Santa Cruz downtown library promotes new veterans information center

From Santa Cruz Sentinel

” Bowen, 74, is one of six volunteers who have helped staff the library’s new Veterans Information Center in the past two months. The veteran-centric space is designed to connect veterans and their families with local, state and federal resources on education, employment, housing, health, disability and other benefits. Some 25 veterans have been directly benefitted since its “soft opening” in December, librarian and Veterans Resource Center program director David Addison said.On Thursday, library officials along with partner veteran service organizations hosted a ribbon cutting ceremony and networking for the new resource center.”