(WTVM) - COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) – F.A.V.O.R Of West GA, Inc held a workshop for veterans today.
The event, that was held at their office on Old Cusseta Road, wants to increase awareness to the local community and help veterans get the help they need.
F.A.V.O.R, short for "Friends and Veterans on the Rise" is a non-profit organization that assists veterans in obtaining benefits along with finding adequate housing and healthcare.
Hayword McBride of the F.A.V.O.R organization says, "Veterans are not educated in the right area to acquire their benefits. What we do in the workshops is educate veterans as to how they can acquire those benefits"
The organization's next workshop is scheduled for April 21.
If you missed today's workshop or need any other assistance you can visit their website here.