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Moving Veterans Forward get a new truck

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Posted at 3:26 PM, Aug 07, 2017
and last updated 2017-08-07 16:26:39-04

After two weeks without a truck, Moving Veterans Forward is able to buy a new one. The non-profit that helps homeless vets will be able to move vets into new homes starting Tuesday.

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The organization was using a donated truck the last week from Cummins International. On Monday they went to buy a new truck from Aurelia, Iowa. The truck was used at the fire station and the city was able to give MVF a deal to purchase the truck.

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The truck is $20,000 and the city is allowing MVF to buy it for $5,000 and pay the rest off. MVF will continue to except donations to help pay off the remaining balance.