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Phone: 212-982-9699
292 Madison Avenue
10th Floor

New York
New York 10017
USA
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Target demographics: Veterans of Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF)
Veterans of Operation Enduring Freedom (OEF)

Direct beneficiaries per year: 2 million OIF and OEF Veterans

Someone who had 3 hours of volunteer time could: Help distribute information on using the new GI Bill to veterans at a local event.

Geographic areas served: National

Mission:
Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America (IAVA) is the voice of the 21st century veteran. It was founded in June 2004 as a non-profit, non-partisan organization with a mission to improve the lives of Iraq and Afghanistan veterans and their families.

IAVA addresses the urgent issues facing the 2.2 million service members that have deployed since 2001 such as physical disabilities, mental health, suicide and unemployment by providing assistance, awareness and advocacy to serve those who have served.

For additional information visit: http://www.iava.org
Results:
1. A community of over 97,000 member veterans from around the country.

2. Passage of the New GI Bill and continued assistance with implementation.

3. Passage of Advanced Funding of the Veterans Administration (VA).

4. Partnerships with the private and public sectors to provide job opportunities for unemployed veterans.

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03/24/14
I have been a long standing Member of this Great Org. They have help me in so many way, from helping me write and resume, given me advise and just being there to listen when i need and ear. The rucksack is also wonderful I recieve a free suit and a few other thing I need to make life a little ... more »
10/30/13
IAVA was instrumental in improving the education benefits for all service members and veterans. I was able to take advantage of the post-9/11 GI bill to complete my bachelors program. Without the superior tuition reimbursement and BAH stipend, I would not have been able to attend school and support ... more »
IAVA has really worked to help the student veterans at my school, UC Berkeley. They do so much to help us understand the GI BILL, have passed along great job opportunities and are currently helping us promote community service events... more »
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