Vietnam Veterans of America
Sanford, Maine 04073
Founded in 1978, Vietnam Veterans of America is the only National Vietnam veterans organization Congressionally chartered and exclusively Â dedicated to Vietnam-era veterans and their families. Vietnam Veterans of America is organized as a not-for-profit corporation and is tax-exempt under Section 501(c)(19) of the Internal Revenue Code
VIETNAM VETERANS OF AMERICA FOUNDING PRINCIPLE
"Never Again Will One Generation Of Veterans Abandon Another"
Vietnam Veterans of America goals are: to promote and support the full range of issues important to Vietnam veterans' to create a new identity for this generation, and to change the public perception of Vietnam veterans'.
*Over 50,000 Individual Members *46 State Councils *630 Local Chapters
*Aggressively advocate on issues to veterans' *Seek full access to quality health care for veterans' *Identify the full range of disabling injuries and illnesses incurred during military service *Hold government agencies accountable for following laws mandating veterans' health care *Create a positive perception of Vietnam veterans' *Seek the fullest possible accounting of America's POW/MIA's *Support the next generation of America's war veterans' *Serve our communities
Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 1044 located in Sanford has undertaken a "Warm Feet For Veterans" campaign where we are collection new warm socks for homeless veterans and their families as well as veterans in need. We are collecting all size socks men, women,girls,boys and babies.
In order for us to get the most exposure we are looking for businesses that would be willing to let us place a drop box in there location this way the public can come and drop off the socks.
If you know of a place in the Sanford area that would be willing please contact me with the business name, location and contact person, thank you.
If you would like to make a donation to help us purchase socks please make your check out to
Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 1044 and mail it to
Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 1044
P.O. Box 844
Sanford, Maine 04073