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VA awards $2 million to six Lowcountry counties

BEAUFORT CO., SC (WTOC) -

The Veterans Affairs Administration is awarding $2 million to six counties to help homeless veterans in the Lowcountry, including Hampton, Jasper and Beaufort counties.

The money will help veterans' families working with Crisis Ministries, one of the more than 300 community agencies working with a VA program called Supportive Services for Veteran Families.

President Barack Obama has set a goal of ending homelessness among veterans by 2015.

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