Thanksgiving Dinner for Veterans In Need - VA Western New York Healthcare System
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VA Western New York Healthcare System


Thanksgiving Dinner for Veterans In Need

November 14, 2018

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                                                                               

Contact:  Evangeline Conley, Public Affairs Officer

Phone:   (716) 862-8753 Cell: (716) 512-9338




Thanksgiving Dinner for Veterans In Need VA Western New York Healthcare System..Serving More than Health Care

Thanksgiving dinner will be served to Veterans in need along with their families on Sunday, November 18, 2018 from 11:00 a.m. to 1 p.m. at VA Western New York Healthcare System, 3495 Bailey Avenue, Buffalo, New York.

This event occurs annually on the Sunday before Thanksgiving Day to provide a hot and nutritious meal to Veterans in need. This marks the 18th year the dinner has been held by VA.

A turkey dinner with all the trimmings will be served by staff in the VA Food Court located in the hospital's lower level. “This is our way of making the Thanksgiving holiday a special time for Veterans, who may be having a difficult time,” said Kristen Weese, VA Health Care for Homeless Veterans Program Manager. “We provide a nice warm meal, festive atmosphere and good company.”

Those interested in attending can contact 716-862-8885 for additional information or transportation.