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Sheryl Shaffer served in the Women's Army Corps from 1968 to 1971. She is retired from the CA Employment Development Department as a VetRep. She produces Veterans Helping Veterans TV at the MidPen Media Center in Palo Alto, CA. She completed the Los Angeles County Museum of Art Veterans Make Movies program and now does virtual interviews using video conferencing, i movie and i phone .

Pathways For Veterans.

Guest hosts Debbie DiManno and Gary Ferguson discuss the tough side for vets and “A Good Day To Die,” a book compiling Gary’s life stories. Gary Ferguson is the Founder of Pathways For Veterans and Debbie DiManno is the Founder of Cour Training. Pathways for Veterans…

A Pawsability 4Veterans.

During April 2019, VHVtv did an interview with Sandy Dee who presented her non profit “A Pawsability 4Veterans.” Sandy and I have been collaborating to create content in our local community. We have filmed 2 VHVtv shows on location and this special episode of VHVtv was…

What is TBI?

Here is one of my favorite programs we filmed in Standard Definition. “What is TBI?” Interview with Dr. Maya V. Yutsis, Neuropsychologist of the VA Polytrauma Unit in Palo Alto. VHVtv Call To Action: Please watch, share and subscribe to our YouTube channel.https://www.youtube.com/user/vecsm

One More Christmas.

Vets Helping Vets TV had the honor of filming an interview with Jeanne Buchanan, a U.S. Army Veteran and Stephanie Stone, a U.S. Navy Veteran. Stephanie is the Chief Deputy of the Los Angeles County Department of Military and Veteran Affairs and she interviews her friend,…

Paying It Forward and Veteran Sisters.

Here is the first project of Veterans Helping Veterans TV in 2019.   We are excited to collaborate with Sandy Dee, Founder of  A Pawsability4veterans.org!   This is the first project we filmed on location using 2 i phones and a Canon Vixia camera. It was edited on the i movie on a Mac,   Sandy Dee, Founder of…

Bill Harrison Documentary.

A few years ago, I met Bill Harrison through the Nazarene Church in Hemet, CA. Members of the Shepherd’s House introduced me to Mr. Harrison. He lived his life in service to God. Mr. Harrison passed away, August 7, 2018 and was 96 years old. Mr.…

WVA-VME Panel 2018 & 2017.

Members of the Veterans in Media & Entertainment presented a panel discussion at the Women Veterans Alliance Unconference in SoCal on Sept. 29, 2018.  The featured VME members are: Lugdy Cueva, Y’Dhanna Daniels, Jennifer Pirante, Sheryl Shaffer, Karen Vasquez and Marina Viscun. The Women Veterans Alliance…

VVA Women Veterans Interviews.

In July, I went to the Vietnam Veterans of America National Leadership & Education Conference in Palm Springs, CA. VHVtv had the opportunity to film interviews with Kate O’Hare-Palmer, VVA Chair of the Women Veterans Committee, Marsha Four, VVA Vice President and  Sandy Miller, VVA Chair of…

The Rosie Legacy.

On February 24, 2018, we filmed at the March Field Museum. We did an interview with Rosie the Riveter Elinor Otto. She is recognized as America’s longest working Rosie the Riveter in a career that lasted 68 years. We Can Do it.  “The Rosie Legacy” In…

My Father’s Flag.

My father, James C. Hoke was a World War 2 veteran. He was 17 years old when he joined the U. S. Marine Corps and was sent to Guadalcanal. This is his story of how he killed the enemy Japanese soldier and captured the battlefield flag.…