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Center for Minority Veterans (CMV)

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Danielle Green was one of the first female service members injured in Iraq

ESPYs to honor basketball star turned wounded warrior

A college basketball star turned wounded Army veteran will be the second recipient of the Pat Tillman Award for Service at next month's ESPY Awards ceremony, designed to honor the year's best sports moments and personalities.”  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.

Black History Month Hallowed Grounds Sites of African American Memories Poster

Celebration of African American History MonthPresidential Proclamation — African American History Month, 2016

A PROCLAMATION External link to a government website

America's greatness is a testament to generations of courageous individuals who, in the face of uncomfortable truths, accepted that the work of perfecting our Nation is unending and strived to expand the reach of freedom to all.  Read more » External link to a government website

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Past Heritage Month Celebrations

Contact Us

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