PVA from the TOP. Enlightenment

January 2012
PN;Jan2012, Vol. 66 Issue 1, p8
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The article presents that author's insights on the Paralyzed Veterans of America (PVA) Education and Training Foundation (ETF). He says that the PVA ETF is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit foundation that funds educational projects for people with spinal-cord injury/disease (SCI/D), their families, and caregivers. Also included are various categories of programs that are funded by the PVA ETF like consumer and community education for health and quality of life, and professional development and education.


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