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Still Serving Veterans Awarded Grant To Help Expand Programs


HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – A Huntsville-based organization that helps veterans re-enter civilian life and the workforce has been awarded a $250,000 grant to continue its services.

SSV400The Call of Duty Endowment is awarding the money to Still Serving Veterans.  It will help SSV with its Veterans Workforce Development Program.  This initiative helps veterans with job placement and training once they return home from war.

Still Serving Veterans will hold a news conference on Friday morning to announce more details about how they plan to expand their reach across the state to help veterans in other cities.

Still Serving Veterans has served more than 10,000 veterans and their families since the organization was founded in 2006.

The Call of Duty Endowment is a non-profit, public benefit corporation created by Activision Blizzard. The organization seeks to help soldiers through programs that provide job placement and training.

Trace Adkins and Jana Kramer will perform a concert this Friday, March 22 at the VBC to benefit Still Serving Veterans and other Huntsville veterans organizations.  Here is more information on the concert.

Filed in: Huntsville, News

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