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Mayor Parker, Community Organizations Welcome Homeless Veterans to New Homes

Local Coordinated Effort Called “Housing Houston’s Heroes”

Who:

Houston Mayor Annise Parker

Houston City Council Members

Tory Gunsolley, Houston Housing Authority President & CEO

Charles Brown, Goodwill Industries – Veteran Programs

Four U.S. Veterans

What:

As part of the program Housing Houston’s Heroes: The First 100 Days, Mayor Parker and local community organizations will welcome four previously homeless veterans to their new homes.

The Houston demonstration program’s goal is to house 100 chronically homeless Houstonians, at least 60 of whom are veterans, in 100 days.
When:

Friday, September 14, 2012, at 9 a.m.

Where:

Villas on Winkler Drive, 8625 Winkler Dr., 77017
Notes:

Mayor Parker, as well as HHA and Goodwill, will present housewarming gifts to the veterans

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Contact:
Janice Evans-Davis
janice.evans@houstontx.gov
832-393-0800 (o)
713-376-0525 (c)

Jessica Michan
jessica.michan@houstontx.gov
832-393-0804 (o)
713-834-7127 (c)

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