VETS Canada Coast to Coast 2017 Tour of Duty – A Huge Success!
Veterans Emergency Transition Services Canada (VETS Canada) held an extremely successful second annual Coast to Coast Tour of Duty in seventeen cities on Saturday June 10th – including volunteer-led walks in St. John’s, Sydney, Charlottetown, Halifax, Dartmouth, Fredericton, Montreal, Ottawa, Toronto, Windsor, Barrie, Thunder Bay, Winnipeg, Edmonton, Calgary, Victoria and Vancouver.
The 2017 Tour of Duty saw hundreds of volunteers and special guests walking together to raise awareness of veteran homelessness, with 33 homeless and/or at-risk veterans identified during the day’s events. Volunteers will be following up with these individuals to assess.
Below are some pictures from the day – check them out!
VETS Canada Speaks with CTV News Atlantic re. VAC Pension For Life Announcement
VETS Canada Fundraises for NS Veteran Family in Need – As Featured on CTV
VETS Canada 2nd Annual Operation Holiday Hands: Spreading Holiday Cheer across the Country!
VETS Canada’s Sven Leppik Awarded a Chief of the Defence Staff (CDS) Commendation