CBS Eye on Veterans | Meet Evan Williams Bourbon 'American Made Heroes'

Eye on Veterans
July 31, 2020 - 4:30 pm
Evan Williams Bourbon American Made Heroes, Special Ops Warrior Foundation and VA aid available for at risk homeless

On this episode:

Homeless ... or at risk of losing your home?

VA has $200M to support homeless or at risk veterans

Good news -- The VA has over $200 million to assist homeless veterans (or those at risk) right now! Dr. Keith Harris, VA Director of Clinical Operations talks about the Supportive Services for Veterans and Families program and others that can help ASAP.

Click here to contact the VA about these resources.

Meet American Made Heroes

Air Force veteran (Ret.) Master Sgt. Eddie Ramirez is an Evan Williams Bourbon American Hero award recipient

Evan Williams Bourbon has honored several veterans as "American Made Heroes" for their service and the incredible things they've done after the military.

We talked with Emily Gahafer about how Evan Willaims is rewarding them and we met retired Air Force  Master Sgt. Eddie Ramirez who is changing lives in San Francisco, CA.

We also met retired Army Capt. Mary Tobin and talked with her about combat, changing lives and how she now leads an organization she once volunteered with.

Army veteran (Ret.) Capt. Mary Tobin is an Evan Williams Bourbon American Made Hero award recipient

 

Support for elite sacrifices

Support the Special Operations Warrior Foundation

Special Operations soldiers often pay the highest price.

But when it comes to supporting them, their families, and their children, The Special Operations Warrior Foundation is there.  We talked with retired Maj. Gen. Clay Hutmacher about the unique history of this organization and how SOWF is helping their children today.

Click here to donate to the Special Operations Warrior Foundation

 

 

Check out other episodes of CBS Eye on Veterans here.

Follow host Phil Briggs @philbriggsVet or phil@connectingvets.com for random thoughts, inappropriate jokes and nature pics with bourbon.