Next CVO Meeting November 20, 2019

The next meeting of the Coalition of Veterans Organizations will be held on Wednesday, November 20th at 7 PM in the 2nd floor Conference Room of the Jesse Brown VA Medical Center (820 S Damen in Chicago).On the agenda will be a presentation about the new Poor People’s Campaign, a discussion of holding a major fundraiser next spring, and more. Refreshments will be served. Parking in the garage will be validated. Get your parking validated at the front desk when you arrive. Read more [...]

Join the Poor People’s Campaign Illinois Veterans Rally – May 28, 2018

Join the Illinois Veterans movement to transform the political, economic and moral structures of our country. Wear your military jackets, shirts, medals, assemble at the State Capitol on Memorial Day — Monday May 28, 2018 at 2pm. Read more [...]

Poor People’s Campaign Illinois Press Conference

The Poor People’s Campaign: A National Call for Moral Revival aims to build a broad and deep national moral fusion movement – rooted in the leadership of the poor, marginalized and moral agents and reflecting the great moral teachings – to unite our country from the bottom up. On February 5, 2018, they served notice to the state capitals that if their voices are not heard and the issues remain unaddressed, they are prepared to take direct action and engage in nonviolent civil disobedience. Read more [...]