September 2nd, 2021

AMVETS National Headquarters, September 2, 2021 – American Veterans, or AMVETS, is proud to announce our newly-elected National Commander Greg Heun, Kentucky resident and Navy veteran. He was elected by delegates from across the nation at AMVETS’ 76th national convention, which took place in August 2021 in Greensboro, North Carolina.

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March 30th, 2021

“The center will be known for improving the lives of veterans, service members and their families, a place known for inspiring our youth to find their purpose.”

December 29th, 2020

For the 33rd consecutive year, a massive motorcycle run took place in the nation’s capital over Memorial Day Weekend to raise awareness of the plight of U.S. prisoners of war and the 82,000 service members still missing in action and address the national suicide epidemic taking the lives of … Read More »

May 11th, 2020

For Immediate Release

AMVETS National Convention Canceled Due to COVID-19

LANHAM, Md. (May 11, 2020) – The United States’ most inclusive veterans service organization, which represents the interests of 18 million-plus American Veterans, has canceled its 76th National Convention.

With its members’ safety and well-being in mind, AMVETS (American … Read More »

April 7th, 2020

WASHINGTON D.C. – For 32 years every Memorial Day, action has been taken to raise awareness for the critical issues facing our nation’s veterans. In 2020, we will continue the tradition through the Rolling to Remember Challenge.

As always, the health and safety of our riders and the veteran community … Read More »

March 19th, 2020

March 18, 2020

Dear AMVETS Family,

What a difference a few weeks makes in how we’re going about our lives. Our posts and canteens are closed for the most part due to social distancing, our routines are disrupted, and we’re concerned for families and community’s health and wellbeing.

AMVETS Leadership … Read More »

November 9th, 2019

Contact: Miles Migliara

AMVETS National Communications Manager



AMVETS NATIONAL HEADQUARTERS – AMVETS National Commander Jan Brown sent a letter this week to the organization’s 1,100 posts, 43 state-level departments, and 6 regional districts calling for 10,000 volunteers to become trained HEAL Ambassadors by the end of the … Read More »

June 20th, 2019

AMVETS would like to offer our congratulations to the very first winners of the Lowe’s + AMVETS Scholarships. The pool of candidates this year were impressive and demonstrated the desire to make a difference. These recipients will set the tone for those who follow. Congratulations to all winners and we … 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 »

December 12th, 2018

VSO Letter to President Trump Requesting Support for Blue Water Navy Legislation – December 12 2018

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