Veterans Coming Home

Vietnam vet provides safe passage for San Francisco children

Season 1 Episode 9 | 4m 10s | Video has closed captioning.

Vietnam veteran Stephen Tennis finds joy in giving back to his community as a Corner Captain with the Safe Passage program in the Tenderloin district of San Francisco, where he escorts children to their after school activities. “Just in case, when I go before St. Peter at the gates, I want to make sure that the ledger has something on the positive column,” Stephen says.

Aired: 07/15/16

Rating: NR

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Veterans Coming Home is a project by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, Kindling Group, and Wisconsin Public Television. This video was made with support from KQED in San Francisco and the National Peace Corps Association.