Homeless Vets Outfitted With New Suits In Honor Of Veterans DayLow-income and homeless U.S. veterans were given a shopping spree for new business attire Tuesday at St. Anthony Foundation in San Francisco, just in time for Veterans Day.
Best Veteran's Day 2015 Events In The Bay AreaVeterans Day is the perfect holiday to honor those who have fought for our freedom. Here are five events to celebrate the courage and sacrifice of all who have served in the armed forces.
Conversations With Veterans: The Struggle Post Military LifeFemale vets, who currently number close to two million, may have it even tougher than their male counterparts. One such veteran is Donna, a Denver-based, single mom, whose struggles lasted far longer than her deployment.
Pearl Harbor Survivor, Grand Marshal Of Petaluma Veterans' Day Parade Dies Shortly Before EventA Pearl Harbor survivor who was supposed to be this year’s grand marshal at the Petaluma Veterans’ Day Parade died shortly before the event.
Santa Clara County Pushes Flu Shots For More Than 700 Homeless VeteransSanta Clara County is pushing to give flu shots to the estimated 700 homeless veterans out on the streets as the weather turns colder.
Over 100 Homeless San Francisco Vets Find New Home In Renovated Financial District BuildingJust in time for Veteran's Day, San Francisco is celebrating the renovation of a Financial District building that will house more than 100 homeless veterans.
In the Service of Soldiers: Raytheon's 2014 Week of Service Honors WarfightersThe tour bus always goes quiet as the granite pillars and archways come into view along 17th Street in Washington D.C. An announcement from the tour guide breaks the silence and tells the old soldiers on board what they already know: They’ve arrived at the National World War II Memorial.
Parades, Vigils Mark Veterans Day In The Bay AreaCommunities throughout the Bay Area Monday honored those who have served in the military with Veterans Day parades, ceremonies and other tributes to their bravery.
About The Bay: A Veteran’s Silence Ends And The Spirit That Moved HimA veteran says he's on a mission that's been 60 years in the making after staying silent about his near-death experience on the San Francisco Bay.
Homeless, Low-Income Veterans Receive Free Suits At SF St. Anthony's Foundation In honor of Veteran’s Day Monday, St. Anthony’s Foundation of San Francisco organized a free suit giveaway for the homeless and low-income veterans.
Opinion: Our Veterans Should Not Be At Risk In Fiscal Cliff NegotiationsWhen the deal is being made to change the tax rates and cut the deficit we must remember to keep our commitment to our veterans.
SF Sheriff, Rehab Groups, Advocate Help For Incarcerated VeteransSan Francisco County Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi and his command staff at the county jail in San Bruno joined other county staff to commemorate Veterans Day and to promote rehabilitation programs aimed at guiding incarcerated veterans them out of custody.