the vice president of programs and field operations for Team Rubicon said.
Rapid response by VA keeps benefits and services movingIn the wake of Harvey and Irma, the VA has been surprisingly nimble as it cares for over two million affected veterans.
Veterans Affairs fighting back at Harvey & IrmaThe Department of Veterans Affairs is working around the clock in Texas, the Caribbean and Florida to keep services and benefits available for veterans and their families.
VA requests pause on late fees, foreclosures and bad credit reportingThe VA has a special way to help veteran home-loan-borrowers keep their homes.
As Irma looms, VA in Florida and Caribbean hunkered down