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Parking and Entrance for Dec. 12, 2019 Event

December 2019//News

Home for the Holidays Meal and Stand Down 2019 Thank you for registering for our Home for the Holiday Meal on Dec. 12, 2019 Gates open at 8:30am. Lunch meal start: 11:30am, Program: 12:00pm Light Rail Entrance: Skyway Entrance above Gate 29 Bus and Parking Ramp A and B: Skyway Ramp A Entrance Walking: Skyway […]

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Housing First MN Foundation Ground Breaking

October 2019//News

The Housing First MN Foundation kicked off its next build project, a four-bedroom home to serve veterans experiencing homelessness in partnership with the Minnesota Assistance Council for Veterans, Lennar Minnesota, and Bloomington MN City Government.

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MACV Voted Peoples Choice!

September 2019//News

Last week our Mankato Minnesota Assistance Council for Veterans (MACV) team was honored to selected at the Peoples Choices and recipient of $1,000 donation from Thrivent Financial. The Impact Celebration was held at the Mankato Civic Center on Sept. 17th by the Thrivent Member Network-Two Rivers Region.  The event featured local nonprofit organizations and a […]

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Governor Walz Helps Raise Awareness for Suicide Prevention Programs

September 2019//News

“When you’re in the military it’s pretty much a set schedule,” Bradley Legrid with the Minnesota Assistance Council for Veterans said.

The Minnesota Assistance Council for Veterans program administrator says addressing veteran suicide starts with prevention and understanding the challenges of life after war.

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PLUS Foundation Builds Move-In Kits

August 2019//News

The North Central Chapter recently supported the Minnesota Assistance Council for Veterans by collecting and delivering move-in kits to veterans and their families.

The North Central Chapter recently supported the Minnesota Assistance Council for Veterans by collecting and delivering move-in kits to veterans and their families. The Chapter and the PLUS Foundation donated move-in kits with household items, and volunteers from the Chapter delivered and organized the kits. These kits will help five veterans get settled into new […]

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Rent to Veterans

August 2019//News

Sign up to RENT to Minnesota Veterans. Do you have an apartment or home that you would like to rent to Veteran, check the photo to sign up!

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Minnesota Works To End Veteran Homelessness

July 2019//News

Gov. Tim Walz working with MACV and Uptown VFW at the landlord summit.

Governor Tim Walz holds landlord summit at Uptown VFW Governor Tim Walz told Minnesota landlords today that if they are “…willing to commit to housing homeless Veterans, the state will commit support to them”. Watch this video to see Gov. Walz commitment to ending Veteran homelessness. WCCO Video. Minnesota Housing Commissioner Jennifer Leimaile Ho said […]

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Motorcycle Awareness Ride Benefits Veterans

May 2019//News

“We help homeless veterans and veterans at risk by case managing them through their crisis,” explained Southern Regional Leader Sadie Rezac. “Helping them with temporary financial assistance, getting them employment resources if they need it and then also connecting them to local resources.”

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MACV on American Heroes Outdoors

May 2019//News

American Heroes Outdoors Television is a documentation of journey, commitment, struggle and healing. Our program is a tribute to this nation’s service men and women. Their stories are compelling and real. After witnessing the dangers and horror of combat, the outdoors for many veteran military personnel is a therapy. No veteran chooses to be homeless, […]

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Ending veteran homelessness is possible

April 2019//News

Neal Loidolt: Ending veteran homelessness is possible — and the lessons we learn will have broad application. If we can’t solve veteran homelessness, we will never be able to solve the greater societal problem of homelessness. The Minnesota Assistance Council for Veterans is changing the conversation about veteran homelessness in Minnesota. Our approach: Let’s ask […]

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