Multi-war Veteran still winning at Golden Age Games, Women Veterans Summit registration open

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[ABOVE] Legacy of service: WWII, Korean War, Vietnam Veteran still winning at National Veterans Golden Age Games

Women Veterans Summit

Registration now open for 2017 National Women Veterans Summit, August 25-26 in Houston

The 2017 National Women Veterans Summit is set and will take place at the Hyatt Regency Downtown in Houston, Texas, Aug. 25-26, with an opening reception Aug. 24

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D.C. Veteran helps turn houses into homes for formerly homeless Veterans

Veteran Rick Ecker was troubled when he heard that Veterans  sometimes have no furniture when they move into a new home. So last summer, he founded the nonprofit Vets on Track Foundation in Virginia to make Veterans’ transition out of homelessness more comfortable.

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Nationwide opioid epidemic prompts VA to implement life-saving idea

Through VA’s Diffusion of Excellence Initiative, innovators are helping VA prevent Veteran opioid-related deaths by making it easier to deliver life-saving medication.


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                                                    VETERAN OF THE WEEK

                                                    This week we honor Marine Veteran Troy Bowling.

                                                    AsHe joined his fellow Marines to take Mt. Suribachi, he was shot in the chest and leg. A combat photographer found him, and helped him get the medical attention he needed.


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