Veterans Day Candlelight Vigil Honoring United States Veterans At Veterans Village, Las Vegas, NV
Public invited to attend on Veterans Day to celebrate the service and dedication of all United States Military and to pay homage to all fallen heroes. Jet Velocity All Star Band to perform a rock concert after ceremony.
By: Veterans Village/SHARE
Veterans Day candlelight vigil honoring all US military personnel.
Guest speakers to include Congressman Joe Heck and representatives from US Senator Dean Heller, US Senator Harry Reid and US Congresswoman Dina Titus’ offices with special guest speaker Las Vegas Mayor Carolyn Goodman.
Rock Concert performed by Jet Velocity All Star Band to follow ceremony. (http://jetvelocityrocks.com)
WHEN: November 11, 2014, 6 p.m. – 8 p.m.
WHERE: Veterans Village Las Vegas, 1150 Las Vegas Blvd. South (at Charleston Blvd.)
INTERVIEWS: US Veterans will be on hand for interviews from World War II, Vietnam, Korea, Desert Storm, Iraq and Afghanistan wars. Female United States Veteran Lindsey Oberdieck.
ABOUT VETERANS VILLAGE
Veterans Village is a transitional and permanent housing residence for United States Veterans. On site services include a 24-7 crisis intervention center, medical and mental health services, job referral and training, Three Square Regional Food Bank nutrition, clothing and a host of other services targeted at the promotion of independent living through economic and social self-sufficiency. (http://vvlv.org)
SHARE is a non-profit organization founded in 1994 by private sector business people in response to increasing numbers of families with children, individuals, seniors, people who are physically challenged, US veterans, people with HIV/AIDS and people in need of affordable housing. Today, the mission of SHARE is to help raise funds for various charitable social causes assisting children in need and to develop housing models in conjunction with neighborhood supportive services that can serve people and to create housing models for replication in the United States and worldwide. (http://sharelasvegas.org)
Arnold Stalk, PhD