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Josh O’Brien, Stand-Up Comedian, Navy Sea Bee Veteran

Josh O’Brien, Stand-Up Comedian, Navy Sea Bee Veteran Josh O’Brien was a U.S. Navy Seabee who reached out to MVA Veteran Service Officer Joel Castellanos, and was able to get the compensation he deserved after serving his Country. Josh is a veteran who served as a Navy Seabee. The struggles he faced after his military…

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VetDayLA-campaign
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Vet Day LA Campaign

MVA has launched a media campaign to promote services provided by MVA’s accredited Veteran Service Officers to assist veterans, National Guardsmen and military reservists throughout the County. read more
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Success Story

Vietnam veteran Ruben Garcia served in the US Army from 4/69-3/72, and subsequently developed multiple serious medical conditions, including diabetes, Hep C, cancer and liver disease, that contributed to his death in 2013. read more
Wolf Connection
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The Wolf Connection

Military & Veterans Affairs has partnered with The Wolf Connection–a wolf sanctuary–to provide women veterans a resilient community. For more info, call 1-877-4LA-VETS. Building Resiliency with the Wolf Connection. read more
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New Faces of Freedom

New Faces of Freedom To commemorate the twenty-year anniversary of the terrorist attacks on 9.11.01, the LA County Department of Military and Veterans Affairs has produced a series of videos with service men, women and families from the post 9-11 military era, entitled “New Faces of Freedom.” read more
Vets Pledge
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Pledge Vet

Pledge Vet The weekly Board of Supervisors meeting for the County of Los Angeles initiates with the Pledge of Allegiance led by the Pledge Vet of the week. read more