Small spaces make huge difference

October 18, 2019


LLN (10/18/19) Small spaces make huge difference to the Veterans Community Project. It launched in Kansas City and is now expanding nationwide. Find out why a tiny house could be the solution to the problem of homeless veterans. Thinking about eliminating the middlemen when working with a broker? We’ll tell you what pitfalls to watch out for. And the OOIDA Board of Directors will meet next week for its fall meeting. We’ll have a preview.

0:00-10:10 – Newscast.

10:10-24:14 – Tiny houses may be the cure for homeless veterans

24:14-38:43 – Directly dealing with your broker? Be careful of the pitfalls.

38:43-48:28 – OOIDA Board of Directors to meet. We’ll have a preview.

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Segment 2

The Veterans Community Project, which launched its tiny houses program in Kansas City, is helping to get homeless vets off the streets. In a Truckers for Troops preview, Mary McKenna finds out how it works, plans for national expansion, why the project is so important and how you can help, from Josh Henges, clinical director for the Veterans Community Project, and Jason Kander, a former Army intelligence officer and Missouri politician.

Segment 3

Wrapping up our broker series, Mary McKenna talks about some common pitfalls you need to be aware of from Tom Crowley and Jim Jefferson of OOIDA’s Business Assistance Department.

Segment 4

Mary McKenna and Collin Long of OOIDA’s Washington, D.C., office will have a preview of next week’s OOIDA Board of Directors fall meeting.