Pleasanton Weekly : McNerney plans veterans assistance workshop Saturday: "Congressman Jerry McNerney (D-Pleasanton) will hold a Veterans Assistance Workshop from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday at the Veterans Memorial Building in downtown Pleasanton.
The workshop, to be held in collaboration with Pleasanton's Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Post 6298, will feature service providers who can aid local veterans in filing Veterans Administration claims and obtaining or replacing service medals. Information regarding employment and educational opportunities will also be available
Service providers scheduled to be at the meeting will represent the VA's Oakland Regional Office, Alameda and Contra Costa County Veteran Services Offices , Las Positas College Veterans Program, Cal State East Bay Veterans Assistance Program, Palo Alto Health Care System, Blue Star Moms, East Bay Chapter No. 10, Alameda County Workforce Investment Board and the Swords to Ploughshares organization."