Gila River Veteran’s Conference sets sights on building connections

August 4, 2017


GRIN Staff

Gila River Indian News


A conference aimed at making connections with Gila River Indian Community Veterans will be hosted at the Sheraton Grand at Wild Horse Pass on September 9, 2017.


Under the theme, “A Day of Celebration & Remembrance,” the Gila River Veteran’s Conference will focus on bringing awareness to the issues that impact the Community’s Veterans and provide local services that can supply information on housing, education, post traumatic stress disorder and other topics.


This conference will enable resources and local programs to connect with Veterans.


There will also be a resource room with several information booths on employment, legal services, housing and education that will be able to meet with veterans on a one-to-one basis.


A banquet will be held during the evening of the conference to honor the Veterans that have come out to the conference. The banquet is provided to show appreciation for their service to their coutnry.


Entertainment will be provided by Men in the Maze a band who plays classic rock, country, oldies and blues