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Reflection on the Growing Needs of Vietnam Veterans This Memorial Day

When I was very young, my family and I immigrated to the United States from a communist country and while growing up in America, one of the first things I noticed was the homeless. It seemed odd no one was helping... Read more

Ending Veteran Homelessness: Where Are We Now?

Swords to Plowshares is hosting an online seminar to take a hard look at national efforts to end veteran homelessness, and what still needs to be done.

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Thinking about Supporting Veterans Services?

There are over 40,000 registered non-profit organizations in the nation which serve veterans and the military. This statement drives me crazy. While technically true, it gives the impression that there is an... Read more

Events

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  • Monday
    May 30
    Location:
    San Francisco National Cemetery, 1 Lincoln Blvd, San Francisco, CA 94129
    Time: 10:30am - 1:00pm

    ​Join veterans, families, and the community for the annual Memorial Day grand march and... VIEW EVENT »

  • Tuesday
    Jun 7
    Location:
    University of California, 1 Alumni House, Berkeley, CA
    Time: 11:00am - 1:00pm

    UC Berkeley and the VA are partnering to host Veterans Town Hall meeting on June 7, 2016... VIEW EVENT »

  • Thursday
    Jun 16
    Location:
    Zendesk, 1019 Market Street, San Francisco, CA
    Time: 6:00pm - 9:00pm

    Swords to Plowshares is pleased to present the 8th annual SHOUT! For Women Veterans Art... VIEW EVENT »

  • Friday
    Jun 24
    Location:
    Sonoma Raceway, 29355 Arnold Dr., Sonoma, CA
    Time: 10:00am - 3:00pm

    To highlight PG&E's 1,000 Careers Project and its commitment to hire 1,000 veterans by... VIEW EVENT »

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