VA awards $418 million in grants to help Veterans and families at risk of homelessness

WASHINGTON — The Department of Veterans Affairs awarded $418 million in grants to more than 260 non-profit organizations in June, allowing low-income Veteran families around the nation to access services under the Supportive Services for Veteran Families program.   SSVF grantees are authorized to use the funds to rapidly re-house Veterans who become homeless or to prevent Veterans…

Thunderbirds Charities Donates $100,000 to U.S.VETS – Phoenix for New Building

Thunderbirds Charities generously awarded $100,000 for U.S.VETS – Phoenix for renovations in their new location. U.S.VETS – Phoenix has proudly served homeless, at-risk, and underserved veterans for nearly 20 years. As the largest nonprofit exclusively dedicated to veterans in Maricopa County and the United States, U.S.VETS provides case management, mental health counseling, career development, meals, and housing.…

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The City of Phoenix allots $10.5 million to help homeless vets

Phoenix City Council unanimously agreed to give $10.5 million to support homeless veterans after U.S. Vets Phoenix Executive Director Michelle Jameson said her organization no longer had the money to pay rent at their Grand Avenue facility, which is currently housing 170 veterans.   The U.S. Vets Phoenix organization works to house veterans experiencing homelessness…

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Phoenix City Council allocates $10.5 million from CARES Act to help homeless veterans

“It’s an amazing opportunity for U.S. Vets, but more importantly, for the U.S. Veterans that we serve,” said Michelle Jameson, the executive director of U.S. Vets of Phoenix.   U.S. Vets is a nonprofit that helps veterans overcome any obstacles they may be facing, such as physical health, mental health, or substance abuse. They provide…

SPECTRUM AWARDS $2,500 TO U.S.VETS – INGLEWOOD

LOS ANGELES (May 27, 2021) — Spectrum today announced a donation of $2,500 to U.S.VETS (United States Veterans Initiative) through the company’s national community philanthropic program, Spectrum Employee Community Grants, part of a $1 million programming commitment through year-end 2021.   Opened in 1993, U.S.VETS is the nation’s largest nonprofit service provider for homeless and…