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65th Infantry Regiment receives Congressional Gold Medal

65th Infantry Regiment receives Congressional Gold Medal

Puerto Rican Soldiers who fought with the 65th Infantry Regiment through America’s conflicts going back to World War II were presented the Congressional Gold Medal in a ceremony on Capitol Hill, April 13.  Read more »

Native American and Asian-American Veterans

Facts About CMV

Get information about the Center for Minority Veterans…our Vision, Mission, who we serve, what we do, and our outreach efforts.

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CMV Outreach Event

Minority Veterans Programs Coordinators

The primary goal of this outreach initiative is to increase local awareness of minority Veterans related issues and develop strategies for increasing their participation in existing VA benefit programs for eligible Veterans.

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Advisory Committee on Minority Veterans

Advisory Committee on Minority Veterans

Appointed by the Secretary, The Advisory Committee on Minority Veterans (ACMV) was established under Public Law 103-446 &sec; 510, November 2, 1994.  The Committee consists of Veterans who represent respective minority groups.

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The Center for Minority Veterans is part of the Office of the Secretary.  The Center assists eligible Veterans in their efforts to receive benefits and services from VA.  The Center acts only as a mediator and facilitator — As such the Center does not process claims, handle equal employment complaints, or employee relation problems.  The Center is dedicated to ensuring that all Veterans are aware of benefits, services, and programs offered by VA.

National Minority Health Month

April is National Minority Health Month 2016!

The theme for 2016 is “Accelerating Health Equity for the Nation.”  View External link to a government website the Acting U.S. Department of Health & Human Services Assistant Secretary for Health’s Statement on National Minority Health Month.  Learn more » External link to a government website

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  • Center for Minority Veterans
    810 Vermont Ave. (00M)
    Washington, DC 20420
    (202) 461-6191