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Resources for Homeless Veterans

United Way “Project Connect” event
Tuesday, Nov. 13 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.
First Southern Baptist Church of Buckeye
405 N. 3rd Street.

Nutty Sweet Potato Casserole
This recipe is adapted from Majories Mills' book Cooking on a Ration: Food is Still Fun, published in 1943 when many common ingredients, including sugar, oranges and butter, were rationed.

Shiksa in the Kitchen
Tori Avey is the Shiksa in the Kitchen. Her blog is The History Kitchen, exploring the history of food. For more information visit She posts free recipes and blogs about culinary history each week. She's a regular culinary contributor to PBS Food and writes The Shiksa in the Kitchen, a Jewish cooking website. Her recipe for Nut and Sweet Potato Casserole is adapted from a 1943 cookbook called Cooking on a Ration: Food is Still Fun, by Marjorie Mills. It uses oranges and maple syrup as a substitute for the sugar that was being rationed during the war.

Vantage Mobility International
Vantage Mobility International,, is a manufacturer of wheelchair accessible full-size and minivan conversions, as well as wheelchair lifts and transfer seats for the mobility industry. Their full line of products include domestic and import minivan conversions including the Honda Odyssey and Toyota Sienna with Northstar in-floor ramp system, Dodge Grand Caravan and Chrysler Town & Country. For more information, contact Aaron Cook at 214-520-3430, ext. 302, or Follow VMI on Twitter and Facebook,

Rosie Romero
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Veterans Day Parade
The Veterans Day parade starts at 11 a.m. and runs northbound on Seventh Street from the Phoenix VA Health Care System turning westbound on Camelback Road, then northbound on Central Avenue to Bethany Home Road, where it will de-stage at North Phoenix Baptist Church.

Dr. Angela DeRosa, Internal Medicine Doctor
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