First regional veterans’ benefits workshop this Saturday

11 years ago

    CARIBOU — Several service organizations are joining forces to hold a Veterans Benefits Workshop. The workshop will be held on Armed Forces Day — Saturday, May 18th — at the Chan Center of Cary Medical Center.

    Representatives from the VFW, American Legion, AMVETS, Knights of Columbus, Northern Maine Veterans Cemetery, University of Maine, the Vet Center, DAV and others will be on hand to present information and answer questions. Representatives from Senator Collin’s and Congressman Michaud’s Office will be on hand as well.
    The meeting will begin at noon and refreshments will be available. All veterans attending will be entered into a drawing for a “Veteran Appreciation Hunt” to be drawn in the fall. The winner will be awarded a three-day guided hunt for two for their season of choice.
    FMI please contact Duane Belanger, veterans program director for the Maine Knights of Columbus at (207) 951-2874 or via e-mail: duane.belanger@xerox.com.