• 13Jan2015

    2015 San Antonio All Veterans Job Fair

        Norris Conference Center – San Antonio 618 NW Loop 410, #207 San Antonio, TX 78216 January 15, 2015 11:00am – 3:00pm Register here

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  • 12Jan2015

    Jesse Brown Scholarship nominations due soon

    The Jesse Brown Scholarship Award is a valuable incentive for high school students to get involved with the many volunteer opportunities available to them through DAV. Jesse Brown’s service and dedication to ill and injured…

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  • 12Jan2015

    DAV mourns 3rd National Junior Vice Commander Dennis Krulder’s passing

    Cold Spring, Ky. – DAV’s 3rd National Junior Vice Commander Dennis L. Krulder passed away Thursday at St. Francis Hospital in New York. Krulder was a life member of Chapter 125 in Malverne, N.Y. He was unanimously elected…

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  • 12Jan2015

    ‘Cybervetting’ may create employment barriers for veterans

    A common recruiting tool used by many employers as part of their standard hiring practice is something every transitioning veteran should be aware of. This implement, defined as “cybervetting,” is “using information found…

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  • 24Dec2014

    Big Results From DAV Information Seminars

    DAV National Service Officers work directly with veterans, family members and survivors one-on-one every day, but they also provide valuable seminars to groups around the county. These information seminars include a comprehensive…

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  • 22Dec2014

    The legislative successes of 2014

    If you have ever needed proof that your efforts do make a difference in Washington, D.C., look no further than the Fiscal Year 2015 omnibus spending bill which was enacted into law this month. Several of DAV’s own provisions…

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  • 22Dec2014

    Why some companies hesitate to hire veterans

    A recent report issued by the Center for a New American Security (CNAS) says that annual unemployment rates for post 9/11 veterans is about one percent higher than of non-veterans. It also found younger veterans, ages 22-24, had a three…

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  • 17Dec2014

    Statement of Ron F. Hope, DAV National Commander

    DAV Applauds Passage of Legislation that Protects Veterans’ Benefit Checks Today we celebrate an important victory for veterans and their families. Congress has passed and the president has signed the omnibus federal spending…

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  • 17Dec2014

    Obama signs $1.1 trillion government spending bill

    WASHINGTON Wed Dec 17, 2014 – (Reuters) – President Barack Obama on Tuesday signed a $1.1 trillion spending bill passed by Congress last week that lifted the threat of a government shutdown. The legislation funds…

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  • 11Dec2014

    Making our own history

    I think we can learn a lot from history. It’s a record of where we’ve been and often charts the course yet to come. Some historians theorize, and I agree, that history shapes our future. It helps us analyze our shortcomings…

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