WROC TV, News 8 is very proud to be a sponsor of the Veterans Outreach Center's Stars and Stripes Celebration. The VOC is giving it's highest honor, the Harris Award for service to veterans, to Dr. Barry Culhane from RIT.
Nazareth College Arts Center is honored to present Letters Home, a powerful presentation of actual letters written by soldiers serving in Afghanistan and Iraq, as well as some correspondence from their parents.
We continue our effort to raise awareness about issues local veterans face as they come home from war. After seeing doctors and therapists and visiting hospitals and clinics, many vets looking for help with emotional problems are finding it at Windhorse farm in Hilton.
Please join WROC TV and FOX Rochester in helping the Veterans Outreach Center of Rochester. You don't want to miss A Stars And Stripes Celebration, as we honor our fallen heroes and raise money for the VOC. It's a night you will never forget.
There is a program called "Yellow Ribbon" that helps veterans find money to go to college. In this special Web Extra, the Coordinator of Veteran Student Enrollment at Nazareth College, Jeremy Bagley, explains how it works.
A growing number of men and women coming home from serving out country are coming to Rochester to start their lives. If you're a veteran and you've been hesitant to go back to school, this may change your mind when you see how easy it can be.
We have reported extensively on the growing problem of homeless veterans in America. What you might not know, is that female veterans are much more likely to become homeless than men are. The Zion house is a unique local program just for women.