Final Salute To Be Recognized By Tysons Tower Club
Organization Houses Homeless Women Veterans and Their Children
By: Final Salute Inc.
Women veterans are the fastest growing homeless population in the United States and over half are single mothers. Final Salute is the only non-profit organization in the Washington, DC metro area that provides homeless women veterans and their children with safe and suitable housing. Since its launch, Final Salute has supplied almost 13,000 days of transitional housing and supported over 5,000 women veterans and their children in more than 30 states and territories.
"We are delighted to spotlight Final Salute as well as Jas' leadership,"
According to Boothe, a cancer survivor and disabled army veteran who founded Final Salute after experiencing post-deployment homelessness, "Women veterans become homeless for many reasons. These include service-related injuries and illness; domestic violence; PTSD; disabilities;
Boothe adds, "I am very pleased about the Women's Committee's recognition of Final Salute's work with homeless women veterans, and I appreciate the visibility they are giving us. It will allow us to help even more mothers and their families."
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