Organizations that help vets in Rochester receive federal grant

Posted at: 06/28/2013 9:47 AM

Organizations in Rochester that help veterans find housing, job training and other services are getting a financial boost.

They are among several groups in the state splitting $29-million in federal grants. Money that will help homeless vets reintegrate into society and join the workforce.

The grant awards include $500,000 to Easter Seals in Rochester and $300,000 for the Rochester Veterans Outreach Center.