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More Bang for the Buck: a More Effective Use of Funds to Reduce Homelessness

By Shad Meshad / June 8, 2015

You know how a metropolitan skyline is dominated by tall buildings, kind of like silos?  The homeless problem’s skyline looks…

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NVF Participates in LA’s Skid Row Homeless Count

By National Veterans Foundation / May 25, 2015

On January 29, 2015, NVF Women’s Outreach Coordinator Kristine Hesse, (USAF retired) was on LA’s Skid Row. She had a…

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Senator Max Cleland Joins NVF Honorary Board of Directors

By National Veterans Foundation / May 25, 2015

The National Veterans Foundation is honored to add one of our nation’s most accomplished and respected combat Veterans and Veteran…

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New NVF Board Members

By National Veterans Foundation / May 25, 2015

We are honored to introduce John Ruffin and Gregory Wilbur as new members of the NVF Board. Former US Army…

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NVF’s Hesse Among 2015 Women of the Year

By National Veterans Foundation / May 25, 2015

NVF Women’s Outreach Coordinator Kristine Hesse was recognized by the 48th Assembly District of the California Legislature as a role…

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Memorial Day 2015

Memorial Day 2015

By Shad Meshad / May 21, 2015

We’re here again, in this spot where we look forward and back.  This year marked the 40th anniversary of the…

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One Veteran’s Passion and Commitment to Create Change by Engaging the Corporate World

By Shad Meshad / May 1, 2015

When published suicide statistics reached 22 veterans a day, Frank Spady said “Enough!”  A decorated Vietnam combat Airborne ranger, Spady…

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An Unlikely Outcome from War: Friendships that Endure

By Shad Meshad / April 8, 2015

So here are the characters:  a guy named Frenchy and a guy named Sneaky. Does this sound like a 1940’s…

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