DAV is an established nonprofit charity that has been assisting veterans and their dependents for the last 100 years. DAV’s services include a collective of robust Department’s to assist veterans every day. DAV’s services are offered at no cost to all generations of veterans, their families and survivors. In 2019, the organization helped veterans receive more than $21 billion in earned benefits, provide more than 600,000 rides to veterans attending medical appointments, hosted over 140 career fairs, provide $300,000 in disaster relief funds, and work to have five different pieces of legislation passed in Congress.
DAV is also a leader in connecting veterans with meaningful employment, hosting job fairs and providing resources to ensure they have the opportunity to participate in the American Dream their sacrifices have made possible.
With nearly 1,300 chapters and more than 1 million members across the country, DAV empowers our nation’s heroes and their families by helping to provide the resources they need and ensuring our nation keeps the promises made to them.