Madison Street Veterans Association
Friday - June 4, 2010Phoenix, Arizona
Madison Street Veterans Association is a "Veterans helping Veterans" facility that assists homeless veterans in the Phoenix area. It provides a place to escape the heat, a cup of coffee, computer access, help with obtaining military paperwork, bus passes, and camaraderie. On June 4, 2010 they opened a new 50-bed transitional housing facility. The facility boasts a large kitchen, laundry area, and spacious day room. Everything in the new housing area was donated.
Arizona Governor Jan Brewer, Congressman Harry Mitchell, Maricopa County Manager David Smith and Maricopa County Attorney Rick Romley attended the dedication ceremony.