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$1 million needed to aid VA patients’ families

The Tribune-Review
| Saturday, November 10, 2007 12:00 p.m

The American Legion is raising money to build a Fisher House for the VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs announced Friday.

A Fisher House provides families of VA patients a free place to stay while their relatives are being treated. To qualify for a Fisher House, the VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System has to complete a one-time campaign that raises at least $1 million.

To donate to the Pittsburgh Fisher House, visit the Web site to make an online donation or to download forms for faxing or mailing donations. Specify that the donation is to be used for the Fisher House at VAPHS.

Checks can be mailed to Fisher House Foundation Inc., 1401 Rockville Pike, Suite 600, Rockville, Md. 20852.

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