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Vet Service Organizations Receive Grants Totaling Over $7.6 Million


Assistance is available for veterans throughout North Texas, ranging from housing to transportation to medical support by contacting the Texas Veterans Commission.

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Twenty-seven organizations that help North Texas veterans just got a financial boost thanks to the Texas Veterans Commission’s (TVC) Fund for Veterans’ Assistance (FVA) who presented over $7.6 million in grants to be used to provide services for more than 4,000 veterans.

The grants support a wide range of services from emergency financial assistance to transportation to rental and mortgage assistance.

Grant funding is generated primarily by the Texas Lottery Commission’s games designated for veteran support. Other sources include individual donation options on drivers’ licenses, licenses to carry a handgun, outdoor recreation licenses for hunting and fishing, and vehicle registrations.

A few of the grant recipients and their services include:

If you are a veteran and need assistance, contact the Veterans Commission at 800-252-8387 to learn how your life and your family’s lives can benefit from your military service.

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