Home Resources for Veterans

posted Jan 25, 2016, 5:46 AM by SCMFSG Members   [ updated Jan 25, 2016, 6:11 AM ]

Looking to purchase a home? Not sure what all veteran benefits are available to you for purchasing a new home? Check out for information on what all benefits you are entitled to for purchasing a home. 

Career Resources for Veterans

posted Jan 25, 2016, 5:40 AM by SCMFSG Members

Looking for a job? Whether you are recently separated or have been out of the service for a few years, finding employment can be difficult. Job Hero's website provides many tools to help you transition into civilian life if recently separated from the military or if you are looking for employment opportunities. Find great information and tools for employment at 

Veterans with Mesothelioma

posted Dec 2, 2015, 11:37 AM by SCMFSG Members

Served in the military before 1980? Most veterans who served before the 1980s were likely exposed to asbestos in some way. Many veterans with mesothelioma have had exposure to asbestos throughout their service that they aren’t even aware of. Get more information on mesothelioma at 

Medical Malpractice Awareness and Information

posted Nov 17, 2015, 6:21 AM by SCMFSG Members

For information on medical malpractice and what you can do if you or a loved one has been a victim of malpractice, go to It is a website that was created to spread medical malpractice awareness. The Medical Malpractice Center is dedicated to providing the latest malpractice information, statistics, and resources. 

Veteran Hutchinson and family provided assistance with home improvements

posted Apr 27, 2015, 11:25 AM by SCMFSG Members

The SCMFSG in conjunction with the Home Depot Altoona provided assistance to Veteran Hutchinson and his family that currently reside in Berlin, PA, for home improvements such as a new furnace, a new roof and a new deck. More details can be found in the local newspaper, Somerset Daily American. It was a very rewarding experience for all. Pictures of some of the improvements can be found on this website.

Our prayers and sympathy to the family of Branson Williams

posted Apr 27, 2015, 11:02 AM by SCMFSG Members

Recently, SCMFSG lost a valued member, Branson Williams, who will be greatly missed on a personal and professional basis. He provided so much for the military group, military members and families. Our prayers go out to the Williams family.

Veteran's Day Activities

posted Oct 21, 2014, 11:58 AM by SCMFSG Members

SCMFSG will visit Patriot Manor nursing home in Somerset, PA, to pay tribute to Veteran's at this nursing facility; meeting place is at the main entrance at 6 pm.
SCMFSG will attend the Johnstown Veteran's Day Parade on 11/11/14 and line up time is around 3:30 to 4 pm near Suppes Motor.
Flyers have been passed out to notify Veteran's can eat free with ID on November 11th, 2014 at HOSS's.

SCMFSG travels to Washington, D.C. on 10/08/2014 along with current military members and Veterans

posted Oct 7, 2014, 5:06 AM by SCMFSG Members

Full day planned, leaving at 6 am, breakfast at 8:30 outside of Washington DC, touring of downtown DC area, and dinner included. Three spots left on the bus as of 10/6/2014. If interested, contact the officers listed on this webpage. 

2014 Candlelight Vigil to be held at Somerset County Courthouse

posted Sep 11, 2014, 1:20 PM by SCMFSG Members   [ updated Sep 11, 2014, 1:21 PM ]

The 2014 Candlelight Vigil will be held in Somerset, PA on the steps of the Somerset County Courthouse. It is a very beautiful evening filled with singing, speakers, military representation, sale of military items, etc. Please join us in celebrating our military. 7 pm.
The main speaker will be Dave Devan, CW04, US Army, to speak about his 27 plus year of military experience.

Important and Exciting Trip October 8, 2014, for Veterans to Washington, DC

posted May 16, 2014, 10:17 AM by SCMFSG Members

We have booked a bus through Schrock Bus Lines to take Veterans to enjoy the sites and scenes of Washington, DC on October 8, 2014. Please join us in this adventure. Contact the SCMFSG officers for more details.

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