Did You Know…

• Over 58,000 U.S. Casualties in Vietnam. These statistics do not include an unknown number of deaths from pain and wounds.

• 1,161 Wisconsin Casualties in Vietnam.

• Currently, about 5% of the U.S. population are veterans.   There are about 125,000 Wisconsin Vietnam veterans.

• Each Day, approximately 22 US veterans die by suicide.

• Since 1999, over 128,000 veterans have died by suicide.

• The Persian Gulf War claimed 382 US veteran lives

• The Global War on Terror has claimed over 4,000 veteran lives


Progress Report of Project

A Big Thank to These Individuals/Businesses that have donated project services & supplies.

Robert Acord-Architect, Blue Print Services, Ron Wolf-Lakeshore Cleaners, Mike Main-Main Concrete, Carew Concrete, Wisconsin Building Supply, Ken Woldt Carpentry, Joe Derks-Roofing, Van’s Waste, Norbert Steffens Electric, Tom Krueger-Custom Electric, Chuck Bender-Tri City Glass, Barry Falk-volunteer, Joe Kelly-Graphic & Website Artist, Brian Murray-CPA, Besch Plumbing, Baer Printing, Van Vreede’s Appliance….Plus many other pledges will be recognized upon completion of project

VetsAndFriendsOfWisconsin@gmail.com

Dear Fellow Veterans & Friends,

VETS & FRIENDS OF WISCONSIN Inc. a 501(c)3 is a new, exciting and necessary local military veteran’s organization. Our mission is to provide services and benefits that will improve their quality of life. With our community’s help, we can meet many of their needs through a Vets & Friends coffee house and food pantry.

COFFEE HOUSE …
Free soup and sandwich. Open Saturdays, 11AM-2PM

PANTRY AKA “THE FOOD HOOTCH”…
Providing food for needy veterans from the St. Joe’s Food Pantry

“WELCOME HOME” R&R GARDENS…
A Seasonal Courtyard to rest and relax

All veterans are eligible for a no fee membership in VETS & FRIENDS.

We welcome and encourage your support, as a member, volunteer and/or donor to aid and empower our veterans. Your help is appreciated!
Thank you.

Jack Voight

Founder of Vets & Friends of Wisconsin

920-734-1607, 920-475-0777(Cell)

email: VetsAndFriendsOfWisconsin@gmail.com

2508 N Richmond Street • Appleton, WI 54911

A Veteran’s Coffee House & Pantry

2508 N. Richmond St., Appleton, WI 54911
920-734-1607

FREE LUNCH FOR VETS — OPEN SAT. 11-2PM