Area veterans will benefit from a new monthly addition to the Henryetta VFW.
vfw logoStarting Monday, Andrew Whitham of the Oklahoma Deptartment of Veterans Affairs will be at the Henryetta VFW Post 539 building to help area veterans.
Whitham will be coming to Henryetta from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on the first and third Mondays of each month, according to VFW post commander Bill Goodner.
He said Whitham will be explaining veterans programs and benefits as well as helping vets signs up for their benefits.
“These veterans have earned and are entitled to these benefits,” said Goodner. “This is a wonderful service the Department of Veterans Affairs is providing and we at the VFW are proud to lend our support.”
Whitham can be reached at 918-397-2566 or call Bill Goodner 918-652-7103, Jewett Nelson 918-652-1690, Roy Essman 918-652-0972 or Donnie Mckay 918-671-5070. For those unable to get to the VFW building, call the above numbers and transportation can be arranged.