The next meeting of the Coalition of Veterans Organizations will be held in the 2nd floor Conference Room of the Jesse Brown VA Medical Center at 7 PM on this Wednesday, February 21st.
The Executive Committee will meet at 6 PM in the same location. If you want to attend and see what the Executive Committee does, arrive at 6 PM.
The Agenda for the Membership Meeting will include a presentation on “The Right to Heal Campaign,” a campaign against the increasing privatization of the VA. We will also have reports on the Veterans Against Violence Campaign, the CVO struggle for Dental Care for Veterans and other issues of importance to Veterans and their families.
Light refreshments will be served. Parking will be validated.
Come out and support CVO!
Happy New Year!!
The first meeting of CVO in 2018 will be held on Wednesday, January 17th at 7 PM in the 2nd floor Conference Room of the Jesse Brown VA Hospital at 820 S Damen Ave in Chicago. Arrive early if you are interested in the committees and catching up on what CVO is doing; members of the Executive Committee will be there by 6 PM.
The agenda is really exciting! We’re going to start with a presentation by veteran activist Aaron Hughes on the Right to Heal Campaign. Then we are going have Bill Luna back to make another presentation on Latino veterans. We will also be giving out coupons for free haircuts at the Hair Cuttery.
In case of inclement weather, be sure to call us at 773-243-2335 to get the latest meeting information.
As usual, parking will be validated and pizza will be served!
See you on the 17th!
- Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration! See Attached
- Veteran Seniors Housing and Resource Fair See Attached
- Mindfulness Meditation See Attached
- VCS Canteen – Improvements/New Hours! See Attached
- New Flu Clinic Location: Red Clinic / Module-F (1st floor/Ogden Building)
- Flu Clinic Hours: Monday-Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
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The next meeting of CVO will be from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. on this Wednesday, November 15th, at the Jesse Brown VA Medical Center. We meet in the 2nd floor Prescription Room (far north section of the building). Parking in the garage may be validated.
The agenda will include a scheduled presentation entitled “Mexican Americans in America’s Defense”, reports from selected committees: (Executive, Homelessness, Newsletter, Veterans Affairs, Legal Support), and helpful information. Bring your ideas to strengthen CVO and all veterans. You may renew your 2018 membership online (www.coalitionofvets.org/membership/ ) or at this meeting. CVO brochures are available and refreshments will be served! The following meeting is scheduled for January 17, 2018.
Come ready to network and fellowship with active veterans.
The next meeting of the Coalition of Veterans Organizations (CVO) will be held on Saturday, November 15th from 10 AM to 12:30 PM at the Jesse Brown VA in the 2nd Floor Conference Room.
We will have parking validation.
We will have a presentation on Discharge Upgrades by Ray Parrish. Ray is a long-term member of CVO, a trained Veteran Service Officer (VSO) and an expert on Discharge Upgrades. Don’t miss his presentation!
We’ll also have updates on all the CVO activities.
As always, Coffee and Donuts will be served.
We’ll start on time, so plan to arrive early.
The next meeting of the Coalition of Veterans Organizations (CVO) will be held on Saturday, October 18th from 10 AM to 12:30 PM in the 2nd Floor Conference Room of Jesse Brown VA Medical Center at Ogden and Polk in Chicago. There will be parking validation.
The agenda will include a sum-up of our work on the VA Crisis, the VA Crisis Hot Line, Homelessness, and more.
As always, Coffee and Donuts will be served.
Dr. Bruce E. Parry
NATIONAL WOMEN VETERANS UNITED PRE-VETERAN’S DAY STAND DOWN 2014 FOR WOMEN VETERANS
Saturday, October 25, 2014 9:00 am —3:00 pm
Jesse Brown VA
820 S. Damen Ave. 2nd Floor Chicago, IL
- Continental Breakfast & Lunch
- New & Gently Used Clothing & More…
- Resources & Health Vendors
- Free Raffles: Winner Must Be Present to Win!
- Special Drawing: (1) Kindle Tablet Fire (1) Flat Screen TV
It is not about
One of us!
ITS’ ALL OF US!
Would you like to Volunteer for Stand Down 2014?
Please Download a Volunteer Form here.
Do you wish to be a Vendor at Stand Down 2014?
Please Download Vendor Form here.
Mail Forms to: NATIONAL WOMEN VETERANS UNITED
P. O. Box 20149
Chicago, Illinois 60620
The next meeting of CVO will be on Saturday, April 19th from 10 AM to 12:30 PM in the 2nd Floor Conference Room of the Jesse Brown VA Medical Center at 820 S Damen in Chicago. Parking validation will be available.
The agenda will include taking our program to our elected representatives, the May Armed Forces Day CVO Fundraiser, and CVO participation in the Memorial Day Parade.
As usual, coffee and donuts will be served.
See you there!