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Military Veterans / Homelessness #1011843

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Nov 24, 2011
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(Studio: Savannah Guthrie) Military homecomings in Fort Worth, Texas shown.

(Fayetteville, North Carolina: Thanh Truong) The increasing number of single mother veterans who are homeless featured; statistics cited; scenes shown from Jubilee House, which gives homeless female vets and their kids a temporary home. [Veteran Dasia HANDY††- says she fought for her country and came home to nothing.] [Veteran Ruth DONALDSON††– says you lose confidence and your sense of identity.] [Department of Veterans Affairs Stephanie FELDER†- says we try our hardest to provide housing.] [Jubilee House director Barbara MARSHALL†- says they want jobs and their own houses.]

Guthrie, Savannah;
Truong, Thanh

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