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NVF Celebrates 37 Years of Serving Vets and Their Families

By Cathie Smith / October 31, 2022

The NVF celebrated 37 years of serving veterans with an award ceremony for two special vets, Marc Thurston and Milo…

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WE’RE ALL ABOUT THE OUTREACH – Teach Your Children

By Cathie Smith / October 31, 2022

NVF Board Member Kevin Ruelas, who lives in Colorado, brought his son out to see and experience our street outreach…

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WE’RE ALL ABOUT THE OUTREACH – On the Move

By Cathie Smith / October 31, 2022

N-CA based NVF Counselor Kathleen Reilly hikes as part of her NVF Outreach. A regular with Veterans Walk and Talk,…

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Special Event: The Consequences of War,
a Panel Discussion, May 5, 2022

By Cathie Smith / May 26, 2022

On May 5, Joe Mantegna moderated a panel discussion, “The Consequences of War” at the Microsoft Lounge in Culver City.

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Staffing Up the Office

By Cathie Smith / May 26, 2022

Army Vet Markham Anderson started with us a volunteer and was such a quick learner that we invited him onto…

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The Alpha Dogs: Volunteers with a Mission

By Cathie Smith / May 26, 2022

Our chosen task is the mission of raising money to extend the hours of the Lifeline for Vets crisis hotline. We had all reached a point in our lives where we felt it was time to start giving back.

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Spring into Recovery,  April 8, Long Beach

By Cathie Smith / May 26, 2022

On April 8th, the Veteran Peer Access Network partnered with Los Angeles Valley College to offer a day to educate Veterans and Military Families about substance use and chemical dependency.

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