Group is Working to Build Home for Homeless Nebraska Vets
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) -- A Nebraska group is working to build a permanent home in Lincoln for homeless veterans.
Operation Veterans Encouraging Recovery held a fundraiser at the Havelock United Methodist Church on Sunday.
The group is working on a house in south Lincoln that was donated in the spring. It will serve as a permanent home for up to four veterans.
The fundraiser drew about 150 people. Another event is set for Oct. 6 at the Crooked Creek Golf Club in Lincoln. Organizers say registration is open through Sept. 22.
For more information, go to www.overnow.org.
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