Town Hall Meeting of Elected Reps on September 20

CVO Town Hall Meetings

The Coalition of Veterans Organizations (CVO) will sponsor a Town Hall Meeting on Saturday, September 20th from 10 AM to 12:30 PM at the Montford Point Marine Association, 7011 S Vincennes in Chicago.

We have invited many elected representatives to attend, including Senators Mark Kirk and Dick Durbin, Rep. Bobby Rush, Rep. Danny Davis, Rep. Tammy Duckworth, Rep. Luis Gutierrez, Rep. Robin Kelly, Rep. Mike Quigley and Alderman Roderick Sawyer.

Let them hear our concerns! The agenda will include the current crisis at the VA, the investigation of the Crisis Hot Line instigated by CVO, Veteran Homelessness and Mental Health concerns, and the need for these representatives to carry out the CVO Veterans Program in order to solve the problems of the VA.

Be sure to come out! As always, we’ll have Coffee and Donuts.

Arrive early so we can get started on time!

Download Flyer Below ↓

Download Flyer for Town Hall Meeting

Next CVO Meeting at Montford Point August 16

The Coalition of Veterans Organizations (CVO) will hold it’s next meeting on Saturday, August 16th from 10 AM to 12:30 PM at the Montford Point Marine Association, 7011 S Vincennes in Chicago.

We’re going back to Montford Point! Make sure to attend!

We’ll be having a presentation on the Crisis Hot Line from the Jesse Brown Suicide Prevention staff. We’ve received another response from the VA in Washington, DC in response to our letter about the Crisis Hot Line! Come to the meeting and hear the latest! Plus, much more!

Coffee and donuts will be served (as usual)!!

Be early so we can get started on time!

Bruce Parry
CVO Chair

Vietnam Veterans Memorial Moving Wall in Berwyn, IL this weekend

Vietnam Moving Wall Memorial

The Moving Wall will be in Berwyn, IL this weekend (Aug 7-11, 2014). The Moving Wall is the half-size replica of the Washington, DC Vietnam Veterans Memorial and has been touring the country for almost thirty years. Here is the link for more information. There are a few scheduled activities as part of the event.

http://movingwall.berwynparks.org/index.asp