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Views of veterans" service organizations hearing before the Subcommittee on National Security, Veterans Affairs, and International Relations of the Committee on Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Sixth Congress, first session, March 18, 1999. by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Government Reform. Subcommittee on National Security, Veterans Affairs, and International Relations

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Published by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the U.S. G.P.O., Supt. of Docs., Congressional Sales Office in Washington .
Written in English



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  • Veterans -- United States.,
  • Veterans -- Medical care -- United States.,
  • Veterans -- Services for -- United States.

Book details:

LC ClassificationsKF27 .G6688 1999e
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 104 p. ;
Number of Pages104
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL123211M
ISBN 100160595266
LC Control Number99490876

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U.S. Veterans: an infobook. This is a book of Wikipedia articles of interest to U.S. veterans. In the service organizations listings are many organizations that offer veterans assistance, including services such as help in applying for benefits, finding housing, applying for scholarships, and many other forms of assistance. To nonprofits: If you are a 3- or 4-Star rated nonprofit providing support to active members of the military and veterans, please complete this survey for your organization to be reviewed for this list. We hope to greatly expand our list of charities presented. Most veterans organizations $50,$K (66 percent) receive $50, or less a year in contributions or grants. Only 14 percent receive more than $, More than a quarter (28 percent) of charitable veterans organizations receive $50, or less in contributions annually. Some 40 percent receive more than $, Contributions to All. 8. The Department of Veterans Affairs Local VA facilities — medical centers, regional benefits offices and national cemeteries — can serve as sources of information and speakers for Veterans Day programs. They can also provide contact with local veterans service organizations and arrange visits, tours and other special programs for students.

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