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DAV chapter donates thousands to Martinsburg VA center

February 27, 2012
  • From left, Ann Brown, director of the Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Martinsburg, W.Va.; Jerry Barnhart, commander of Disabled American Veterans Chapter 14; and Mike Sater, commander of the Disabled American Veterans Department of Maryland, participate in a ceremony celebrating National Salute to Hospitalized Veterans, Maryland Day, on Feb. 15 at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Martinsburg, W.Va.
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MARTINSBURG, W.Va. — Local representatives of the Disabled American Veterans participated in a ceremony celebrating National Salute to Hospitalized Veterans, Maryland Day, on Feb. 15 at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Martinsburg.

Jerry Barnhart, commander of Disabled American Veterans Chapter 14, presented a $6,000 donation to Ann Brown, director of the Martinsburg center, to complete the Women Veterans Domiciliary Program.

Three donations of $1,000 each were made to The Haircut Fund, which provides free haircuts and shaves to extended-care and indigent patients; for items and equipment for visually impaired veterans; and for the purchase of materials for smoking-cessation groups.

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