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Jul 16, 2019, 15:00 ET Canadians recognized for their dedication to Veterans

Minister of Veterans Affairs Commendation presented to 11 Canadians from British Columbia. SURREY, BC, July 16, 2019 /CNW/ - Canadians from coast to...


Jul 16, 2019, 09:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Minister of Veterans Affairs Commendation to be awarded to 11 Canadians/

VANCOUVER, July 15, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Lawrence MacAulay, Minister of Veterans Affairs and Associate Minister of National Defence, will...


Jul 15, 2019, 14:00 ET Media Advisory - Minister of Veterans Affairs Commendation to be awarded to 11 Canadians

VANCOUVER, July 15, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Lawrence MacAulay, Minister of Veterans Affairs and Associate Minister of National Defence, will...


Jul 10, 2019, 10:00 ET Veterans Affairs Canada announces funding for CIMVHR in 2019-20

VAC confirms Budget 2019 funding for the Canadian Institute for Military and Veteran Health Research KINGSTON, ON, July 10, 2019 /CNW/ - Minister...


Jul 09, 2019, 13:10 ET Government of Canada Supports New Affordable Housing for Veterans in Ottawa

OTTAWA, July 9, 2019 /CNW/ - The Government of Canada is supporting a new 40-unit project, which will provide affordable, supportive housing for...


Jul 04, 2019, 15:00 ET Canadians recognized for their dedication to Veterans

Minister of Veterans Affairs Commendation presented to 10 recipients from the Atlantic provinces HALIFAX, 4 July, 2019 /CNW/ - Canadians from coast...


Jul 04, 2019, 10:34 ET Veterans Affairs Canada announces funding to help VETS Canada continue to assist homeless Veterans

$840,000 from the Veteran and Family Well-Being Fund supports VETS Canada's program for homeless Veterans. HALIFAX, July 4, 2019 /CNW/ - Today, the...


Jul 04, 2019, 06:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Minister of Veterans Affairs Commendation to be awarded to 10 Canadians/

HALIFAX, July 3, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Lawrence MacAulay, Minister of Veterans Affairs and Associate Minister of National Defence, will present ...


Jul 04, 2019, 06:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Minister MacAulay and MP Darren Fisher to make important announcement to help reduce homelessness in the Veteran community/

HALIFAX, July 3, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Lawrence MacAulay, Minister of Veterans Affairs and Associate Minister of National Defence, and Darren...


Jul 03, 2019, 13:00 ET Media Advisory - Minister MacAulay and MP Darren Fisher to make important announcement to help reduce homelessness in the Veteran community

HALIFAX, July 3, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Lawrence MacAulay, Minister of Veterans Affairs and Associate Minister of National Defence, and Darren...


Jul 03, 2019, 12:00 ET Veterans Affairs Canada announces funding for Shaping Purpose

$750,000 from the Veteran and Family Well-Being Fund supports study to assess Shaping Purpose program for transitioning Veterans and their domestic...


Jul 03, 2019, 11:00 ET Media Advisory - Minister of Veterans Affairs Commendation to be awarded to 10 Canadians

HALIFAX, July 3, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Lawrence MacAulay, Minister of Veterans Affairs and Associate Minister of National Defence, will present ...


Jul 03, 2019, 06:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Minister MacAulay, MP Alaina Lockhart and MP Wayne Long to make important announcement to support Veterans transitioning to life after service/

SAINT JOHN, NB, July 2, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Lawrence MacAulay, Minister of Veterans Affairs and Associate Minister of National Defence,...


Jul 02, 2019, 13:00 ET Media Advisory - Minister MacAulay, MP Alaina Lockhart and MP Wayne Long to make important announcement to support Veterans transitioning to life after service

SAINT JOHN, NB, July 2, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Lawrence MacAulay, Minister of Veterans Affairs and Associate Minister of National Defence,...


Jun 29, 2019, 18:54 ET Quinte Community Sets New Guinness World Record™ for Largest Human Maple Leaf

Quinte Community Sets Official Guinness World Record™ Title Today for the Largest Human Maple Leaf in Support of Canadian Armed Forces Charity...


Jun 28, 2019, 10:40 ET Media Advisory - Governor General to Invest 35 Recipients into the Order of Military Merit at the Citadelle

OTTAWA, June 28, 2019 /CNW/ - Her Excellency the Right Honourable Julie Payette, Governor General and Commander-in-Chief of Canada, will preside over ...


Jun 24, 2019, 11:30 ET Six Canadians recognized for their dedication to Veterans

Minister of Veterans Affairs Commendation presented to six recipients from Eastern Ontario and Western Quebec OTTAWA, June 24, 2019 /CNW/ - Canadians ...


Jun 24, 2019, 07:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Minister of Veterans Affairs Commendation awarded to dedicated Canadians/

OTTAWA, June 21, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Lawrence MacAulay, Minister of Veterans Affairs and Associate Minister of National Defence, will present ...


Jun 21, 2019, 15:56 ET Media Advisory - Minister of Veterans Affairs Commendation awarded to dedicated Canadians

OTTAWA, June 21, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Lawrence MacAulay, Minister of Veterans Affairs and Associate Minister of National Defence, will present ...


Jun 20, 2019, 16:17 ET National Monument to Canada's Mission in Afghanistan to be located in Ottawa

Minister MacAulay welcomes the National Capital Commission's Federal Land Use Approval of Monument site OTTAWA, June 20, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - The...


Jun 19, 2019, 13:00 ET Last Post Fund Launches New Initiative to Honour Indigenous Veterans

MONTREAL, June 19, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - In the context of the June 21st celebration of National Indigenous Peoples Day, and in alignment with the...


Jun 14, 2019, 07:00 ET /R E M I N D E R -- Media Advisory - Itinerary for Friday, June 14, 2019/

OTTAWA, June 13, 2019 /CNW/ - Note: All times local Whitby, Ontario 12:00 p.m. The Prime Minister will plant a tree for the Highway of Heroes Tree...


Jun 13, 2019, 17:46 ET Media Advisory - Itinerary for Friday, June 14, 2019

OTTAWA, June 13, 2019 /CNW/ - Note: All times local Whitby, Ontario 12:00 p.m. The Prime Minister will plant a tree for the Highway of Heroes Tree...


Jun 11, 2019, 11:24 ET Media Advisory - Governor General to Honour Remarkable Canadians at Rideau Hall

OTTAWA, June 11, 2019 /CNW/ - Her Excellency the Right Honourable Julie Payette, Governor General and Commander-in-Chief of Canada, will present...


Jun 07, 2019, 10:54 ET Prime Minister concludes travel to United Kingdom and France for the 75th anniversary of D-Day and the Battle of Normandy

PARIS, June 7, 2019 /CNW/ - The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today concluded his visit to Portsmouth, Juno Beach, and Paris, where he attended...