Veterans Incarcerated

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Principal Butcher addresses the assembly with veterans and students

Chapter 195 Donates Walk-A-Thon Proceeds to Widows and Elementary Schools

Pathfinders Chapter 195 held a Walk-A-Thon in Zephyrhills, FL and raised over $1400 from pledges. Chapter 195, an incarcerated Vietnam Veterans of America chapter, is located in the Zephyrhills Correctional Institution (ZCI). Mrs. Maynor, the Assistant Warden for Programs approved the use of the one third mile dirt track in…

Blankets

Chapter 657 Makes Blankets for Vet Patients

Members of Chapter 657 at the Parnall Correctional Facility in Jackson, MI, joined other inmates to make 78 lap blankets that were donated to the Ann Arbor VA Medical Center for wheelchair-bound veteran patients. Humanity to Prisoners, an organization that works with inmates in the Michigan prison system, provided the yarn…

Jail

Chapter 11 Aids in Creating Jail Dorm for Veterans

For 18 years members of Suffolk County Chapter 11 have visited inmates of the Suffolk County Correctional Facility in Yaphank, NY. Their interactions prompted them to create Veterans Re-entry Program. One part of the Veterans Re-entry Program includes a Veterans Re-Entry Pod to segregate veterans from other inmates. Other features…


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Dominick Yezzo

Chair: Veterans Incarcerated

Contact: dyezzo@vva.org


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