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    Tennessee Department of Veterans Services Launches Volunteer Honor Guard Grant Program, Issues Notice to Apply

    Wednesday, November 15, 2023 | 10:30am

    The Tennessee Department of Veterans Services (TDVS) is proud to announce the official launch of the Honor Guard Grant Program (HGGP). This program, mandated by legislation passed by the 113th General Assembly and signed into law by Governor Bill Lee, marks a decisive step towards recognizing and supporting the dedicated efforts of non-profit organizations committed to honoring Tennessee's Veterans.

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