Mayor’s Office of Veterans Affairs

    ON BEHALF OF A GRATEFUL NATION, THANK YOU FOR YOUR SERVICE. The Mayor’s Office of Veterans Affairs is a proud Commemorative Partner of the United States of America Vietnam War Commemoration. It is an unfortunate reality that many of our nation’s veterans who answered the call to duty during the Vietnam War did […]

NAAV Attends Veterans Service Officers Bi-Monthly Meeting

  The National Association of American Veterans, Inc. (NAAV) President, Chief Executive Officer, and Veterans Service Officer Constance A. Burn was a participant at the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, Veterans Service Officers Bi-Monthly Meeting held at the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, Under Secretary of the Veterans Health Administration (VHA) held at the Central […]

National Association of American Veterans, Inc. Attends U. S. Army Women’s Foundation 10th Annual Summit

The National Association of American Veterans, Inc. (NAAV) attended this year’s 10th Annual Summit of the U.S. Army Women’s Foundation on March 12, 2018 at the Capitol Hill Visitor Center Conference Auditorium in Washington, District of Columbia. The theme “Army Women: Lead, Network, and Grow” focus on celebrating the service, accomplishments, and sacrifices of Army […]

Celebrating Black History Month

The National Association of American Veterans, Inc. (NAAV) President and Chief Executive Officer Constance A. Burns attended the Black History Program on Friday, February 23, 2018, at the Armed Forces Retirement Home in Washington, DC. The theme “African Americans in Times of War” and program of events included Billy Bowen, Moderator; John P. Goodloe, Chaplain, […]

24th Annual VAMC Winterhaven Homeless Stand Down and 14th Annual NAAV Community Partner Participation

On Saturday, January 27, 2018, the National Association of American Veterans (NAAV) participated in its fourteenth year of helping homeless and at-risk Veterans of the greater DC metropolitan area at the DC VA Medical Center’s (VAMC) Winterhaven Stand Down for Homeless Veterans, along with collaborative partners representing agencies, organizations and volunteers. Attendance numbers indicate that […]

MEDIA ADVISORY: BIPARTISAN SENATE AND HOUSE COMMITTEE TO EXAMINE LEGIONNAIRES? OUTBREAK

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: FOR MORE INFORMATION: Friday, January 05, 2018 Reena Tandon: (309) 533-1210 rtandon@senatedem.ilga.gov   BIPARTISAN SENATE AND HOUSE COMMITTEE TO EXAMINE LEGIONNAIRES’ OUTBREAK CHICAGO – Ongoing tragic outbreaks of Legionnaire’s disease resulting in 13 deaths at the Quincy Veterans’ Home have led State Senator Tom Cullerton (D-Villa Park) to call for a full […]

Tom Cullerton takes leads discussion to help remedy Legionaries’ disease epidemic-placement

  CHICAGO- State Senator Tom Cullerton (D-Villa Park) convened a joint bipartisan hearing of the Senate and House Veterans Affairs Committee to examine the Legionnaires’ disease outbreak at the Illinois Veterans Home at Quincy to help better serve and protect Illinois veterans. This legislative forum serves as a crucial opportunity to examine the process our […]

National Association of American Veterans, Inc. Community Partner with DC Medical Center – Veterans Mental Health Events in 2018

The National Association of American Veterans, Inc. will serve as one of the Community Partners with the Washington, D.C., Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Veterans Mental Health Events scheduled for 2018 in Washington, D.C. The purpose of these events is to provide assistance to Veterans and their families at all levels of the mental health care […]

Veterans Luncheon

Health Challenges Facing Women Veterans Following Deployment The Women’s Veteran Luncheon was held at the Rayburn House Office Building on November 7, 2017. The event was sponsored by the Women’s Congressional Policy Institute, Disabled American Veterans, and Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America along with the Congressional Caucus for Women’s Issues. It was made possible […]