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Monday, March 20, 2017

Roosevelt Island Veterans Association First Evening Meeting March 21 - Stop By For Games, Refreshments & NY State Veterans Affairs Speaker Discussing Available Services

As reported January 3:

Last October, Roosevelt Island Operating Corp (RIOC) Board Director David Kraut began a process of organizing a Roosevelt Island Veterans Association....
A daytime meeting for Veterans was held January 12 and RIOC is continuing its outreach to Roosevelt Island veterans with a follow up evening meeting.
According to the Roosevelt Island Operating Corp (RIOC):
Join Roosevelt Island Operating Corporation and the Carter Burden Senior Center on Tuesday, March 21st from 6 PM - 8 PM at the Senior Center, located on 546 Main Street for Roosevelt Island Veterans' Appreciation. Stop by for games, refreshments, and to hear a guest speaker from the New York State Division of Veterans Affairs discuss available resources for veterans. We hope to see you there!

RIOC President Susan Rosenthal reported during December 8 Board meeting that there were at least 300 veterans living

on Roosevelt Island.