Adam Burke, a purple heart combat veteran, is 90% disabled from a mortar attack while serving in Iraq. With help from Work Vessels for Vets, Adam is starting a second blueberry farm in Jacksonville, FL. Adam said, “I had pictures taken of my brain before my work with plants and pictures taken after and [...]
John Niekrash, president, Work Vessels for Veterans, Inc.
We are writing this letter of thanks in advance of an event which will change the lives of many returning Military Veterans who, having served this nation will be transitioning to civilian life. With a 26% unemployment rate, Work Vessels for Veterans, Inc. has [...]
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Marine Lance Corporal Tyler Owen Griffin returned home to Voluntown, on Monday, April 12. The motorcade, escorted by State Police, Patriot Guard Riders, Leathernecks and Freedom Riders, was greeted by hundreds of townspeople along the [...]