December 19th, 2017


SOMERS POINT — AMVETS Post 911 donated two K-9 trauma kits to the Police Department at the City Council meeting Thursday, Dec. 14.

The first aid kits will serve in the event of a medical emergency related to the department’s two police dogs, Ergo and … Read More »

December 12th, 2017

Crestview News Bulletin Contributor

CRESTVIEW — Since 1990, the AMVETS, Ladies Auxiliary, Sons of AMVETS and AMVETS Riders have shared Christmas dinners for those in need. That tradition continues this year.

“We will be delivering meals in the area from Shoal River in the east and south, Yellow River to … Read More »

November 23rd, 2017

Melody Burri | Daily Messenger

A three-hour collection will take place Dec. 2 during Victor’s Christmas in the Village event

VICTOR — During a season that’s full of gift-giving and celebration, an effort is underway to help bring joy to a season that, for some, can be challenging.

Area veterans … Read More »

November 20th, 2017

Jason Jordan | The Evening Tribune

HORNELL — For Hornell AMVETS and AMVETS Riders, a helping hand is always a two way street.

Building on their positive relationship with the area’s first responders, the Post and Club collaborated to make a significant donation to both the Hornell Police and Fire … Read More »

November 16th, 2017

Saluting Fort Hill Veterans

RICK NORTON | The Cleveland Daily Banner

In a community that takes to heart a message often driven home by Tennessee Commissioner of Veterans Services Many-Bears Grinder, AMVETS veterans have honored both the living and the dead.

In observance of the recent Veterans Day Weekend activities, … Read More »

November 13th, 2017


Washington, DC, November 11, 2017 – To celebrate Veterans Day, Hillwood Middle School in Fort Worth, TX, took on National Desert Storm War Memorial (NDSWM) Texas School Challenge: raising funds to build the National Desert … Read More »

November 9th, 2017

Jim Herrin | Herald Citizen

A new organization, intended to appeal to younger military veterans in the area, has been chartered in Cookeville.

Highland AMVETS Post 44 was organized after Jason Murphy, a veteran of the Air Force, was approached about starting a local chapter.

“I’m actually kind of sad … Read More »

November 6th, 2017

Carl Prine | San Diego Union-Tribune

With the World War II hero seated in the shadow of its looming gray hull, the U.S. Navy on Saturday christened the Hershel “Woody” Williams, adding another vessel to America’s growing arsenal in the Pacific.

The ship’s namesake, retired Marine Chief Warrant Officer 4 … Read More »

October 29th, 2017

AMVETS post 89 (Homosassa, FL) took part in locating and cleaning veterans headstones located in Homosassa’s Stage Stand Cemetery, October 21. The AMVETS spent the morning restoring gravestones of World War I, World War II, Korea and Vietnam veterans.

Roger Ingall, Past VFW 8189 Auxillery President obtained … Read More »

October 23rd, 2017

AMVETS POST 44 (Struthers, OH), Sons, and Riders, along with Home Depot, help disabled veteran Mike Willochell of Boardman get his house rehabbed last week. The AMVETS assisted with new siding, garage door maintenance, landscaping, and fixing blinds.

We Thank National 2nd Vice Jan Brown, JP Brown and all Post … Read More »

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