2014-04-08 16:51:48 - Vantage Mobility International has partnered with AMVETS in support of U.S. active military, veterans and their families.
PHOENIX, Ariz. – April 8, 2014 –Vantage Mobility International (VMI), a leader in the manufacture and distribution of wheelchair accessible vehicles, announced today the company has partnered with AMVETS in support of U.S. active military, veterans and their families. The partnership, which recognizes VMI as an Official Vehicle Mobility Partner, is part of the company’s ongoing effort to bolster its Operation Independence program.
“Like VMI’s Operation Independence program, AMVETS leads the way in helping improve the quality of life for our military veterans,” said Jeff Weston, vice president of sales and business development at VMI. “This partnership will enable our organizations to reach more and do more for the courageous men and women who serve our country. We’re excited about being
affiliated with the wonderful team at AMVETS and being recognized as the organization’s Official Vehicle Mobility Partner.”
AMVETS, which is the first World War II organization to be chartered by Congress, is now represented at 38 national locations, in 25 states and at 27 VA Regional offices by national services officers (NSOs). They provide sound advice and prompt action on compensation claims at no charge to the veteran. Recently, AMVETS national service officers processed more than 73,000 claims that resulted in veterans receiving some $497 million in compensation. The VMI and AMVETS partnership was finalized in February 2014.
“VMI has played an important role in supporting our disabled veterans through their Operation Independence program,” said J. Michael Fisher, development director at AMVETS. “The VMI team shares our belief that military men and women deserve the absolute best in care, support and resources in return for their honorable service. We look forward to working with VMI to help disabled American veterans find access to quality mobility transportation.”
About Vantage Mobility International
Vantage Mobility International is a manufacturer and distributor of the most innovative, reliable, highest quality and easily accessible transportation in the world. Their full line of products include domestic and import minivan conversions, full-size van conversions, platform lifts, scooter and wheelchair lifts and transfer seats. For more information, call Aaron Cook with TimePiece PR at (214) 520-3430 Ext. 306 or visit www.VantageMobility.com
A leader since 1944 in preserving the freedoms secured by America’s armed forces, AMVETS provides support for veterans and the active military in procuring their earned entitlements, as well as community service and legislative reform that enhances the quality of life for this nation’s citizens and veterans alike. AMVETS is one of the largest congressionally chartered veteran’s service organizations in the United States, and includes members from each branch of the military, including the National Guard and Reserves. To learn more visit www.amvets.org.