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Jenifer Kendall's Fundraiser:

335 Miles 4 Vets

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Jenifer Kendall

THE STORY:

Veteran's Leadership Program is a leader in supporting Veterans in the local Pittsburgh area. The money stays local and goes toward helping Veterans. In 2015 VLP: -Provided permanent housing to 147 Veterans and their dependents, many of whom suffer from some form of disability -Provided 457 Veterans with Homeless Prevention and Rapid Re-Housing services -Provided emergency shelter diversion assistance to 82 Veterans and their families, keeping them together when they needed each other the most -Provided 517 Veterans and their families with financial assistance in order to maintain their households, providing utility assistance, gift cards for food, clothing, transportation, beds, furniture, toiletries, and other essential items. -Completed 114 tax returns for local low income Veterans, generating over $112,000 in refunds and over $34,000 in earned income tax credit. -Enrolled 443 Veterans into employment programs, offering services that include: assistance with resume writing, interview techniques, networking, as well as providing individualized job search plans and career counseling -334 of these clients were successfully placed into position of unsubsidized employment, 98 of the 334 Veterans placed into employment were high barrier Veterans who were homeless and were employed at an average hourly rate of $10.93.

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To This Fundraiser

$135

MONEY RAISED
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  • Frank

    $20

  • Dave

    $20

  • Mindy Zimmerman

    $40

  • Greg Seese

    $25

  • Shelley and Eric Meyer

    $20

  • Noelle

    $10

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The Team: $135 TOTAL RAISED SO FAR

Donor Comments

Noelle

Noelle

DONATION: $10

1 year ago

Shelley and Eric Meyer

Shelley and Eric Meyer

DONATION: $20

1 year ago

Greg Seese

Greg Seese

DONATION: $25

1 year ago

Mindy Zimmerman

Mindy Zimmerman

DONATION: $40

1 year ago

Dave

Dave

DONATION: $20

1 year ago

Frank

Frank

DONATION: $20

1 year ago