A Legacy of Service, Hope for the Future

With almost 1,300 chapters and more than 1 million members across the country, DAV empowers our nation’s heroes and their families by helping to provide the resources they need and ensuring our nation keeps the promises made to them.

Roland Paquette Awarded 2017 Charlie Geren Veteran Citizen of the Year Award

Charlie Geren Veteran Citizen of the Year The Charlie Geren Veteran Citizen of the Year Award is a nomination-based program designed to recognize and celebrate veterans that have settled in the 99th District of the Texas House of Representatives and have worked to contribute to the improvement, vitality, and sustainability of the community, honorees are […]

San Antonio College Visit

National Sr. Vice Dennis Nixon and his wife were guest of the staff at San Antonio College on Nov. 2, 2017. They received a complete briefing on the excellent work being accomplished at the college, taking care of the needs of veterans. First Picture, left to right: San Antonio College President; Dr. Robert Vela, Interim […]

VA Photo ID Cards for All Veterans Coming in November

  All honorably discharged veterans of every era will be able to get a photo identification card from the Department of Veterans Affairs starting in November due to a law passed in 2015. The law, known as the Veterans Identification Card Act 2015, orders the VA to issue a hard-copy photo ID to any honorably discharged veteran who […]

DAV 41 Participates in Pray for Peace Campaign

A 100 mile parade for the Pray for Peace Campaign was a success. We toured the Magic Ranch that will be a Wellness Center in the future. Once again , Vietnam veteran Harry Patterson sponsored this parade that would include us, the DAV.   – Commander Joel Jimenez, George Register North Texas, DAV Chapter 41

Tervis Tumbler Co. Campaign to Raise Funds for DAV

      MEMORANDUM TO:        National Executive Committee & National Interim Committee Members DAV, Trust and Foundation Board of Directors Department & Chapter Commanders and Adjutants State Commanders and Adjutants Association President and Secretary DAV Auxiliary National Commander and National Adjutant All Employees FROM:   J. Marc Burgess, National Adjutant SUBJECT:   Tervis […]

Transportation Network to Receive a 2017 Ford 7 Flex

The DAV Transportation Network will be receiving a 2017 Ford 7 Passenger Flex during the National Convention in New Orleans, LA!  The Ford Motor Company has once again made it possible for the DAV to purchase eight vehicles at the Doris Miller VA Medical Center, Waco has been designated to receive one. DAV National Commander […]

Virtual Employment Fair – June 6th, 1-4 pm

CWe hope that you will join us for our next virtual hiring event on Tuesday, June 6th from 1-4pm EST. DAV HOME ABOUT US BECOME A MEMBER Dear Teresa, DAV is partnering with Veteran Recruiting, along with many of America’s biggest and best companies to ensure that at least 100,000 veterans find meaningful employment by […]

ACTION ALERT: President’s Budget Proposes to Reduce Veterans’ Benefits

On May 23, 2017, the Administration released the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) budget for fiscal year 2018. Contained within this budget were two legislative proposals that DAV strongly opposes because if enacted into law, they would seriously reduce benefits for our nation’s ill and injured veterans, their families and survivors. 10-year cost-of-living round down […]

Veterans Choice Program (VCP) Phone Line Imposter

VCP Phone Line Imposter It has come to VA’s attention that a phone line has been set up by an unknown party to potentially “mimic” the VCP phone line. This imposter phone line may be intended to reach Veterans who inadvertently dial the VCP number incorrectly. We want you to know that we are taking […]

MEMORANDUM: Ford and DAV Drive 4 Ur Community Events

MEMORANDUM To:                   National Executive Committee                           Department Commanders and Adjutants From:            Department Commanders and Adjutants Subject:        Ford & DAV Drive 4 UR Community Events    I […]