Help For Disabled Veterans

Published by The Bee News

September 14, 2022

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The Jerry Ambrose Veterans Council of Mohave County (JAVC) is proud to announce that we have received a Grant Award from Disabled Veterans National Foundation Kingman, AZ September 15, 2022 – The JAVC is honored to announce it has received a grant from the Disabled Veterans National Foundation (DVNF) for $20,000, which will fund our veterans assist programs. Pat Farrell, Executive Director and co-founder of the JAVC said, “We welcome the DVNF to our village of more than 50 organizations, agencies and other support groups including Veterans Service Organizations.” Joseph Van Fonda (USMC Sgt.Maj. Ret.), CEO of the Disabled Veterans National Foundation said, “We are very excited to partner with the Veteran Council of Mohave County (JAVC). The abundance of resources compiled places this organization on the map in terms of providing needed assistance for our disabled and at-risk veterans.” About the Disabled Veterans National Foundation: Disabled Veterans National Foundation exists to provide critically needed support to disabled and at-risk veterans who leave the military wounded—physically or psychologically—after defending our safety and our freedom. DVNF achieves this mission by:

● Offering direct financial support to veteran organizations that address the unique needs of veterans, and whose missions align with that of DVNF.

● Providing supplemental assistance to homeless and low-income veterans through the Health & Comfort program and various empowerment resources.

● Providing an online resource database that allows veterans to navigate the complex process of seeking benefits that they are entitled to as a result of their military service, as well as additional resources they need.

● Serving as a thought leader on critical policy issues within the veteran community and educating the public accordingly.

About the JAVC: We provide assistance to individuals, Veterans Treatment Courts, Stand Downs, Resource Fairs, and operate a 25-unit Transitional Housing facility with “A Hand up, not a Hand out” philosophy. Since inception in 2010, we have provided assistance to over 4,000 military veterans and their families. We are currently working with the GEO Group to provide Tiny Houses for homeless veterans. JAVC Mission statement: To strengthen veterans and their families through a variety of services, programs, education and hope.

Disabled Veterans National Foundation Contact:
Communications Team
Meredith Fick

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