Doug Leavitt, hospital service coordinator for Disabled American Veterans, has his office in the Overton Brooks VA Medical Center, and coordinates rides for veterans who need them throughout the region.
Credit Kate Archer Kent
A philanthropic association of motorcycle clubs in Shreveport, Veterans for Veterans, donated a new 12-passenger van Thursday to the Disabled American Veterans charity or DAV of north Louisiana.
The van will used to drive veterans from the Longview VA community clinic to the Overton Brooks VA Medical Center in Shreveport.
It was donated at a ceremony at Chevyland car dealership in Shreveport where the van was purchased.