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19/04/2010: Office of Veterans Affairs of the Philippine Embassy Conducts a Forum on Filvets Benefits Appeals Process


19 APRIL 2010, WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Office of Veterans Affairs of the Philippine Embassy conducted a forum on the appeals process of the Filipino Veterans Equity Compensation Fund Benefits to address issues surrounding the claims of veterans with denied applications.

Veterans Program Officer Ron Saguddan (upper left photo) of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) provided an update on the current status of grants and claims of veterans benefits that has been processed by the VA. He was assisted by Philippine Embassy Veterans Service Officer Percival Abu (right, bottom photo).