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 Veterans Support Organizations 

 

SPOTLIGHT

Organization

About the Organization

American Legion

 

The American Legion was chartered and incorporated by Congress in 1919 as a patriotic veterans organization devoted to mutual helpfulness. It is the nation’s largest veterans service organization, committed to mentoring and sponsorship of youth programs in our communities, advocating patriotism and honor, promoting a strong national security, and continued devotion to our fellow service members and veterans.

 

Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America (IAVA)

Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America is the nation's first and largest group dedicated to the Troops and Veterans of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, and the civilian supporters of those Troops and Veterans

 

Military Officer Association of America

MOAA is the nation's largest and most influential association of military officers. We are a powerful force speaking for a strong national defense and representing the interests of military officers and their families at every stage of their careers. 

 

Non-Commissioned Officers Association

The NCOA was established in 1960 to enhance and maintain the quality of life for noncommissioned and petty officers in all branches of the Armed Forces, National Guard and Reserves.

The NCOA offers its members a wide range of benefits and services designed especially for
enlisted service members and their families.

 

Student Veterans of America

To provide military veterans with the resources, support, and advocacy needed to succeed in higher education and following graduation. 

 

Veterans of Foreign Wars

Ensure that veterans are respected for their service, always receive their earned entitlements, and are recognized for the sacrifices they and their loved ones have made on behalf of this great country. 

 

Vietnam Veterans of America

VVA's goals are to promote and support the full range of issues important to Vietnam veterans, to create a new identity for this generation of veterans, and to change public perception of Vietnam veterans.

 

 Vets for Vets

 Vets4Vets is a non-partisan organization dedicated to helping Iraq and Afghanistan-era veterans to heal from the psychological injuries of war through the use of peer support.

 

What’s Coming Up?
Jan 1 - Dec 31 SRU's 125th anniversary #sru125
Aug 21-24 WOW Move-In Days #sruWOW
Aug 25 Fall semster begins
Sept 1 Labor Day (no class)
Sept 2 Drop/Add deadline in SRU office or on MySRU
Sept 8 Last day to add w/ prof approval and add card
Sept 11 Saturday classses held
Oct 12-Oct 14 Fall Break
Oct 14 Professional Development Day

A Guide for Veterans
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