Originally Posted by sparky
I am not much use on the VA side of things, but if you need any help with arranging a trip independently, I've been in Vietnam in the past and have several US based Vietnamese friends.
Vietnam has actually turned into a good country now BTW. Lots of really good nice people there.
VA is just about completely useless...
Everex, have you thought about doing a few car washes or talking to a local VFW or American Legion post about doing a fundraiser? It could be helpful, especially if he's a member. They may have some other ideas as well.
I went to a spaghetti dinner a few years ago for something similar where the proceeds went to something just like this.