• 22Mar2022

    DAV statement on VA caregiver program

    DAV believes VA’s announcement that it “will not remove anyone from the [caregiver] program or decrease any support before we re-examine our current eligibility criteria” is the right action to take. VA’s Program of Comprehensive…

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  • 22Mar2022

    Wells Fargo donates vehicle to DAV

    Left to right: Virginia Senate Majority Leader Dick Saslaw, Chris Bishop of Wells Fargo, Krystal Koons of Jim Koons Automotive Group and DAV Washington Headquarters Executive Director Randy Reese in front of the 2021 Ford Explorer…

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  • 21Mar2022

    DAV job fair helps 30-year Army veteran find opportunity

    After more than 30 years as a maintenance technician in the U.S. Army, Alston Cleary retired as a chief warrant officer 5. He now works for agricultural machinery giant John Deere, after he found the job through a DAV job fair. When…

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  • 21Mar2022

    Joint Base Lewis McChord Job Fair, Wednesday, March 23, 2022

    Welcome to the Recruit Military Joint Base Lewis McChord Job Fair for Veterans.  Connecting Veterans with employers. Recruiting Event Open to all US Military Job Seekers and Spouse. March 23, 2022 Register here

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  • 21Mar2022

    Kansas City Veterans Job Fair, Thursday, March 24, 2022

    Welcome to the Recruit Military Kansas City Veterans Job Fair for Veterans.  Connecting Veterans with employers. Recruiting Event Open to all US Military Job Seekers and Spouse. March 24, 2022 Register here

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  • 17Mar2022

    DAV addresses VA’s infrastructure realignment recommendations

    Earlier this week, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) issued a series of recommendations to the Asset and Infrastructure Review (AIR) Commission aimed at modernizing and realigning the VA health care system as required by the VA MISSION…

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  • 17Mar2022

    DAV backs bills to revamp military sexual assault claims process

    Roughly a quarter of women in the military report  that they have experienced some form of sexual harassment during their service, and 1 in 16 report that they have experienced sexual assault, according to a 2021 RAND research…

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  • 16Mar2022

    DAV mourns loss of past executive director

    DAV mourns the loss of Garry Augustine, past DAV National Service and Legislative Headquarters executive director, who died on March 14, 2022, in Washington D.C. He was 71. A native of Lake County, Ohio, Augustine enlisted in the Army…

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  • 15Mar2022

    Seeing the need

    Randy Schmidt laughs during a conversation with friend Edward Zackery over a cup of coffee. Since moving to Medina, Ohio, in 1999 after retiring from his career in the California juvenile justice system, Schmidt has been a constant…

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  • 14Mar2022

    National Virtual Job Fair, Tuesday, March 15, 2022

    Welcome to the Recruit Military National Virtual Job Fair for Veterans.  Connecting Veterans with employers. Recruiting Event Open to all US Military Job Seekers and Spouse. March 15, 2022 Register here

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