Pre-New Years Eve Dinner Dance Fund-Raiser 2016


Join the National Women Veterans United (NWVU) for a Semi Formal Dinner Dance fund-raiser, in support of the IL Community Women Veteran’s Center. Music, food, fun, 50/50 raffles and camaraderie! Individual ticket donations ($50) or take advantage of a $50 discount for a table of ten at $450.00. Continue reading

FMCSA amends its commercial driver’s license (CDL) regulations


The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) has extended the period of time required to apply for a skills test needed to obtain a civilian Commercial Driver’s License (CDL). Members who operated tractor trailers can simply take a test for their Class A licensing. Continue reading

City Hall Press Conference Photos on May 24, 2016


A group of concerned veterans attended a Press Conference on Tuesday May 24, at City Hall. We were there to express the concerns of veterans in Chicago and Illinois and to call on those running for elective office to have a well thought out, comprehensive program for the veteran community which we represent. We call on veterans themselves to stand up and be counted; vote for those candidates with a veterans program that supports and benefits our community. Continue reading

Veteran’s Showcase – November 16, 2016

A  monthly showcase of the most innovative startups, pitching their latest technologies. Each month, hundreds of impassioned entrepreneurs, developers, designers, tech companies, investors and tech enthusiasts gather to watch these innovative startups launch and present their newest products and services. Continue reading

Jesse Brown VA Veterans Town Hall and Memorial Service

The Jesse Brown VA Medical Center will conduct a Town Hall Event to allow and enhance feedback from Veterans, their families and other beneficiaries, November 9, 11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.. Jesse Brown VA Medical Center will be hosting a memorial service on Sunday, November 20, 2016 from 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Continue reading