VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System
2018 Veterans Day Celebration
November 1, 2018
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System hosts Veterans Day Celebration
LOS ANGELES – VA West Los Angeles (WLA), will host their Annual Veterans Day Celebration and 100th Anniversary of WWI event with activities to include a formal ceremony, Healing Garden unveil, The Rickey Minor Band, BBQ sponsored by the South Central Elks and car show on the WLA campus. Join us for a day filled with fun, in celebration of our Nation’s Heroes.
VAGLAHS hosts its Annual Veterans Day Celebration event at its WLA Medical Center campus.
Sunday, November 11, 2018. Formal program starts at 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m., followed by food, fun and entertainment.
|Where:||Orlando Quad (Between Bldg 217 and 218) & Parking Lot 9, 11301 Wilshire Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90073 (North Campus)
|Background:||Veterans and participants can enjoy food, entertainment and a car show while we honor America’s Heroes this Veteran's Day. Entertainment will feature the smooth grove sounds of The Rickey Minor Band and the BBQ is sponsored by the South Central Elks. VAGLAHS is committed to providing the best for our Veterans and their families and strengthening the commitment to the improvement of the quality of life and well-being for our heroes.|
|RSVP:||Media interested in attending should RSVP to VHAGLAPublicAffairs@va.gov or contact the VAGLAHS Public Affairs Office at (310) 268-3340|
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ABOUT VAGLAHS: VAGLAHS is one component of the VA Desert Pacific Healthcare Network (VISN22) offering services to Veterans residing in Southern California. VAGLAHS consists of three ambulatory care centers, a tertiary care facility and 10 community-based outpatient clinics. VAGLAHS serves Veterans residing throughout five counties: Los Angeles, Ventura, Kern, Santa Barbara, and San Luis Obispo. There are about 1.4 million Veterans in the VAGLAHS service area. For more information, call (310) 478-3711 or visit us at www.losangeles.va.gov. Veterans in need can call the VA hotline toll-free at 877-4-AID-VET.