Support for professional colleagues

Brown, Lydia A.
December 2009
Veterinary Record: Journal of the British Veterinary Association;12/19/2009, Vol. 165 Issue 25, p758
Academic Journal
The article reports on the author's move to encourage the members of the veterinary profession to support the Veterinary Benevolent Fund (VBF). It states that members are encourage to have an annual fee of 50 pounds per year to provide support for the less fortunate people and those who are facing health and financial problems. It mentions that the said fund will help ensure continuous support to the colleagues who are in need with financial assistance.


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