Valley Forge Military Academy Celebration of Project PEACE, Jan. 20, 2013
PBA Military and Veterans' Affairs Committee Chair Wesley R. Payne IV joined his former committee co-chair, Montgomery County Judge Cheryl Austin, for a celebration of Project PEACE (Peaceful Endings through Attorneys, Children and Educators) at Valley Forge Military Academy and College in Radnor, Pa., on Jan 20. PBA Pro Bono Coordinator and committee staff liaison David K. Trevaskis addressed the cadets on the importance of service and peacemaking, highlighting the work of the committee in providing legal aid for military personnel and veterans. A parade of the cadets was held in honor of Project PEACE, the anti-violence program jointly sponsored by the PBA and the Pennsylvania Office of Attorney General. View the program. Read Trevaskis's remarks.
PBA Military and Veterans' Affairs Committee Chair Wesley R. Payne IV, second from right, and PBA Pro Bono Coordinator David K. Trevaskis, third from left, with cadets
Valley Forge Military Academy and College cadets during the ceremony
PBA MVA Committee Co-Chair Payne Testifies on Special Veterans Courts
Wesley R. Payne IV, co-chair of the PBA Military and Veterans' Affairs Committee, testified on the issue of special veterans' courts at a joint hearing of the state House Judiciary and Veterans Affairs & Emergency Preparedness committees held Sept. 7, 2011. in the photos below, Payne testifies. Also shown is Lt. Col. Stephen C. Miller. Photos courtesy of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives.
Photos from PBA-supported Soccer Ball Distribution Program in Iraq