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Jun 08, 2009, 10:16 ET Golf Open Raises Money to Help Paralyzed Veterans Get Good Jobs and Careers

Paralyzed veterans, service members from Walter Reed Army Medical Center and Fort Belvoir and leaders from business, government and the armed...


Mar 26, 2009, 14:24 ET Down to the Wire: U.S. Senator vs. Intern for Grand Prize as High-Stakes Poker Players, Politicians and Celebrities Go All In for Paralyzed Veterans of America

The atmosphere was electric as veterans, high-stakes poker players, politicians and celebrities gathered last night in our nation's capital to Go...


Apr 29, 2008, 01:00 ET Motorsports Legends Richard and Kyle Petty Make 'Pit Stop' to Meet Paralyzed Veterans at Richmond VA Hospital

WASHINGTON, April 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Richard and Kyle Petty, in advance of the Crown Royal Presents Dan Lowry 400, May 3 at the...


Apr 16, 2008, 01:00 ET Press conference and ribbon-cutting ceremony: New Minneapolis-St. Paul Center to Empower Paralyzed Veterans with Employment Resources

WASHINGTON, April 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following release is being issued by Paralyzed Veterans of America: Friday, April...


Jan 16, 2008, 00:00 ET Congress Blocks Paralyzed Veterans of America from Testifying in Person Despite Numerous Attempts

WASHINGTON, Jan. 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- - Paralyzed Veterans of America (Paralyzed Veterans) is shocked and dismayed that Chairman Henry...


Dec 20, 2007, 00:00 ET Paralyzed Veterans of America Gives So-Called 'Watchdog' AIP Report 'F-Minus'

WASHINGTON, Dec. 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- - Paralyzed Veterans of America is giving the American Institute of Philanthropy's (AIP) recent...


Sep 13, 2007, 01:00 ET 2007 Paralyzed Veterans' Americana Gala Honors Outstanding Leadership

WASHINGTON, Sept. 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Paralyzed Veterans of America (Paralyzed Veterans) held its annual Americana Gala at the...


Aug 01, 2007, 01:00 ET Accessible and Green! Chicago's Access Living Headquarters Wins 2007 Paralyzed Veterans of America Barrier-Free America Award

CHICAGO, Aug. 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Chicago's Access Living Headquarters and the two leaders who helped make it possible are to receive...


Jul 31, 2007, 01:00 ET Accessible and Green! Chicago's Access Living Headquarters Wins 2007 Paralyzed Veterans of America Barrier-Free America Award

CHICAGO, July 31 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Chicago's Access Living Headquarters and the two leaders who helped make it possible are to receive...


Jul 30, 2007, 01:00 ET Accessible and Green! Chicago's Access Living Headquarters Wins Paralyzed Veterans' 2007 Barrier-Free America Award

CHICAGO, July 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is being issued by the Paralyzed Veterans of America: AWARD CEREMONY & PRESS...


Jul 05, 2007, 01:00 ET NASCAR King Richard Petty to Chair Effort to Support Paralyzed Veterans

DAYTONA, Fla., July 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The "King" of NASCAR, Richard Petty has been named Honorary Chair of the PVAStarTribute.org...


Mar 20, 2007, 01:00 ET Paralyzed Veteran Wins $1.7 Million Landmark Veterans Affairs Claim - With Advocacy from Paralyzed Veterans of America

WASHINGTON, March 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A 76-year-old veteran of the Korean War and Hurricane Katrina has been granted a $1.7 million...


Feb 06, 2007, 00:00 ET VA Rolls Out FY 2008 Budget Even as FY 2007 Still Remains in Limbo

WASHINGTON, Feb. 6 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On Monday, February 5, 2007, the Administration released its budget request for the federal...


Sep 12, 2006, 01:00 ET Paralyzed Veterans of America Celebrate 60 Years of Service

WASHINGTON, Sept. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Paralyzed Veterans of America celebrated 60 years of service tonight with the inaugural Honors Gala at the...


Apr 14, 2004, 01:00 ET Redevelopment Plans for Lower Manhattan to be Recognized for Accessibility

WASHINGTON, April 14 /PRNewswire/ -- The Paralyzed Veterans of America (PVA), a national veterans' service and disability rights organization,...


Mar 03, 2004, 00:00 ET Americans Voice Strong Support for Veterans Health Care and Benefits; Most Say Veterans Issues Will Play Role in Election Decision

WASHINGTON, March 3 /PRNewswire/ -- A new nationwide survey shows that three out of four Americans (75 percent) believe veteran's health care...


Apr 23, 2001, 01:00 ET Ricon Corp. Named National Sponsor for 2001 Veterans Wheelchair Games

WASHINGTON, DC, April 23 /PRNewswire/ - The Paralyzed Veterans of America (PVA) is pleased to announce that for the fourth year in a row, Ricon...


Jan 30, 2001, 00:00 ET Anheuser-Busch Helps Veterans Burns Applauds $100K Donation to Support Disabled Sporting Program

WASHINGTON, Jan. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Montana Senator Conrad Burns today thanked Anheuser-Busch Companies for its decision to provide the...