PVA president's message

Pleva Sr., Randy L.
October 2005
PN;Oct2005, Vol. 59 Issue 10, p8
Trade Publication
Presents information related to veterans in the U.S. Donation by actor Denzel Washington, to support the work at Fisher House, a facility where soldiers' families can stay, for little or no charge, while their injured servicemen and -women are in hospital; Information about National Veterans Wheelchair Games, which took place in Minneapolis, Minnesota in June 2005; Coverage of the games in the media.


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