We Honor Veterans

As a committed We Honor Veterans campaign member for the past 9 years, Hospice of the West continues to develop meaningful relationships and collaborative opportunities to create programs that serve our nations heroes, the brave men and women who have served us.  Since 2010, Hospice of the West has paid tribute to our Veterans by conducting ongoing learning opportunities for its staff, by partnering with other Veteran Service Organizations in special projects, by supporting charitable organizations focused on meeting the needs of Veterans and by offering community-wide educational training activities.


In 2019 alone, Hospice of the West has:

  •  Celebrated our Vietnam War Veterans in a Welcome Home tribute and pinning ceremony
  • Conducted ceremonial pinnings of our Veterans all around the valley
  • Participated in the Anthem Veterans Day Parade, pinning over 100 Veterans
  • Hosted the bi-annual We Honor Veterans Alliance event
  • Facilitated Veterans Coffee Chats / Support Socials valleywide
  • Officiated the funerals of multiple homeless Veterans
  • Developed community education such as the Veteran-Centered Care Forum with a group of expert panelists
  • Become a Vietnam War Commemorative Partner with the the Department of Defense
  • Written letters for KMLE’s Christmas letters for troops
  •  Laid over 250 holiday wreaths for our Veterans with Wreaths of America


Over the years, Hospice of the West has supported and/or partnered with organizations such as,

  • Veterans Medical Leadership Council
  • Veterans First
  • Honor House
  • Justa Center
  • Arizona Paralyzed Veterans

To learn more about We Honor Veterans or to support this important work via a secure, online donation, please visit www.wehonorveterans.org.


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