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Local Events and Happenings

Butler County Veterans Stand Down

Date and Time: Friday, November 1, 2019 | 11:00am – 2:00pm

Location: Tanglewood Center | 10 Austin Avenue | Lyndora, PA 16045

Event: The Stand Down serves local homeless Veterans as well as service members and their families, including those in need within the community. Services provided during the Stand Down include, but are not limited to medical screenings, behavioral health services, drug and alcohol services, employment support, housing assistance, social services, haircuts, food, and donations. Representatives from the Veterans Benefits Adminstration (VBA) will be available to meet with Veterans. Experts from the Pittsburgh VA Regional Office will be available to provide information regarding service-connected compensation and to offer on-the-spot assistance with individual questions and concerns.

Expected Participants: Homeless Veterans, Service Members, and their families

10th Annual Memorial Wheeling Veterans 10K and Family Walk

Date and Time: Saturday, November 2, 2019 | 8:00am – 12:00pm

Location: Wheeling Bridge Street Middle School | 19 Junior Avenue | Wheeling, WV 26003

Event: An expert from the Veterans Benefits Administration Pittsburgh VA Regional Office will be available to provide information regarding service-connected compensation and to offer on-the-spot assistance with individual questions and concerns.

Expected Participants: Veterans, Dependents, Stakeholders

Inside Veterans Benefits

VA SealVA updates on disability rating

VA updates the disability rating schedule for infectious diseases, immune disorders and nutritional deficiencies

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VA Borne the Battle Podcast logoMeet Gary Profit

On episode #155 of VA's Borne the Battle podcast, we meet Army Veteran and Senior Director of Military Programs at Walmart, Gary Profit.

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Harry Colmery, the author is the GI Bill's, houseSaved from Disrepair

Rick and Sylvia Crawford purchased, renovated and saved the home of WWI Veteran Harry Colmery, who is known as the father of the GI Bill. Colmery's former home, built in 1915, is in Topeka, Kansas.

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Veteran and Radford student Mark SheltonRaising Awareness

The Southwest Virginia Student Veterans Alliance hosted the 4th Annual Veteran Suicide Awareness March on 5/27. They walked 14 miles to help raise awareness for Veteran suicide prevention.

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Sharon Townsend standing in front of her houseChoosing VA

Military borrowers are using their VA Home Loan benefit when purchasing a home because of key features not offered by other types of financing.

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Pittsburgh Regional Office

1000 Liberty Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Monday-Friday, 8am-4pm

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