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Stand Down 2014

November 8, 2014 - November 8, 2014

WHERE:   Tippecanoe County Fairgrounds
                   1010 Teal Rd, Lafayette, IN 47905
                   Lafayette, IN

WHEN:   November 8, 2014 • 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.

As part of Military and Veteran Appreciation Week, the Tippecanoe County community partners would like to recognize your service by hosting a Stand Down saluting service members, veterans, and their families. A Stand Down is a community effort to provide camaraderie and resources to our service members, veterans and military families. This Stand Down is a collaborative community event, coordinated by Military Family Research Institute and several community agencies that serve the unemployed, underemployed, and homeless veterans and families.

The following services and more will be provided for you and your family free of charge:
• Food
• Bus passes
• Haircuts
• Clothing and sleeping bags
• Health screenings
• Personal hygiene kits
• Spiritual and personal counseling
• Resume writing assistance
• VA and Social Security benefit counseling

You may also receive referrals to a variety of other necessary services, such as:
• Housing assistance
• Employment counseling
• Substance abuse treatment

Let us honor your service with live music, food, and fun along with resources and services that could benefit you and your family.

For more information please contact Martina Sternberg at msternbe@purdue.edu or


November 8, 2014
November 9, 2014


The Military Family Research Institute at Purdue University
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