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VA New Jersey Health Care System encourages community to support local Veterans on GivingTuesday

PRESS RELEASE

November 29, 2022

Lyons , NJ — East Orange, NJ — During GivingTuesday, November 29, VA New Jersey Health Care System encourages the community to help support local Veterans through charitable donations or volunteer opportunities.

Individuals and organizations may donate to their local VA medical center by making an E-Donation through www.volunteer.va.gov.

“The holidays can be especially tough for certain vulnerable Veteran populations in our community,” said John A. Griffith, RN, Acting Medical Center Director of the VA New Jersey Health Care System. “Our community’s support during this time of the year can go a long way for those who volunteered their service in defense of our great country.”

Opportunities are also available by donating time — such as becoming a virtual volunteer, driving Veterans to their appointments or volunteering in a role at your local VA.

Learn more about donating or becoming a volunteer, please contact the VA New Jersey Health Care System CDCE office at 973-676-1000 ext. 20-2745.

 

Media contacts

Christine Betros Farrell, Executive Assistant to the Medical Center Director

908-647-0180 ext. 21-4050

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