Covid epidemic pushes more vets to seek food assistance from Veteran Advocates of Ore-Ida

Robert Metzger talks about the amount of food the Veteran Advocates of Ore-Ida food pantry distributes every month. Metzger operates the small food pantry for the organization. (The Enterprise/Pat Caldwell).

ONTARIO – The call was familiar to Charlene Pelland.

An unemployed veteran in Brogan was out of food and out of gas.

Pelland was able to find a driver and sent a gas card out to Brogan for the veteran. Later the man arrived at the Veteran Advocates of Ore-Ida vet center in Ontario and . . .