Headquarter News

January 17th, 2019

Dear Senator Blumenthal:

American Veterans (AMVETS), the most inclusive Congressionally chartered veteran service organization in the U.S., strongly supports the effort to ensure those veterans who served during the Vietnam War and now suffer the lifelong effects of Agent Orange exposure are no longer denied the benefits they’d earned and … Read More »

December 29th, 2018

Commitment to a healthier 2019

AMVETS is wholly committed to improving and protecting the health of all American Veterans and their families. As the nation’s most inclusive major veterans service organization, AMVETS is entering 2019 with a New Year’s Resolution to help veterans and their families stop smoking and eliminate … Read More »

June 28th, 2018


Contact: John Hoellwarth
National Communications Director
AMVETS (American Veterans)
(703) 628-9621

AMVETS National Headquarters, June 28, 2018 – Congress must move swiftly to enact H.R. 5588 to repair and maintain the Mare Island Naval Cemetery in Vallejo, California, AMVETS announced today.

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June 20th, 2018

AMVETS National Headquarters and the National Programs department would like to offer our heartfelt congratulations to the winners of AMVETS 2018 scholarships. Every year, we receive very impressive candidates and this year is no different. Our judges were overwhelmed by the talent and achievements demonstrated by each finalist.

For the … Read More »

April 3rd, 2018

Dear Mr. President:

American Veterans (AMVETS) strongly urges you to reconsider your appointment of Robert Wilkie as acting VA secretary, and instead, to elevate the VA’s current deputy secretary to that position, as prescribed by federal law.
Deputy VA Secretary Thomas Bowman is a retired Marine Corps … Read More »

February 12th, 2018


Miles Migliara
Communications Specialist

AMVETS National Adopts ‘Patriot Program’

AMVETS National Headquarters – In a move that promotes AMVETS’ national recognized Americanism program, the organization has decided to adopt the Patriot Program, a “love of country” initiative … Read More »

November 16th, 2017

The following is a release of AMVETS 2017 Winter Raffle Sweepstake Winners. Congrats to all who won!

September 13th, 2017

The AMVETS Veteran Friendly Employer of the Year Awards program recognizes employers from the private sector and government (local, state and federal) who have made great strides in providing employment to our veterans.

The awards recognize organizations based on their commitment to serving veterans through both their hiring practices and … Read More »

May 25th, 2017


Contact: John Hoellwarth, AMVETS
(301) 683-4035
jhoellwarth -at- amvets -dot- org

Kaz Sasahara, The Nimitz Group
(571) 271-9737
kaz -at- thenimitzgroup -dot- com

The Nimitz Group Joins AMVETS to Fight for All Veterans

WASHINGTON, D.C. – AMVETS (American Veterans) is … Read More »

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