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  • 23Apr

    Helping kids just b kids

    DAV is once again joining with Camp Corral to provide a unique and fun camp experience to help our kids. This summer, more than 2,600 children of fallen and injured veterans will be attending a free week of Camp Corral throughout…

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  • 21Apr

    DAV Calls for Congress to Set Firm Deadlines to Create Equitable Services for Women Veterans

    Statement from DAV Deputy National Legislative Director, Joy Ilem Testifying today before the Senate Veterans Affairs Committee, DAV Deputy National Legislative Director Joy Ilem told Congress it must set deadlines for action…

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  • 21Apr

    Bridging the generation gap

    As WWII volunteers pass, retiring boomers needed As our population of World War II-era volunteers continues to decline, the veterans’ community is experiencing a downward trend in volunteerism. DAVhas not been immune to this…

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  • 21Apr

    DAV represented at Cracker Barrel Checker Challenge

    CRACKER BARREL OLD COUNTRY STORE COUNTRY CHECKERS CHALLENGE ™ FEATURED COUNTRY MUSIC STARS KELLIE PICKLER AND THOMAS RHETT AS ‘KINGS’ OF THE CHECKERBOARD Pickler, Rhett and Other Country Music Artists Played ‘Human Checkers’…

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  • 21Apr

    2015 Charlotte All Veteran Job Fair

            Charlotte Motor Speedway 5555 Concord Parkway South Charlotte, NC  28027 April 23, 2015 11:00am – 3:00pm Register here

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  • 20Apr

    Mile High City to host DAV National Convention

    The Mile High City offers visitors the perfect blend of outdoor adventure and urban sophistication. Denver’s snowcapped peaks make for the perfect backdrop of this year’s convention. Beyond meeting your fellow veterans and influencing…

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  • 15Apr

    The legacy of veterans helping veterans

    More than nine decades ago, a group of veterans united under one banner and called themselves the Disabled American Veterans of the World War. As history would eventually show, America had other wars to fight, the name of the organization…

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  • 15Apr

    2015 Denver All Veterans Job Fair

            Sports Authority Field at Mile High 1701 Bryant Street Denver, CO  80204 April 16, 2015 11:00am – 3:00pm Register here

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  • 14Apr

    Personal branding: sticking out in a crowded job market

    Transitioning veterans may have to go against what’s been ingrained in them if they want to find success in the civilian job hunt, advises DAV Employment Director Jeff Hall. “One of the first things I was taught as a young…

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  • 14Apr

    Infusion of support for homeless veterans programs

    At the end of March, Veterans Affairs Secretary Bob McDonald announced the department was awarding large-scale grants to aid in combatting veteran homelessness. Nearly $93 million in 3-year Supportive Services for Veterans Families…

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