Open house for veterans, families today in Brandon
June 24. 2014 9:40AM
Minnehaha County and the South Dakota Department of Veterans Affairs will host an open house for veterans and their families from 1 to 4 p.m. today (June 24) in the Brandon City Council chambers.
The South Dakota Department of Veterans Affairs has designated 2014 as their year to reach out to all 75,000 South Dakota veterans.
“Operation RAV" (Reaching All Veterans) is their campaign to identify and make direct contact with South Dakota’s veterans and to make them aware of the many benefits and services available to them. These benefits and services include service connected compensation, veteran and widow pension, education, OJT, burial benefits, VA healthcare, etc.