WE work with these organizations regularly to benefits our veterans…
VFW Post #10110 - Aptos, CA.
The VFW Post #10110 in Aptos is very active in our community supporting veterans in many ways. We are grateful to work with this post on a regular on-going basis helping our veterans to overcome any challenging situations that may arise. It is our sincere desire to continue to collaborate and provide much needed resources with organizations like this. Thank you VFW 10110 ….. you are OUTSTANDING!
Sandman Glass has worked with Vets 4 Vets in a truly collaborative manner by providing much needed support in transportation to our veteran community. With the award of our VW Tiguan through the Keys to Progress Grant, we needed to find a partner to help with on-going costs. Sandman Glass stepped up and we are now able to provide this great resource more easily and focus on other great ways to help our veterans. Thank You!
Mark S. - “Sandman Glass is honored to be community partners with Vets 4 Vets and Dean Kaufman. Veterans come first. Airborne!”
The “Human Race” is a walk-a-thon event that includes entertainment, food and a parade of walkers and runners on beautiful West Cliff Drive in Santa Cruz. We are thrilled to join this event each year in May and support our fellow Non-profits locally while bringing awareness and raising funds to support our veterans. Please come out and join us at this event….we would love to have you!
Thanks so much to the Volunteer Center for all their efforts in putting on this great event!
Cabrillo College: Veterans Information Center (VIC)
The Veterans Information Center, commonly referred to as the “VIC”, is one of our great partnerships in the County! The staff, volunteers, and student veterans are truly a wonderful collaborative partner. They strive to help in any way possible, and work diligently to make our County as good as it can be. We look forward to continuing our efforts in the years to come!
Journey for Change
Vision: Reducing the number of veteran suicides through community action and awareness.
Mission Statement: We will reduce the number of suicides among veterans by coming together as a community to create more awareness about PTSD and the unfortunate outcome of veterans losing hope and taking their own lives.
***Please check our events page for more information on upcoming events each year.
Veterans Memorial Building - VMB (Vets Hall)
The VMB is a flag-ship resource and meeting place in our community. We are happy to have several events at the Vets Hall each year, and appreciate their staff, and the Board of Trustees for all they do. The building is a registered Historical site and was built in 1932. Follow our upcoming events page to see all the ways we continue to work with this great organization.
United Veterans Council - UVC
The United Veterans Council of Santa Cruz County is an organization made up of several Veteran Member groups and works collaboratively to make our County a better place for all. We work regularly and collaboratively with this group each year to bring wonderful events to the Vets Hall and beyond. Check out our Community Events page for more info on how we work together.
Blue Star Moms of Santa Cruz
The Blue Star Moms of Santa Cruz do many things to support local veterans and military service members stationed abroad. One way they do this is through Operation Warm Embrace where they raise funds, purchase blankets, then coordinate distribution efforts with us annually in December.
Thank you for all you do Blue Star Moms!