Simple Change Has Big Impact

Electronic newsletters enhance participation, save funds A relatively small change for one Chapter in Virginia has made a large impact and quite possibly saved it from closing. “Chapter 10 is the largest in Virginia. We have over 3,000 members, but we were struggling...

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Outreach on Women Veterans issues

During September, DAV National Legislative Director Joy Ilem and DAV Assistant National Legislative Director Shurhonda Love attended multiple panels to discuss the steps DAV is taking to bring women veterans issues to the forefront. As a legislative priority, DAV has...

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VA Programs Reauthorized by Congress

On September 30, 2015, the House passed S. 2082, the Department of Veterans Affairs Expiring Authorities Act. This bill, which cleared the Senate a week earlier, extends VA authority to continue certain VA programs, including its Caregiver Support Program. While this...

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