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PARALYZED VETERANS OF AMERICA

Rating: 3.67 stars   3 reviews 286

Nonprofit Issues:

Civil Rights, Disabilities, Human Services, Sports, Veterans

Address:

2235 Enterprise Dr Ste 3501 Westchester IL 60154 USA

Mission:

Paralyzed Veterans of America (PVA), a congressionally chartered veterans service organization founded in 1946, has developed a unique expertise on a wide variety of issues involding the special needs of our members-veterans of the armed forces who have experienced spinal cord injury or dysfunction. PVA will use that expertise to be the leading advocate for - Quality health care for our members, -Research and education addresing spinal cord injury and dysfunciton,-Benefits available as a result of our members' military service, -Civil rights and opportunities which maximize the independence of our members and all people with disabilities. For more than 60 years, PVA has fought for our veterans who answered the call when our nation asked for their service.. and in return, they have given up their freedoms to protect ours. For more information visit www.vaughanpva.org.

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Rating: 5 stars  

2 people found this review helpful

After learning more about PVA's programs and services, I was amazed by the scope of services PVA provides to help Veterans. As President and CEO of my own corporation, I particularly became interested in their Vocational Rehab Program to help Veterans reenter the workplace so they can live successful and fulfilling lives.

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I reviewed the financial information. It shows that 75% of funds go to programs that support veterans, their families and caregivers.

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I have checked Paralyzed Veterans on another sight and it looks as if over 85% is used for fund raising and administration, leaving a maximum of 15% for aiding veterans.

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If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

cut all extra expenses and supply at least 70% to the purpose of helping Vets

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