• 11Mar2014

    DAV Ky. Chap. 19, Home Depot Lead Efforts to Help Veteran Recover from Storm

    COLD SPRING, Ky. – A retired Air Force veteran who suffered major damage to his home during the latest round of severe winter weather is receiving much-needed assistance from DAV (Disabled American Veterans) volunteers and the Home…

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  • 11Mar2014

    Veterans Courts

    The VA and justice system team up to rehabilitate veterans across the nation. Since the Revolutionary War, brave men and women have raised their right hands and taken an oath to protect and defend their country—often at great…

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  • 10Mar2014

    Mentoring through Membership

    I was sitting in yet another “mandatory fun” briefing in the base theater wishing the crowd would stop asking the visiting panelists, all retired officers or senior non-commissioned officers, questions so I could go back to work. But,…

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  • 10Mar2014

    Continuing to Keep the Promise

    Hundreds of veterans joined DAV in a powerful rally on Capitol Hill Feb. 25 as part of the daylong Operation: Keep the Promise. At the same time, supporters from around the nation placed more than 10,000 calls and emails to their…

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  • 06Mar2014

    Help Combat Veteran Unemployment with Survey Participation

    DAV knows that the transition from service member to civilian is not an easy one. There are more than half a million unemployed veterans in the United States today and DAV is committed to combating that number by ensuring the men and women…

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  • 06Mar2014

    DAV and Women Veterans

    As the most rapidly shifting demographic within the veterans’ community, women are projected to make up close to 18 percent of the total U.S. veteran population by 2040. That estimation from the Department of Veterans Affairs…

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  • 27Feb2014

    DAV Leads Operation: Keep the Promise

    Hundreds of veterans joined DAV in a powerful rally on Capitol Hill Feb. 25 as part of the daylong Operation: Keep the Promise. At the same time, supporters from around the nation made more than 3,000 calls to their U.S. senators…

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  • 27Feb2014

    The 2014 National Disabled Veterans Winter Sports Clinic is scheduled for March 30th – April 4th

    For more than 25 years, DAV and the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) have co-hosted the National Disabled Veterans Winter Sports Clinic, a physical rehabilitation program, held in the mountains of Snowmass, Colorado. This program…

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  • 21Feb2014

    Longtime DAV Supporter Gary Sinise Honored at Daytona 500 NASCAR Spring Cup Series Race

    Longtime DAV supporter and spokesman Gary Sinise is serving as the Honorary Starter for the 56th annual Daytona 500 NASCAR Spring Cup Series race. Sinise, an actor best-known for his role as Lt. Dan Taylor in the movie Forrest…

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  • 21Feb2014

    Operation: Keep the Promise

    In keeping with DAV’s top legislative priority, thousands of our members and friends in the veterans’ community will draw their focus on the nation’s capital at this year’s Mid-Winter Conference to urge Congress to put veterans…

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