• Continue reading VBA Outreach, MVC, team up to deliver benefits in Richmond

    September 18, 2015

    September 10, 2015 As VA was wrapping up its #VASummerOfService earlier this month, last week VBA’s Benefits Assistance Service (BAS) [...]

  • Continue reading VA’s Summer of Service brings new volunteers, strategic partnerships to better serve Veterans

    September 9, 2015

    VA’s Summer of Service brought thousands of volunteers and numerous strategic partnerships to VA to better serve Veterans in communities across the nation.

  • Continue reading VA Secretary Bob McDonald’s Summer of Service

    August 24, 2015

      VA Secretary Bob McDonald and House Veterans Affairs Committee Chairman Jeff Miller participate in the DAV Forum at [...]

  • Continue reading VA Summer of Service: Three generations volunteer for Veterans

    August 14, 2015

    When 15-year-old Paxton dePingre volunteered at the Overton Brooks VA Medical Center (OBVAMC) in the summer of 2015, she didn’t [...]

  • Continue reading VA Summer of Service: Providing comfort to a Veteran’s family

    August 12, 2015

    Readers of the Quad City Times recently saw a letter from a Rock Island, Ill., resident about his family's experience at the Rock Island National Cemetery.

  • Continue reading NY, NJ Veterans unite for annual adaptive sports softball game

    August 7, 2015

    The #VASummerOfService event put Veterans into two softball teams and pairs them with volunteers and VA employees to see which club would better the other.

  • Continue reading VA Summer of Service: Manchester VAMC open house highlights programs

    July 30, 2015

    At the Manchester VAMC open house, staff members from 20 VA programs provided information to almost 100 Veteran patients as well as community partners.

  • Continue reading #ReadWhereYouAre: How Veterans can help get kids reading

    July 30, 2015

    The #ReadWhereYouAre day of action encourages everyone to read with the young people in their lives and their communities.

  • Continue reading VA Summer of Service: Tampa tram volunteers make getting around easier

    July 29, 2015

    When a patient visits the James A. Haley VA Medical Center in Tampa, Florida their first experience is often the face of a VA volunteer.

  • Continue reading VA Summer of Service: It’s a SNAP!

    July 28, 2015

    Jesse Brown VA Medical Center’s new partnership has yielded positive outcomes for Chicago-area Veterans and the surrounding community.

  • Continue reading Volunteers restore Civil War era grotto at Dayton VA

    July 27, 2015

    Over the last few years, many Dayton VAMC staff, volunteers and community partners have joined together in an effort to restore the glory to the facility's Civil War era grotto.

  • Continue reading VA Summer of Service: Charity golf tournament raises funds for Veterans

    July 27, 2015

    This year’s NH Freedom Cup charity golf tournament raised more than $15,000 for the Veterans Support Fund in honor and memory of Cpl. Michael Ouellette.