Vietnam Veterans of America
BIDDEFORD, 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