To enhance and safeguard the entitlements for all American Veterans who have served honorably and to improve the quality of life for them, their families, and the communities where they live through leadership, advocacy and services.
Membership into AMVETS is open to all members that are active duty and honorably discharged veterans. Our members are from the Army, Marines Corps, Navy, Air Force, Coast Guard and the National Guard and Reserves. We are chartered by congress to assist veterans in all aspects of their lives from disability claims to finding jobs. We also participate in local events as well as charitable work that benefits the organizational goals. AMVETS is open to anyone who is currently serving, or who has honorably served, in the U.S. Armed Forces including the National Guard and Reserves. Annual membership dues are $30. Life memberships are $250.