St. Cloud VA Health Care System
Thank a Veteran: National Salute to Veteran Patients is Feb. 9-15
February 7, 2020
The National Salute to Veteran Patients is observed annually during the week of Valentine's Day, a day of caring and sharing which underscores the Salute's expression of honor and appreciation to inpatient and residential Veterans. This year’s observance will be Feb. 9-15.
This annual observation gives all Americans the chance to thank the more than 9 million Veterans who receive care from VA through volunteering and creating Valentines cards.
The National Salute to Veteran Patients gives every American the chance to thank Veterans for their freedom by sending Valentines, cards and letters to VA medical facilities. In the St. Cloud area, please address Valentines, cards and letters to:
More than 98,000 Veterans of the U.S. armed services are cared for every day in VA medical facilities, outpatient clinics, domiciliary sites, and community living centers, including approximately 350 residents at the St. Cloud VA Medical Center. You can make a difference in their lives by volunteering. Find out more at http://www.stcloud.va.gov/giving/index.asp, or by calling Voluntary Services staff at (320) 255-6365 or email at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
To inquire about donating to benefit Veterans, contact the St. Cloud VA Voluntary Service office at (320) 255-6365, or email at: email@example.com.