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

November 28th, 2018

AMVETS Letter of Support HR 7105 copy (1)

June 20th, 2018

By Lana N. Mckenzie on July 19, 2018

As a country, we’ve gotten so used to facing the alarming number of veterans who take their
own lives that it often feels abstract at this point; nameless, faceless statistics. For those of us
who personally know veterans who’ve … Read More »

June 13th, 2018

The Waynedale News Staff

On Saturday June 23rd, the Amvets Post 33 Riders Group (a not for profit organization) will be proudly hosting the “10th annual Special Children with Special Needs for American Veterans” to raise funds to help military families with special needs children in our community. This … Read More »

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