WE ARE AMERICAN VETERANS

                                   American Veterans (AMVETS)  is veterans service organization. By veterans for veterans,

                                   AMVETS represents the interests of 20 million veterans and their families.

                                   Founded in 1944 and chartered by an act of Congress, the AMVETS organization has more than 250,000 members.

                                   AMVETS seeks to enhance the lives of all veterans, their families and survivors.

                                   Membership in AMVETS is open to anyone who:

 

                        • Honorably served in the U.S. Armed Forces, the National Guard or Reserves.
                        • Currently serves in the U.S. Armed Forces, the National Guard or Reserves.

 

                                  AMVETS has provided assistance, jobs, and services to veterans and their communities for more than 70 years.

                                  We are known for our annual Silver Helmet Award.

                                  It is commonly called the “Veterans Oscar,” the award because it is shaped like a silver WWII helmet.

                                  Many famous Americans have been recipients of the award through the years.

                                  This award recognizes excellence and achievement in:

 

                                  • Americanism
                                  • Defense
                                  • Rehabilitation
                                  • Congressional Service and other fields.

 

 

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