WaterFire Salute to Veterans premieres Saturday

WaterFire Salute to Veterans premieres Saturday

PROVIDENCE – The 2020 WaterFire Salute to Veterans online video premiere screening is scheduled for Saturday, Nov. 14, at 8 p.m. on WaterFire Providence’s Facebook Live and YouTube channels. The program will also be broadcast on Rhode Island PBS.

Presented in partnership with the state of Rhode Island, the Providence VA Healthcare Systems and the President’s Roadmap to Empower Veterans and End a National Tragedy of Suicide, WaterFire Providence will premiere a pre-recorded video program to salute our nation’s veterans and active-duty military personnel and help raise awareness of the ongoing suicide and mental health crisis among those who serve.

The 2020 Salute to Veterans Online Video premiere is sponsored by National Grid, Starwood Energy/Manchester Street Power Station, Chisholm Chisholm & Kilpatrick LTD, and Citizens Bank.

The 2020 WaterFire Salute to Veterans keynote speaker is Dr. Barbara Van Dahlen, executive director of PREVENTS.