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Jun 04, 2012, 08:05 ET Golf Open Raises Funds for Veterans' Career Program

 Veterans and leaders from business, government and the armed services took to the fairways at Trump National Golf Club for the fifth annual...


Apr 24, 2012, 15:22 ET Paralyzed Veterans of America Applauds Clarification that All VA Programs are Exempt from Sequestration

Cuts Would Have Had Severe Consequences for VA Health Care Paralyzed Veterans of America (Paralyzed Veterans) applauds the Administration...


Apr 10, 2012, 16:43 ET Paralyzed Veteran Dares Talk Show Host Ellen to Dance with Him -- and It's All for a Great Cause

A paralyzed veteran from Woodward, OK, is daring TV talk show host Ellen DeGeneres to dance with him on her show to raise awareness about veterans...


Mar 29, 2012, 16:05 ET April is Paralyzed Veterans of America Awareness Month

Paralyzed Veterans' National President will Travel Around the Country to Raise Awareness for Veterans with Disabilities Paralyzed...


Mar 22, 2012, 10:00 ET Paralyzed Veterans of America Testifies Before Congress to Urge Protection of VA Health Care Programs from Spending Reductions

 Today Paralyzed Veterans of America (Paralyzed Veterans) National President Bill Lawson urged Congressional leaders to protect Department of...


Feb 13, 2012, 19:18 ET Veterans Groups Pleased with President's Budget But Note Deficiencies

Groups Urge $68 Billion for Veterans Health Care and Benefits in 2013 Independent Budget Report Four of the nation's leading veterans...


Feb 08, 2012, 10:54 ET New Paralyzed Veterans "App" Provides Easier Access to Vital Publications for Health-Care Professionals Treating Spinal Cord Injuries

Health-care professionals who use iPads and iPhones now have a new way to access interactive "e-book" versions of the Consortium for Spinal...


Jan 25, 2012, 14:27 ET Paralyzed Veterans of America Commends President for Stressing the Need to Take Care of our Veterans in State of the Union Address

Paralyzed Veterans of America (Paralyzed Veterans) commends President Obama for stressing the important need to take care of our veterans in...


Nov 21, 2011, 10:47 ET Paralyzed Veterans of America Congratulates President and Applauds Congress on Passage of Tax Credit Bill for Hiring Veterans

President Obama Signs VOW to Hire Heroes Act into Law Today Paralyzed Veterans of America (Paralyzed Veterans) applauds Congress for passing the...


Nov 17, 2011, 14:19 ET Leading Mobility Enhancement Company to Raise Funds for Paralyzed Veterans

Scootaround to Donate $1 for Every Customer Donation in Support of Paralyzed Veterans' Mission: ABLE Campaign Paralyzed Veterans of America...


Nov 10, 2011, 10:32 ET Paralyzed Veterans Encourages All to Pay It Forward for Veterans

CEOs Urged to Hire More Vets  Paralyzed Veterans of America (Paralyzed Veterans) is encouraging all Americans to "Pay It Forward"...


Nov 03, 2011, 11:32 ET Augusta 'Operation PAVE' Gets Funding Boost to Help Disabled Veterans Reenter Workforce

Vocational Rehabilitation Center Receives Additional Funding Raised by Businesses and other Supporters to Ensure Ongoing Important Career Support...


Oct 13, 2011, 15:57 ET NEW REPORT: Veterans Groups Urge Lawmakers to Protect VA Health Care and Benefits in Deficit and Debt Deliberations

A new report from four of the leading veterans service organizations is urging the Administration and Members of Congress to protect and strengthen...


Oct 11, 2011, 18:21 ET Former Secretaries of Veterans Affairs to be Honored at Paralyzed Veterans' Americana Gala

Paralyzed Veterans of America Celebrates 65 Years and Honors Those Improving the Quality of Life for Veterans with Disabilities Paralyzed...


Oct 07, 2011, 12:43 ET PHOTO OPPORTUNITY: Former Secretaries of Veterans Affairs to be Honored at Paralyzed Veterans’ 2011 Americana Gala

Paralyzed Veterans of America Celebrates 65th Anniversary The following is being released by the Paralyzed Veterans of America: WHO: Paralyzed...


Sep 26, 2011, 16:48 ET Accessible Treehouse Builder Wins 2011 Paralyzed Veterans' Barrier-Free America Award

James Roth of The Treehouse Guys Honored for Network of Universally Accessible Treehouses Across the Nation James Roth, cofounder of The...


Sep 13, 2011, 12:02 ET Top Clinicians and Researchers Conference to "Hurry History" on Paralysis Treatments, Therapies and Cure

Paralyzed Veterans' Summit 2011 brings together best and brightest in spinal cord injury medicine The best and the brightest minds in spinal...


Sep 09, 2011, 12:30 ET Paralyzed Veterans of America Welcomes Presidential Initiatives on Jobs

Paralyzed Veterans of America (Paralyzed Veterans) is welcoming President Obama's jobs initiatives. The plan was unveiled to a joint session of...


Aug 24, 2011, 11:50 ET Summit 2011 Will Bring Together Health-Care Leaders to Help Accelerate Breakthroughs and Treatments in Spinal Cord Medicine

Summit Convenes in Orlando September 16–18 Renowned leaders and clinicians from spinal cord injury (SCI) medicine will convene for...


Jul 29, 2011, 16:01 ET Paralyzed Veterans of America Thanks UPS for Its Support of the 2011 National Veterans Wheelchair Games

UPS to Serve as a National Host Sponsor of 2011 Games Paralyzed Veterans of America (Paralyzed Veterans) proudly announces that The UPS...