Veterans Service Organizations

American Red Cross logo American Red Cross*
Since World War I, Red Cross volunteers have provided services to US Veterans.
AMVETS (American Veterans) sponsors numerous programs to assist Veterans and their families.
Military Order of the Purple Heart logo Military Order of the Purple Heart*
This organization works to promote history, education, fraternity, service and patriotism.
Paralyzed Veterans of America logo Paralyzed Veterans of America*
The Paralyzed Veterans of America has worked to secure health care and benefits for Veterans of the armed forces living with spinal cord injury and disease.
Vietnam Veterans of America logo

Vietnam Veterans of America*

Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 20 (Rochester)
The goal of this organization is to promote and support the full range of issues important to Vietnam veterans, to create a new identity for this generation of veterans, and to change public perception of Vietnam veterans.
Blue Star Mothers logo Blue Star Mothers
The Blue Star Mothers provide support for active duty service personnel, promote patriotism, and assist veterans organizations. They are also available to assist in homeland volunteer efforts to help our country remain strong.
Gold Star Mothers logo

Gold Star Mothers

We are an organization of mothers whose sons or daughters served and died that this world might be a better place in which to live.
NY State Division of Veterans Affairs graphic NY State Division of Veterans Affairs

The purpose of the State Division of Veterans affairs is to provide quality service, advocacy and counseling for New York Veterans and their families, ensuring they receive benefits granted by law for their services to New York and the Nation.

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American Legion - Department of New York 

The members of the American Legion come together to disseminate information pertaining to the activities of the American Legion in the area. By the sharing of activities, committee reports, and legislation they hope to keep members energized, educated and involved in the locality where they can make a real difference.

Italian American War Veterans, Monroe County Post #26 logo Monroe County Post #26

Robert Dardano, Commander
2118 Sunset Street
Rochester, NY 14606

Meets 3rd Wednesday @ Dandrea's

Veterans of Foreign Wars logo

VFW - Veterans of Foreign Wars

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The mission of the VFW is to foster camaraderie among United States veterans of overseas conflicts. To serve our veterans, the military, and our communities. To advocate on behalf of all veterans.

Monroe County Powers Chapter #15 logo Monroe County Powers Chapter #15
Meeting at: 40 & 8 Chateau  
933 University Ave.
Rochester, NY 14607
ON THE 1st Wednesday OF THE MONTH at 7:30pm
E mail: [email protected]