Veterans First

Zanesville, OH |

About Us

To serve the Veteran who has made the sacrifice, so vital to perpetuate our Nation’s Freedom.
To insure that every Veteran, to the best of our ability, receives every promise, benefit entitlement, and obligation due to them from a grateful nation, and it’s Government; that these are all fulfilled.
That every Veteran is fully apprised of all said promise, benefit, entitlement, and obligation.
To further vigorously assist, in any way, any Veteran in their pursuit of acquiring any rightful promise, benefit, entitlement, and obligation; along with services due to them as a result of their service with the military of the United States of America.

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Lester W. Abele - a service connected disabled Vietnam veteran attended the National Coalition for Homeless Veterans conference in Washington, D.C. May 28-30, 2014. Les had the honor of sitting beside representives from a corporate sponsor of the convention {Home Depot Foundation-Atlanta} while listening to speach by U.S.Department of Veteran Affairs - Secretary Eric Shinseki on Friday - May 30th. Later that day, Sec. Shinseki was called into the White House and resigned his position.
Lester Abele is Statutory Agent / Office Manager / Secretary-Treasurer / Co-Founder / and Board of Director Member of VETERANS FIRST - An Ohio based 501.c.3 non-profit veterans assistance agency founded in December 2005.

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  • 133 Hogans Dr, Zanesville, OH None, United States

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