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County of Santa Clara to begin offering New Veteran I.D. Cards June 12

Media invited to demo of veterans I.D. Card system before official launch
Demonstration of the County’s new Veterans Identification Card System at the Santa Clara County Office of Veterans Services, before the system is launched on June 12. 
Richard Herrera, Veterans Services Director     
June 11, 2014, 10:30 a.m. – 11 a.m.
Santa Clara County Office of Veterans Services
68 N. Winchester Blvd., Santa Clara, CA 95050
The new veteran identification cards can be used to provide proof of military service, instead of carrying DD-214 papers, to access services, benefits and receive veterans discounts at many local businesses. There are approximately 85,000 veterans in Santa Clara County.
Demonstration of new I.D. system with two veterans as they get photos taken and meet with office staff about benefits. I.D. cards made on site.
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Media Contact: Gwendolyn Mitchell/Laurel Anderson, Office of Public Affairs, 408-299-5119
Posted: June 10, 2014