• 08Apr2014

    Pension Scams Bilk Veterans and the VA

    Veterans are being warned about fraudulent offers of help in qualifying for benefits through the Veterans Pension Program. This type of scam is often directed toward veterans and family members who do not actually qualify for a VA pension. The…

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  • 07Apr2014

    The Five “P’s” of Membership Recruitment

    Elian Markoff, founder of Art in Giving, who raises funds to eliminate cancer in children by selling fine art, once said, “Membership recruitment is an art and a science.” I couldn’t agree more. Markoff developed the ”five…

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  • 07Apr2014

    DAV Partnership Connects Vets with Technology Careers

    DAV is partnering with U.S. technology trade associations in an online community that helps veterans transition to civilian careers. The initiative, U.S. Tech Vets, connects veterans to employment in the technology sector. “The…

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  • 01Apr2014

    Certification for Better Service

    It cannot be overstated just how vital our Chapter and Department service programs are to the fulfillment of DAV’s overall mission of service to veterans. So many veterans, family members and survivors rely on our Chapter and Department…

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  • 31Mar2014

    Auxiliary National Commander to be Honored at Testimonial

    A testimonial dinner to honor Auxiliary National Commander Susan K. Miller will be held at the Double Tree by Hilton Hotel in Denver April 5. The hotel address is 3203 Quebec St. The event begins at 6 p.m. with a cash bar reception,…

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  • 28Mar2014

    Statement Regarding Sgt. Bergdahl

    “Today is Sgt. Bowe R. Bergdahl’s twenty-eighth birthday. This will be his fifth birthday away from family and friends. He has been held prisoner of war since June 30, 2009, when he was captured by the Taliban in Afghanistan,”…

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  • 27Mar2014

    Reports of MST Spike in 2013

    Last year ended with a significant uptick—more than 50 percent—in the number of sexual assaults reported in the military. Defense Department officials suggest the increased willing ness of military sexual trauma, or MST, survivors…

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  • 25Mar2014

    Success is Vital

    New collaborative program helps veteran students succeed in higher education Veterans who interrupted or delayed their education to serve in the military often find it difficult to transition to college life, but a new program…

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  • 20Mar2014
  • 20Mar2014

    Home Memorial

    DAV and the Home Depot Foundation help a family honor a wife, mother, Army veteran. Erasmo and Maria Flores learned in the Army to never give up, and both took that tenet to heart when they fought the battle of their lives. Erasmo,…

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