Veterans Connections

Monroe County Veterans Service Agency

Educates, represents, and guides veterans and their families regarding the benefits they have earned


Veterans Outreach Center

Provides comprehensive resources to current and former members of the U.S. Armed Forces and their families.


Veterans Coming Home: Women in the Military

Mon, 11/12/2018 - 6:00pm

Five documentary shorts from the Veterans Coming Home project look at women in the military.


Lidia Celebrates America: Holiday for Heroes

Sat, 12/15/2018 - 12:00pm

In the uplifting special, Lidia Celebrates America: Holiday for Heroes, Lidia meets with veterans who reflect on their service.



Tue, 12/11/2018 - 6:00pm

A film that explores the life of chaplains and their changing role in today’s world.


The American St. Nick

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 8:00pm

WXXI remembers Pittsford native Richard Brookins, who played the lead role in this documentary that tells the amazing true story of war, honor, luck and love. 


We'll Meet Again, Season 2

Tue, 11/13/2018 - 8:00pm

Join Ann Curry as two Vietnam veterans search for the heroes who saved them five decades ago in a whole new season of We'll Meet Again.


Lidia Celebrates America: Homegrown Heroes

Mon, 09/24/2018 - 9:00pm

Lidia journeys across the country— from just outside of Buffalo to rural farm areas of the West Coast—to farm and cook with veterans who have found a new way to help themselves and others on the homefront.


An Afternoon with Lidia Bastianich

Sun, 09/30/2018 - 2:00pm

Join WXXI at The Hochstein School for an afternoon with renowned, Emmy-winning TV Host, restaurateur, chef, and author Lidia Bastianich. 


National live chat & online screening of Served Like a Girl

Tue, 06/05/2018 - 9:00pm

Join us for a special live chat and online screening of Served Like a Girl, with filmmaker Lysa Heslov and film protagonists MA1 Hope Garcia and MSgt Denyse Gordon.

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