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Mission

A WORD FROM OUR CHAIRMAN…

For over 40 years I have worked in the manufactured housing industry. My commitment has always been to make quality, affordable housing available to more families. The Veterans Affordable Housing Program is committed to doing just that which is why I’m involved.

I’m pleased our Veterans Assistance Program is helping those who have faithfully served our country to improve their standard of living and realize their own American dream of home ownership, while easing the burden of government.

We invite you to join us in this worthwhile effort.

Garry Edmundson – Chairman/COO

The AVAG Veterans Assistance Program’s distinct mission is to lessen government burdens by providing assistance to veterans through:

  • Affordable housing to qualified veterans
  • Rent relief to reduce financial burdens
  • Handicap ramps, bathroom, kitchen and other improvements to improve the quality of life

This includes but is not limited to;

  • Assistance in AVAG ’s 32 affiliated manufactured home communities in the western United States.

Our Community Programs…

Each community has AVAG programs for veterans and their families. Programs include:

  • Community sponsored special veteran holiday events
  • Informational seminars
  • Movie nights, Holiday parties, Bible Studies, Potluck dinners
  • Recreation ie; exercise classes, basketball teams, softball, fishing, etc.
  • Food distribution programs
  • Veteran outreach programs to assist veterans in the community and at large
  • Veteran resource referrals ie; employment, career training, vet benefits
  • Resources for home repair and improvements

Our Board of Directors

Garry Edmundson

Chairman of the Board and COO – Contact

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Former President of Silvercrest Industries and current board member of California Manufactured Housing Institute.

Barry Cole

Board Member – Contact

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President of Cole Housing Corp and Manufactured Housing Insurance Services and current Chairman of the Board of California Manufactured Housing Institute. Veteran U.S. Navy.

John Stryker Meyer

Board Member – Contact

John Stryker Meyer

U.S. Army Special Forces combat veteran and author.

Jim Duffy

Board Member – Contact

Jim Duffy

Former Special Investigator for the California State Contractor’s License Board.

U.S. Army Special Forces combat veteran.

Mike Keele

Retired L.A. County Sheriff Investigator. U.S. Army combat veteran – Contact

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Lee Martin

Retired Executive Boy Scouts of America. U.S. Army Special Forces combat veteran – Contact

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Our Partners…

Santiago Communities, Inc. is our management service company.

Santiago Communities, Inc. is our management service company.

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Service Times & Directions

Weekend Masses in English

Saturday Morning: 8:00 am

Saturday Vigil: 4:30 pm

Sunday: 7:30 am, 9:00 am, 10:45 am,
12:30 pm, 5:30 pm

Weekend Masses In Español

Saturday Vigil: 6:15pm

Sunday: 9:00am, 7:15pm

Weekday Morning Masses

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday: 8:30 am

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6654 Main Street
Wonderland, AK 45202
(513) 555-7856