Veterans organization hosting luncheon, fundraiser Jan. 17Written by Staff Reports | | email@example.com
A local organization is hosting a Celebrating Veterans luncheon and expo fundraiser from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Jan. 17 at Forrester’s On the River, 26 Main St.
The fundraiser, hosted by nonprofit United States Vets Inc., aims to assist veterans in search of stability in their lives via meeting educational needs and vital, viable resources in civilian life in Toledo and the surrounding areas, according to a news release. The organization’s primary focus is to assist veterans and bring attention to issues affecting them.
Live musical entertainment will be offered, including featured performances by Bob May, The Skip Turner Band and poet Ophelia J. Thompson. Area vendors and exhibitors will also be present at the event. Special guest celebrity hosts will include Toledo officials and business people. Lunch is by reservation or by available seating.
Since 2008, United States Vets’ mission has been dedicated to meeting the needs of veterans and their families and enriching their lives, according to the release. Through services, resources and networks, the nonprofit hopes to achieve in helping veterans lead stable and prosperous lives in the civilian world and our community.
For more information, visit www.unitedstatesvets.org.