On July 11th, U.S.VETS – Phoenix celebrated our annual staff awards dinner. Executive Director John Scott, MSW, thanked all of the staff for their tireless work contributing to such a successful fiscal year. Since July of 2013, U.S.VETS – Phoenix has increased our capacity to serve veterans by obtaining a Supportive Services for Veteran Families (SSVF) grant that serves 400 veteran households. We have also completed and filled the 131-unit Grand Avenue Permanent Supportive Housing Program, as well as all 50 one-bedroom apartments for the Transition in Place Program at the newest U.S.VETS programs operations at Garfield Commons. In all, U.S.VETS – Phoenix now houses 261 veterans daily, provides rental assistance to over 400 veteran households annually, and encounters over 1,000 veterans within Maricopa County annually.
Thank you to all of the staff for your hard work and dedication. Special recognition goes to: