NorthSide Lions Charitable Foundation

Members of the NorthSide Lions Charitable Foundation made another much-needed generous donation to the Texas Disabled Veterans Association (TDVA).

This donation will go to fund our ongoing programs: the TDVA Wi-Fi Program which allows veterans internet access at the VA Polytrauma Transitional Rehabilitation Program (P.T.R.P) and the Audie L Murphy VA Medical Center Spinal cord Injury Unit, the TDVA Comfort Program which provides oral hygiene products to inpatients and homeless veterans, the TDVA Cart Program which provides snacks to veterans (outpatients) while waiting at clinics for their appointments, the TDVA Computer Program which provides refurbished donated laptops and desktops to veterans continuing their education and for communicating with their families and friends.

The Texas Disabled Veterans Association, continues to strive to assist veterans and our community in obtaining informative resources to acquire benefits from the VA and other community and state agencies.

3rd Annual Welcome Home Event

The Audie L Murphy VA Memorial Veterans Hospital Division part of the South Texas Veterans Health Care System (STVHCS} Social Work Service  hosted the “3rdAnnual OIF/OEF/OND Welcome Home Event” on Saturday, May 17, 2014, Armed Forces Day. The event was held from 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

1st Annual Fisher House Event

On March 21, 2014, TDVA attended the 1st Anniversary luncheon of the South Texas Veterans Health Care System (STVHCS) Fisher House. The event was sponsored by Southwest Airlines who provided volunteers to host the event. Several veteran service organizations such as the Purple Heart Association, Knights of Columbus, Disabled American Veterans, and several veterans women’s auxiliary organizations also provided assistance in setting up the luncheon event.


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