Allegan: Veteran Stand Down
ALLEGAN—Allegan County Senior and Veteran Services has announced the Fifth Annual Allegan County Veteran Stand Down.
In partnership with the Veteran’s Administration, the Stand Down will be held on Thursday, Aug. 10, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the First Baptist Church, 1290 32nd St., in Allegan.
A Stand Down is an outreach event for veterans who are either homeless or struggling with housing and finances. The event will feature informational booths for local and VA resources and benefits, free haircuts, a military tribute and lunch. Additionally, the first 75 qualifying veterans will receive military surplus items. There is no cost for the event, but veterans must have a picture ID and a copy of their DD214 or VA Medical Card.
For more information, or for assistance in obtaining your DD214, please call Allegan County Senior and Veterans Services as (269) 673-0520 or toll free at (877) 673-5333.