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Help! Help! Help! I screamed! The roar of the trucks diesel engine drowned out my cries. I had fallen asleep in a Dumpster and awakened just as it was being emptied into the back of a garbage truck. Totally disoriented, I landed face first in the filthy muck. I spit something vile out my mouth. Before I could gather my wits, I was being propelled forward towards the deadly whining of the trucks compactor. I was about to be crushed to death in back of a stinking garbage truck!
Earlier that day, I had donated blood plasma. The donation was my...
'A nation reveals itself not only by the men it produces, but also by the men it honors' – John F. Kennedy, 1963
The greatest advancement for US veterans came with the establishment of the U.S. Veterans Administration in 1930. This one agency was responsible for disability benefits, life insurance, bonuses, retirement, pensions and the building of new V.A. hospitals. -- After WWII, in 1944 another milestone was reached with the G.I. Bill of Rights. Among other things, this bill provided job training for over 600,000 WWII veterans. It also guaranteed the re-employment of anyone who left a job to join...
This is great news! -- HirePatriots has been hosting free 3 day military marriage retreats for 6 years. Now the VA is doing them. Like ours, theses are free too. All you have to do is to get there. -- These retreats are absolutely worth it for any couple, whether they have no real problems or lots of them.
The Department of Veterans Affairs is trying a new path when it comes to caring for and healing the Nation’s wounded Veterans. Now, in addition to repairing their damaged bodies and minds, VA is attempting to go one step further and repair their crumbling marriages.
Job Training for Veterans
Hello let me introduce myself. My name is McCail Smith, Jr., I'm the first elected California State Commander for NABVETS, INC. (The National Association for Black Veterans, Inc.) Our organization has been in existence for over 41 years. We are headquartered out of Milwaukie, WI. Please look us up on the internet at www.nabvets.orgI'd like to invited you or anyone you may know in your organizations or acquaintance that might want to become a trained and qualified VSO/ VSR (Veterans Service Officer). With this basic training an individual can go on to apply for a position...