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veterans

#WhiteOut4Vets campaign to honor, support homeless veterans

by (Aquoinette Blair)

Submitted 10-18-2016 under OPINION

"God bless America!" Patriotically, we say this often but still overlook one of His many blessings called veterans – the men and women who, without regard, defend this country, our freedom and rights to live freely in this…...

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Dine 2 Donate at Kent County Applebee's

by (habitatkent)

Submitted 03-24-2016 under

Visit your local Kent County, Ludington, or Big Rapids Applebees on Friday March 25th to support the Habitat Kent Veteran Program. Ten percent of all the food proceeds from seven Applebees restaurants will go to providing affordable homeownership to...

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Veterans Service Fair

by (grpl)

Submitted 10-19-2015 under

Veterans are invited to stop by this open house to learn about the various community resources available. Over 20 organizations will share information about the community services, opportunities and the benefits they have earned as a result of their...

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Catalyst Radio: Tonight's [email protected] concert with The Bad Plus supports Pets For Vets

by (Catalyst Radio)

Submitted 12-12-2014 under NEWS

Don't have time to listen now? Download the mp3 and listen at your leisure.   INTERVIEW This episode of Catalyst Radio features the nonprofit Pets For Vets – the program that provides a second chance for shelter and other pets by...

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Art of war at ArtPrize 2014

by (evanarragon)

Submitted 10-03-2014 under LOCAL LIFE

ArtPrize 2014 goers will notice works scattered throughout the exhibition venues addressing the experiences of war. These artists have given their Grand Rapids audiences a reminder that we live in a nation currently involved in military action and...

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Hidden Gems for Veterans

by (grpl)

Submitted 09-26-2014 under

Join experts from the law firm of Plachta, Murphy & Associates, P.C., for a free, no obligation, educational presentation on “The Hidden Gems for Veterans.” Topics include government benefits, disability claims and appeals, and...

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Story Matters: Andy Springsteen thankful for Grand Rapids Home for Veterans

by (Elevating Voices)

Submitted 08-08-2014 under NONPROFITS

We build community when we share our stories - whether they be a memory, an experience or just simply telling what we think is great about this place. The Elevating Voices project is collaborating with 12 local nonprofits through the summer and fall...

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Story Matters: Steve Wallis works to assist veterans with jobs, benefits

by (Elevating Voices)

Submitted 08-07-2014 under NONPROFITS

We build community when we share our stories - whether they be a memory, an experience or just simply telling what we think is great about this place. The Elevating Voices project is collaborating with 12 local nonprofits through the summer and fall...

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Grand Rapids Veteran Expo

by (PowersK1)

Submitted 07-16-2014 under

The Grand Rapids Veteran Expo will be a "one-stop shop" for veterans and their families looking for information on employment and education opportunities, healthcare screenings, benefits counselors, recreation programs and other resources...

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Grand Rapids Veteran Expo

by (PowersK1)

Submitted 07-16-2014 under

The Grand Rapids Veteran Expo will be a "one-stop shop" for veterans and their families looking for information on employment and education opportunities, healthcare screenings, benefits counselors, recreation programs and other resources...

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