Governor Sisolak to Honor Veteran of the Month, Veteran Supporter of the Month and Serving Veterans Youth Award Recipients

September 08, 2022

Hi all -
I wanted to pass along this media advisory from the Nevada Department of Veterans Services regarding an event in Southern Nevada. Please RSVP to hendryt@veterans.nv.gov for additional details.

Thanks,
Meghin

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NEWS RELEASE
Nevada Department of Veterans Services
"SERVING NEVADA'S HEROES"  
Contact:
Terri Hendry
Communications Director
6630 S. McCarran Blvd.
Bldg. C., Suite 204
Reno, Nevada 89509
Hendryt@veterans.nv.gov  

Media Advisory
September 07, 2022

Governor to Honor Veteran of the Month,
Veteran Supporter of the Month,
and New Serving Veterans Youth Award Recipients

(Reno, Nev.) – Governor Steve Sisolak will honor recipients of the Veteran of the Month(VOM), Veteran Supporter of the Month (VSM) and the new Serving Veterans Youth Award (SVYA)during an in-person ceremony on Friday, September 9, 2022, at 10:00 a.m. in Southern Nevada.

Members of the media who wish to attend are asked to contact NDVS Terri Hendry by calling or texting at 775-771-2800 or hendryt@veterans.nv.gov for more details.

The VOM/VSM/SVYA awards recognize volunteer work benefiting Nevada’s veterans, servicemembers and families. These names of the three recipients are as follows:

June 2022 (VSM) Race to Erase 22
September 2022 (SVYA) Dana Surwill
October 2o22 (VOM) John Heintzelman

About the Nevada Department of Veterans Services (NDVS)

NDVS is dedicated to helping Nevada veterans obtain the services and benefits they have earned through military service in the U.S. Armed Forces. In addition to offering benefits counseling and assistance, which includes assistance with filing VA claims at no cost, NDVS manages the Northern and Southern Nevada State Veterans Homes and the Northern and Southern Veterans Memorial Cemeteries. To learn more about NDVS programs or services visit veterans.nv.gov and follow us on Twitter @NVDeptVeterans and on Facebook @NevadaDepartmentofVeteransServices.

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Contact

Meghin Delaney
Communications Director