Camp V hosts grand opening in Tyler

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Updated: Nov. 9, 2019 at 3:59 PM CST
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TYLER, Texas (KLTV) - A new one-stop-shop for veterans in East Texas celebrated it’s grand opening today, in Tyler.

“Camp V” is going to be a comprehensive resource center for veterans.

Those behind the center said they’re hoping it helps veterans get their resources quicker and easier.

Those in attendance today said it shows how much support veterans in East Texas can expect.

“It shows me the community support that’s here for veterans, which is absolutely incredible,” said Rocklyn Shiffer, a 25-year veteran of the army and a Camp V volunteer. “I’m originally from Oregon, but I’m a Texan now and I love it here. The support for veterans in Texas is just incredible.”

The center will be officially open for business starting Tuesday, November 12 and will be open five days a week from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Camp V is located at 3212 W. Front St. in Tyler.

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