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Veteran Friendly Employer of the Year Nomination Form

Good afternoon, AMVETS Leadership! Each year, the national Programs teams asks for nominations for Veteran Friendly Employer of the Year. Recently, the response has been lukewarm and so we are hoping that by sharing the attached form with our leadership around the country and other AMVETS teams, we can really make a meaningful impact this […]

Keep veterans services local, says Ludlow agent Eric Segundo

By Anne-Gerard Flynn Special to The Republican LUDLOW – Eric Segundo, director of this town’s veterans services, is adding his voice to a growing number of advocates in opposition to a bill before the state legislature that would replace local veterans services offices with 25 regional centers funded through the state. “We take care of […]

AMVETS’ Scholarships

AMVETS’ Scholarships » 2018 Scholarship Recipients Please note: The application can only be completed online and will be accessible when the next scholarship cycle opens. The 2019 AMVETS Scholarship application cycle is January 14 through April 30th Two scholarships are specific to Veterans, Active Duty, Guard/Reserves: The AMVETS Scholarship: $4,000 – ($1,000 awarded annually over four years). three […]

Post 2 in Salem NH January Commander’s Column

, NH ($2200.00).  We erected and dedicated a Memorial Bench at the veteran’s cemetery, in AMVETS – Post 2 – Commander’s Column Jan. 1, 2019        Issue 19 – 1 Good Morning: Our next meeting is scheduled for Jan. 3 , 2019. Today is New Years Day, I hope you had a Holy Christmas and enjoy […]

Massachusetts judge sides with ‘bad paper’ veterans denied bonuses

By NIKKI WENTLING | STARS AND STRIPESPublished: December 31, 2018 WASHINGTON — A Massachusetts judge sided with three Afghanistan war veterans who filed a lawsuit against the state after being denied “Welcome Home” bonuses because of their other-than-honorable military discharges. In a decision handed down Wednesday, Associate Justice Michael Ricciuti ordered the Massachusetts Veterans’ Bonus Appeal Board […]

Help us spread some cheer for the New Year!

Care Package EventSaturday, January 12, 2019 from 9am – 1pm  JOIN US ATItalian American Veterans Club in MilfordJoin us for a care package packing for the deployed and making gift bags for veterans in nursing and long term care facilities.  Anyone interested in helping out is welcome  – we will also accept donations of items […]

RAO BULLETIN 1 JAN 2019 Availability Notice (Veteran News)

RAO BULLETIN 1 January 2019 HTML/PDF Editions THIS RETIREE ACTIVITIES OFFICE BULLETIN CONTAINS THE FOLLOWING ARTICLES Pg                   Article                                                Subject .                                                   * DOD *                                                   . 04 == U.S. Space Force [08] —- (Trump Draft Plan | Independent Military Branch) 06 == Transgender Troops [20] —- (Trump Asks Court to Allow Temporary Ban Enforcement) 06 == Missile Defense [01] —- (Missile […]