Department of Veterans Affairs http://wwno.org en $1M donated to help homeless vets http://wwno.org/post/1m-donated-help-homeless-vets <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">The Department of Veterans Affairs is giving $1 million to a nonprofit that helps homeless veterans in northeast Louisiana.</p><p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">The funds will go to the Wellspring Alliance for Families Inc., a group based in Monroe that provides housing for homeless veterans.</p> Thu, 20 Sep 2012 16:51:16 +0000 The Associated Press 20387 at http://wwno.org Landrieu: Nearly $8.4M for new veterans cemetery http://wwno.org/post/landrieu-nearly-84m-new-veterans-cemetery <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">Nearly $8.4 million in federal funds has been set aside for the establishment of the Southeast Louisiana Veterans Cemetery in Slidell.</p> Wed, 22 Aug 2012 18:49:26 +0000 The Associated Press 18320 at http://wwno.org Landrieu: $1.4M for Louisiana homeless vets http://wwno.org/post/landrieu-14m-louisiana-homeless-vets <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">U.S. Sen. Mary L. Landrieu says $1.4 million in grants has been set aside for Louisiana organizations to prevent homelessness among veterans.</p> Wed, 18 Jul 2012 17:48:44 +0000 The Associated Press 16017 at http://wwno.org