Founded in 1920, DAV is a leading nonprofit charity that provides a lifetime of support for veterans of all generations and their families. The organization helps more than a million veterans each year in positive, life-changing ways. Last year, the organization provided more than 163,000 rides to veterans attending medical appointments and assisted in filing over 151,000 claims for benefits. In 2021, DAV-represented veterans received more than $25 billion in earned benefits. DAV’s services are offered at no cost to all generations of veterans, their families and survivors.
DAV is also a leader in connecting veterans with meaningful employment, hosting job fairs and providing resources to ensure they have the opportunity to participate in the American Dream their sacrifices have made possible.
With over 1,200 chapters and more than 1 million members across the country, DAV empowers our nation’s heroes and their families by helping to provide the resources they need and ensuring our nation keeps the promises made to them.
One similarity shared between DAV and Stroller Warriors is the persistent support for military members and their families. Both organizations continually recognize the importance of having someone who is there to support our cause. Let us not forget about DAV as we move on throughout our summer.
Thank you to our Stroller Warriors chapters for organizing events in support of DAV. SW dedicated over 1000 between chapters and individuals personally running to #supportDAV.