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Unbroken by Laura Hillenbrand

Bestselling Author Consulted DAV

Author Laura Hillenbrand contacted DAV while writing her book Unbroken for help to envision life inside the crew of a B-24. Now a feature film, the story chronicles the experiences of DAV member Louis Zamperini.



Widow Buffered by DAV

Widow Buffered by DAV

A Vietnam veteran’s widow can now afford to visit her grandchildren because a DAV professional made sure she got the benefits her late husband earned for his family.

Unlock more valuable and free DAV assistance for vets and their families as you refer them to the DAV National Service Office nearest their home.

You can make a difference in the lives of our nation’s injured veterans!

Need help filing your VA claims? Turn to your local DAV office.

Join your fellow wounded veterans and become a member of DAV today.

Stand by our veterans and give the gift of your time.

Anyone can support the families of our heroes. Learn about DAVA today!

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DAV & Auxiliary Advocacy Reaps Rewards

DAV & Auxiliary Advocacy Reaps Rewards

Passage of the recent omnibus spending bill reflects DAV’s influence and concerns about protecting veterans’ benefits, women veterans, and providing long-term care for aging and disabled veterans.

Vet Hiring Hesitancy Examined

Veteran Hiring Hesitancy Examined

A study shows that employers don’t understand how military skills and commendations transfer to the civilian job market. This could be stalling the employment prospects of those who fought our wars.

Veteran Employees Wanted Here

Veteran Employees Wanted Here

Veterans do receive preferential hiring in the government sector when they access the Veterans’ Recruitment Appointment. This authority gives employers the right to hire veterans without competition.

DAV Gift to Grieving Military Kids'

DAV Gives to Grieving Military Kids

A DAV chapter made a grant to a hospice to help children from military families attend a summer camp for kids and teens grieving the death of loved ones. 

A Place to Stay for Vet Patients' Families

A Place to Stay for Vet Patients’ Families

DAV and Auxiliary members in Washington and Oregon broke ground for a new home to house the families of veterans receiving care at local VA medical facilities.

Maine Unit Tackles Homelessness

Maine Unit Tackles Homelessness

Asked to help one homeless veteran, a DAV leader enlisted public and private partners to devise a successful plan to shelter all the homeless veterans in their county.

A Valentine for Veterans

Taking Care of Business

Stay tuned to reports from DAV’s Mid-Winter Conference, where DAV members and leaders bring veterans’ concerns to the attention of our nation’s legislators.

You address all critical veterans’ needs every day, Supporter, through your membership in DAV.

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