In Appreciation

December 2007
PN;Dec2007, Vol. 61 Issue 12, p65
Trade Publication
The article highlights the Installation and Awards Dinner of Florida Gulf Coast Paralyzed Veterans of America (PVA) on September 18, 2007 at the University of South Florida Embassy Suites Hotel in Tampa, Florida. The chapter has hosted this annual event to show appreciation for the skilled and dedicated care of the U.S. Dept. of Veterans Affairs hospital staff provide. People from the Tampa Bay area also were honored for their voluntary services to the PVA chapter.


Related Articles

  • Sports and Veterans with Disabilities. Davidson, Jennifer // Exceptional Parent;Jun2008, Vol. 38 Issue 6, p80 

    The article talks about how adaptive sporting events enriched the life of U.S. veterans with disabilities. The National Disabled Veterans Wheelchair Games is an adaptive sporting event in the military community. This event is co-presented by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs and Paralyzed...

  • Advocate! Crayton, Gene A. // PN;Mar2010, Vol. 64 Issue 3, p8 

    The author reflects on the advocacies of the Paralyzed Veterans of America (PVA) in the U.S. He cites the organization's Advocacy and Legislation Seminar to ensure that issues of specific interest to the PVA and its members will be formally represented. The author also mentions the...

  • on the hill.  // PN;Jul2005, Vol. 59 Issue 7, p64 

    This article presents news briefs related to disabled veterans in the U.S. Since April 2004 Jonathan B. Perlin has served as Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) acting under secretary for health. On April 29, the Senate confirmed his nomination to be under secretary. On May 5, the House approved...

  • Success Stories.  // PN;Dec2009, Vol. 63 Issue 12, p8 

    The article presents the author's insights on the actions taken by the Paralyzed Veterans of America (PVA) to ensure the medical needs of its members, other veterans and all people with disabilities. He notes that the leadership and staff of the organization have remained its focus on the...

  • Gala Honors Leaders.  // PN;Dec2009, Vol. 63 Issue 12, p74 

    The article reports the annual Americana Gala sponsored by the Paralyzed Veterans of America (PVA) at Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center in Washington D.C. The fundraising event aims to recognize leaders who work hard for paralyzed veterans and their families and to highlight...

  • Pittsburgh Hosts National Veterans Wheelchair Games.  // O&P Business News;9/15/2011, Vol. 20 Issue 11, p44 

    The article reports on the National Veterans Wheelchair Games hosted by the Paralyzed Veterans of America and the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania in August 2011.

  • Paralyzed Veterans of America Receives $200,000 VA Adaptive Sports Grant.  // O&P Business News;Nov2015, Vol. 24 Issue 13, p42 

    The article reports on an adaptive sports grant received by the veterans' service organization Paralyzed Veterans of America from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs for its recreation and sports program.

  • National Disabled Veterans Winter Sports Clinic improving Veterans' lives. Molina, Mike // Vantage Point;2015, p1 

    A post from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) about the National Disabled Veterans Winter Sports Clinic, the largest rehabilitative program in the world, is presented.

  • TARGET: Veterans groups push for real VA healthcare funding reform. Blake, Carl // PN;Mar2009, Vol. 63 Issue 3, p30 

    The article focuses on the campaign of Paralyzed Veterans of America (PVA) to enact funding reform for the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) healthcare system in the U.S. It notes that the Partnership for VA Health Care Budget Reform urge to make funding for veteran's healthcare an advance...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics