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Woman Veteran Athlete Candice Caesar

[Podcast] #90 Candice Caesar – Army Veteran, Athlete and Team RWB Member

Candice Caesar joined the US Army as a personnel actions specialist, excited to serve her country.

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I Am Not Invisible Virtual Exhibit

I Am Not Invisible Virtual Exhibit

There are roughly 2 million living women Veterans, and many VA Central Office employees who are women Veterans.

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Woman Veteran Athlete Ivanna Brown

Veteran Finds Empowerment, Sense of Family Through Adaptive Sports

Ivanna Brown is a half-British, half-Jamaican Air Force Veteran who joined the military on a green card before earning her U.S. citizenship.

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Collage of Women Veterans and the CWV Logo

VA’s Center for Women Veterans to Highlight, Connect and Inform Women Veterans Through Outreach and Social Media

We are excited to announce that the Center for Women Veterans launched women-Veteran dedicated social media channels on March 1!

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Women Veteran Athletes Initiative

Women Veteran AthletesWomen Veterans often report feeling unrecognized and underappreciated.  This exciting project will address that concern by increasing awareness of women as Veterans among VA employees, raising male Veteran awareness of their women peers and helping women feel more welcome by seeing their experiences as Veterans visibly reflected when they enter a VA facility.

Women Veterans Art Exhibit

Women Veterans Art by Deveon SudduthArt displays created by 10 women Veterans were featured at ten VA medical facilities across the country in March during Women’s History Month.  Several of the exhibits are now traveling to new sites each month.  On this page, you can see when it may be at a site near you, listen to podcasts with some of the artists, read news coverage of the initiative, and more!

Challenging Preconceived Notions of Women Veterans

‘Game On:’  Army Veteran discovers archery talent at National Veterans Summer Sports Clinic

Army Veteran Grace Wanjie never shot a bow and arrow before participating in the 2016 National Veterans Summer Sports Clinic in San Diego.  But with the help of instructors and staff at the Clinic, she discovered a natural ability for the sport.  Wanjie was one of more than 100 Veterans to participate in the 9th annual rehabilitation event.  Learn more »

#VeteranOfTheDay - Nominate a Veteran Today!

#VeteranOfTheDay BannerVeteran of the Day has been a tradition on VA’s social media pages for more than two years now.  This daily publication is always in need of great nominations, and CWV would love to see more women Veterans featured!  If you know a Veteran who deserves to be recognized, please refer to this guide to nominate them.  Learn more »