Veterans Matter in the News

13ABC: Homeless Veteran and his Family get help Finding a House – 12.25.16

NBC24: Bowling Green Restaurant Owner Collects Donations for Veterans – 12.13.16 Portage Exchange Club Helps House Homeless Vets – 11.28.16

WTOL: Younger generation taught value of honoring America’s veterans – 11.11.16

NBC24: Veterans Day chili cook-off to get homeless veterans off the street – 11.11.16

NBC24: Veterans Day cook-off to celebrate, house homeless veterans – 11.10.16

The Herald Times: Purple Heart honoree featured at Veterans Matter event – 11.08.16

News-Herald: 11-11 at 7 event to raise money for veteran housing – 11.07.16

The Blade: Mellencamp returns to Tent City event – 10.22.16

13ABC: Tent City takes over Toledo this weekend – 10.21.16

WTOL: Tent City giving hope to Toledo’s homeless community – 10.21.16

NBC24: Toledo’s annual Tent City event gets jump start with Veterans Matter benefit – 10.18.16

The Blade: Organizer: Homeless need care like others – 10.17.16

The Blade: Rock artist wants his journey to assist homeless in Toledo area – 10.10.16

Toledo City Paper: TSA Porter Gallery hosts fundraiser – 10.05.16

The Blade: Advocate for city’s homeless tells of passion – 10.04.16

PRNewswire: Jordan Reses Supply Co. completes merger with First Nation Group – 09.13.16

WTOL: Motorcycle ride to help homeless veterans held Saturday – 09.08.16

NBC24: University of Toledo to host Veterans Matter Ride Saturday – 09.07.16

The Blade: Mellencamp coming back to Tent City – 09.06.16 John Mellencamp returns to Toledo to help house homeless veterans – 08.26.16

The Blade: Bringing the boogie back to Toledo – 08.12.16

VAntage Point (VA blog): Formerly homeless Ohio vet’s ups start to outweigh downs – 07.20.16

The Blade:Silver Star’ event gives voice to vets – 05.16.16

The Blade: Event to raise funds for homeless veterans – 05.14.16

The Blade: These colors do run: Race will benefit vets – 05.06.16

1370 WSPD: Fred LeFebvre talks to Ken Leslie and Glenn Monroe – 05.05.16

1290 WLBY: Lucy Ann Lance talks to Ken Leslie about the Silver Star Event Part 1 and Part 2 – 04.14.16 Club Focuses on Service and Membership – 04.14.16

Huffington Post: A Homless Veteran No More – Thank You America! – 04.01.16

Positively Naperville: Exchange Club of Naperville hosts “One Nation Under God” breakfast – 03.20.16

Mitch Albom Charities: More than $1 million distributed to Detroit charities – 03.18.16

Huffington Post: And to All a Warm Night – 12.23.15

The Blade: 11/11@7 benefits homeless veterans across the country – 11.12.15

WTOL 11: 11/11@7 event raises money for homeless veterans – 11.11.15

KWTV News 9 (Oklahoma City): OKC Exchange, Vets Matter Team Up To End Homelessness – 11.11.15

WGNS New Radio (Murfreesboro, TN): Noon Exchange Raises $ For Homes for Homeless Vets – 11.11.15

Trailhead Talks TV Show (Billings, MT): Trailhead Talks with Serena Anderson – Veterans Matter – 11.02.15

Hartford (CT) Courant: Veterans Day Dinner to Support Homeless Veterans – 10.23.15

13abc: Homeless veterans getting living option – 10.19.15

The Huffington Post: On Veterans Day, 11/11@7, Let’s Rally to House America’s Homeless Veterans – 10.14.15

Toledo Free Press: Local effort helping homeless veterans know they matter – 02.20.2015

Stars & Stripes Newspaper: Ohio-based nonprofit helps veterans reclaim their lives by covering rent deposits – 01.29.2015

VAntage Point (VA blog): Veterans Matter helps their 500th homeless Veteran – 01.24.2015

Toledo Free Press: Dine 419: Area restaurants team with Veterans Matter to help house local vets – 01.17.2015

VAntage Point (VA blog): Gift from Katy Perry helps homeless veterans secure housing – 11.21.14

National Catholic Reporter: Everyone deserves a home– 11.10.2014

The Blade: Nearly 1,000 people attend Tent City– 10.26.2014

Toledo News Now: Tent City looks to move people out of homelessness– 10.25.2014

Toledo Free Press: Tent City marks 25 years of serving area’s homeless– 10.25.2014

The Blade: Toledo’s 25th annual Tent City event a big hit– 10.25.2014

Nation Swell: Thanks to This Pop Star, 22 Homeless Veterans Now Have Access to Affordable Housing – 09.08.2014

Mix 94.1: Katy Perry’s On A Mission – 08.31.2014

Billboard: Katy Perry Donates Meet-and-Greet to Veterans Matter – 08.29.2014

Antimusic: Katy Perry Helps To House Homeless Veterans – 08.29.2014

Digital Journal: Katy Perry comes to the aid of 22 homeless veterans – 08.28.2014

ABC News Radio: Katy Perry Helps Homeless Veterans, Pays Tribute to Malaysia Airlines Victims – 07.28.2014

The Blade: Veterans Matter auctioning 2 Katy Perry VIP tickets on eBay – 07.24.2014

Toledo Free Press: Veterans Matter continues to alleviate plight of homeless veterans – 07.05.2014

The Blade: Editorial- Veterans Matter – 06.11.2014

The Blade: Mayor pushes Toledo agenda in D.C. – 06.05.2014

The Boot: Natalie Stovall and the Drive Join Veterans Matter – 05.02.2014

The Blade: Child teaches lesson in respect for veterans – 4.11.2014

The Blade: $12.5M complex planned for veterans – 04.05.2014

John Joins Forces With – 11.06.2013

Toledo Faith and Values: Walk for veterans to mark start of Tent City – 10.24.2013

Toledo Free Press: Veterans Matter aids locals who served – 07.09.13

United States Interagency Council on Homelessness: Local Solutions to Assisting Veterans with Move-In Costs in HUD-VASH – 03.01.13

Toledo Free Press: Newsmakers: Veterans Matter and new VA clinic make progress in 2012 – 12.28.12

ToledoFAVs: ZZ Top’s Dusty Hill visits formerly homeless veterans in Toledo – 11.01.12

Toledo Free Press: Veterans Matter: ZZ Top bassist Dusty Hill says fun is what keeps ZZ Top motoring – 10.30.12

The Blade: Advocate secures grant for local homeless veterans – 03.16.2012 1Matters in Flint helping veterans with Ann Arbor VA – 03.07.2012