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Celebrating & Supporting Veterans
in the Community

WHEN:     Saturday, May 14
WHERE:   LSUE Campus

BENEFITS SYMPOSIUM - 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM @ Health Tech Auditorium
    Veterans and their families should attend this session to learn about what
    benefits and resources are available to them to take advantage of.

JOB & RESOURCES FAIR - 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM @ Mumphrey Center, North

CRAFT FAIR - 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM @ Mumphrey Center, South

FOOD*, MUSIC, & BEER - 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM @ Mumphrey Center, South
*Veterans eat for FREE!

Performances by:

Dustin Sonnier & the Wanted
Geno Delafose & French Rockin' Boogie

Benefit Symposium Speakers:

Dr. Nancee Sorenson, LSUE Chancellor

Scott Fontenot, City of Eunice Mayor

Torrence Joseph, Veterans Affairs Education Programs

Kayla Lonidier, Community Care Provider Liaison Alexandria VA

Alyssia Quaid , Community Care Business Manager

Linda Heiman, Alexandria Mental Health Suicide Prevention

Mr. Dwanye Guidrey, Southwest Veterans Cemetery also represents Col. Strickland

Larry Williams, Veterans Outreach Program Director

Jennifer Glasscock, Harmony House

Michael Jordon, Veterans Service Officer Evangeline Parish

Darrel Miller, Veterans Service Officer St. Landry Parish (still considering)

Craig Laseur, Clinical Director HERO Program

Millicent Nugent, Acadiana Veterans Alliance

Joni Frey, LMSW with Social Service Directory & Southwest Louisiana Veterans Home


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Questions about Vet Fest?

Contact Ms. Pam Veillion
LSUE's LA Vet Corps Navigator