Hundreds of veterans seek help at annual Stand Down benefit fair in Yakima

benefit fair

Old Glory USA

Army veteran Don Dills believes that burning old chemical waste in Korea contributed to his current health problems.

But the Department of Veteran Affairs has denied the 57-year-old Wapato man’s latest claim to upgrade his disability status.

That’s why he approached the Veterans of Foreign Wars booth at the 19th annual Stand Down and Veterans Benefit Fair, held Saturday in Yakima.

 “When can you set me up with an appointment?” the retired sergeant first class asked Nadine Warren, a VFW claims consultant.

Not even minutes later, Dills had an appointment for 3 p.m. Monday. Warren will look over his paperwork and decide the next course of action.

“Read the Full Article at >>>>”


It's only fair to share...Share on FacebookShare on Google+Tweet about this on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on TumblrEmail this to someone

Related Posts

Comments Closed

All content herein is owned by author exclusively. Expressed opinions are not necessarily the views of VT Jobs, VT Jobs, authors, affiliates, advertisers, sponsors, partners, technicians or Veterans Today Network and its assigns. In addition, all images within this post are the full responsibility of the author and NOT Veterans Today Network. Notices

Posted by on 8:33 am, With 0 Reads, Filed under General News. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. Both comments and pings are currently closed.



You must be logged in to post a comment Login

From Veterans Today Network