Veterans AZ

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Veterans AZ celebrates veterans across the great state of Arizona, and highlights their stories and accomplishments. Episodes of this video discussion program (also released as a podcast) feature some amazing people who have served our nation, and others who serve them – from the many wonderful organizations that support the veterans in our community.

 

 

Veterans AZ is also distributed as a podcast - find it in your favorite podcast app, or subscribe via this direct link.

 

About Veterans AZ

This program is produced by the City of Scottsdale, but features veterans news and information from across the Valley of the Sun and Arizona. 

Veterans AZ is produced as part of the Scottsdale Veterans Advisory Commission's efforts to increase communication and awareness about veterans, their accomplishments, and the services and organizations supporting those who have worn the uniform of the United States armed forces.

Local governments are encouraged to contact us about carrying Veterans AZ on your government channels.

 

Veterans resources and information

Find a comprehensive list of resources and information for Arizona veterans here.

Contact Information

City of Scottsdale - Office of Communication 
3939 N. Drinkwater Blvd.
Scottsdale, AZ 85251
communications@ScottsdaleAZ.gov

Kelly Corsette
Communications and Public Affairs Director
P: 480-312-2336 
kcorsette@ScottsdaleAZ.gov

Veterans Advisory Commission

 

Veteran News

Veterans can make $150 a day working at the polls
State and local officials are scrambling to staff polling sites with election volunteers. Major indicators are projecting a massive poll worker shortage for the 2022 midterms and beyond.
Scottsdale Salutes – a new city program will honor those in uniform
The city of Scottsdale is launching a new program to publicly thank veterans and military service members in the community – banners featuring them will fly from street light poles in Old Town during two weeks in November.
A Veteran Storyteller (Veterans AZ Season 2 Episode 2)
The latest episode of Veterans AZ is a conversation with Frank Lambert – a West Point graduate who went on to serve with the 1st Air Cavalry Division in Vietnam. In March 2022, Frank was honored with the Veterans Heritage Project’s Storyteller Award.
Governor Ducey signs legislation to honor veterans, ease burdens
Governor Doug Ducey today took action to continue honoring veterans, signing two bills to lower barriers for the women and men who have served our nation.
Healing of Memories for Veterans Workshop
The Healing of Memories Retreat is a response to the emotional, psychological and spiritual wounds inflicted by war, human rights abuses and other traumatic circumstances, and is a major step that helps Veterans begin the healing journey.