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Operation Urgent Need Combats Food Insecurity in Bernalillo County

August 18, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 8/17/2020 OPERATION URGENT NEED COMBATS FOOD INSECURITY IN BERNALILLO COUNTY Veterans Integration Centers Home Delivery Service Expanded for Food Pantry Clients (Albuquerque, NM) –The Veterans Integration Centers has expanded its home delivery program, Operation Urgent Need, with funding support from the PNM Foundation and Bernalillo County District 5 Funding from Commissioner Pyskoty.…

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Operation Onward Support Continues To Help During COVID-19 Pandemic

August 4, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 8/04/2020 Operation Onward Support Continues To Help During COVID-19 Pandemic (Albuquerque, NM) –For over 15 years, the annual Albuquerque Homeless Stand Down has been conducted each year to help increase community connections and resources to our homeless Veteran community. Scheduled for October 23, 2020, we have had to cancel this essential event…

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Veterans Integration Centers Joins with One Community Auto to Support Veteran Families

June 23, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 6/23/2020 Veterans Integration Centers Joins with One Community Auto to Support Veteran Families Now Launching a New Vehicle Donation Quick Web Link for Potential Donors (Albuquerque, NM) – The Veteran’s Integration Centers (VIC) offer homeless Veterans hope for a new life and a bright future. Today, the VIC is announcing that they are…

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Presentation of Award for Supporting Homeless Veterans and Others

June 19, 2020

On June 16, 2020 Gary Peterson, member of the Board of Directors of the Veterans Integration Centers, presented a framed Certificate of Appreciation to Christina Whitfield, owner of Christina and Friends Barber Shop, to honor her generous gift of close to 3,000 complimentary haircuts to Albuquerque’s homeless Veterans and others in need. Growing up in…

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COVID-19 RESPONSE & TEMPORARY CLOSURE OF VIC OFFICES

June 4, 2020

VIC Offices were closed from June 1-June 3, 2020 On May 31, 2020, VIC management were altered to a possible secondary exposure to COVID-19. VIC managers and staff were quickly alerted, and the decision was made to close VIC offices (including the Food Pantry) during the first week of June for sanitation and testing in…

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Office Closure Notice: April 6, 2020

April 3, 2020

The Veterans Integration Centers is dedicated to keeping everyone safe and supported through this difficult time. The only way to flatten the curve through this COVID-19 pandemic is to practice social distancing. We’re doing our part by closing our offices to the public on Monday, April 6, 2020. We will resume regular business hours on…

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A Message From Our CEO

March 24, 2020

Friends of the VIC, As we transition through this challenging time, I wanted to let you know that the VIC continues to provide essential service to our homeless population. I know what you are thinking,” Another notice on how an organization is handling Coronavirus”!  However, you all are our friends and we think it is…

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Coronavirus Watch & Measures

March 16, 2020

VIC Management are monitoring the situation with regards to COVID-19 (coronavirus) daily, looking at both national and local reports, and updates throughout the country to stay ahead of actions and activities to ensure each the safety of our Staff and Clients. We are asking clients if they feel ill, not to come in and stay…

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