Posts tagged veteran

Veterans walk from Erie to Pittsburgh for diabetes research

   October 3, 2012 9:22 am    0

A group of veterans will walk from Erie to Pittsburgh over Columbus Day weekend to raise money for the American Diabetes Association. The Veteran’s March for Diabetes will begin on Route 19 at the Presque Isle Snowmobile sign at 7:30 a.m. on Friday. Participating veterans will walk to Meadville on Friday. On Saturday, they will…


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Help veterans by volunteering at the Erie VA Medical Center

   June 27, 2012 12:32 pm    0

Want thank the men and women who gave the ultimate service to our country? The Erie VA Medical Center is looking for volunteers. Volunteers are needed for a variety of roles, from working in the cafeteria to assisting veterans in using hospital technology. Here are some options: -Transport patients throughout the medical center.  Volunteers are…


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Nominate a local veteran for community service award

   March 7, 2012 11:46 am    1

The Financial Planning Association of Pittsburgh seeks nominations for the First Class Patriot Achievement Award. The award honors the dedication of a western Pennsylvania veteran to community service. Nominees and honored service men and women will be featured at the Saluting Service event in Pittsburgh on May 22. Vietnam War veteran Lt. Col. Barry Bridger…


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