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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...


Jul 29, 2011, 11:24 ET Paralyzed Veterans of America Thanks Highmark Inc. for Its Support of the 2011 National Veterans Wheelchair Games

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


Jul 27, 2011, 12:01 ET Any Debt Ceiling Compromise Must Keep Promise to Nation's Veterans

Urges Paralyzed Veterans of America Paralyzed Veterans of America (Paralyzed Veterans) is urging the White House and Congress to keep America's...


Jul 25, 2011, 10:07 ET Paralyzed Veterans of America Thanks Comcast for Its Support of the 2011 National Veterans Wheelchair Games

Comcast to serve as National Host Sponsor of 2011 Games Paralyzed Veterans of America (Paralyzed Veterans) is proud to announce that Comcast will...


Jul 22, 2011, 12:00 ET Paralyzed Veterans of America Thanks National Host Sponsors of 2011 National Veterans Wheelchair Games

Paralyzed Veterans of America (Paralyzed Veterans) is proud to announce the National Host Sponsors for the 31st National Veterans Wheelchair Games,...


Jul 15, 2011, 12:59 ET Be a Virtual Fan in the Stands as Social Media 'Web-olutionizes' Access to the National Veterans Wheelchair Games

Experiencing the world's largest annual wheelchair sports event, the National Veterans Wheelchair Games (Games), August 1—6, 2011, is just a...


Jul 14, 2011, 12:33 ET SAVE THE DATE: 2011 Paralyzed Veterans' Americana Gala

Gala to Celebrate 65th Anniversary of Paralyzed Veterans and Honor Those Improving the Quality of Life for Veterans with Disabilities The...


Jul 13, 2011, 10:07 ET 31st National Veterans Wheelchair Games Kicks Off August 1 in Pittsburgh

Largest Annual Wheelchair Sporting Event Comes to Pittsburgh, August 1–6 The following is being released by the Paralyzed Veterans of...


May 24, 2011, 10:19 ET News of Possible Paralysis Therapy Breakthrough an "Exciting Development"

The news of a possible therapy breakthrough that could in the future help some people with spinal cord injury is being described as an "exciting...


May 23, 2011, 09:31 ET Golf Open Provides Funding Boost for Paralyzed Veterans' Career Program

Veterans and leaders from business, government and the armed services took to the fairways at Belle Haven Country Club today for the fourth annual...


May 18, 2011, 10:38 ET New Boston Office to Boost Career Opportunities for Paralyzed Veterans

With the national unemployment rate for veterans with severe disabilities at 85 percent, a unique Boston program aims to drastically cut...


May 16, 2011, 11:10 ET Innovative Boston Program to Help Paralyzed Veterans Secure Good Jobs and Careers in a Tough Economy

With the national unemployment rate for veterans with severe disabilities at 85 percent, a unique Boston careers program aims to make a difference,...


Mar 30, 2011, 11:50 ET Paralyzed Veterans of America Congressional Testimony: Protect VA Heath Care from Politics

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


Mar 29, 2011, 13:48 ET April is Paralyzed Veterans of America Awareness Month

Changing Lives, Building Futures A Time to Honor America's Veterans with Disabilities and Their Families Paralyzed Veterans of America...