Council Information

Meeting Dates, Legislative Goals and Members

 

2017 Calendar

January 23, 2017
Council Meeting, VFW Headquarters, 917 New Bern Ave, Raleigh, NC

Red Plate Catering will be serving lunch from 12pm to 1 pm.  The meeting will commence at 1 pm.

March 13, 2017
Council Meeting, VFW Headquarters, 917 New Bern Ave, Raleigh, NC

April 10, 2017
1 pm Council Meeting, VFW Headquarters, 917 New Bern Ave, Raleigh, NC

 

 

2015-2016 Calendar

July 13, 2015
Council Meeting, DAV Headquarters, Raleigh, NC

September 14, 2015
Council Meeting, DAV Headquarters, Raleigh, NC

November 16, 2015
Legislative Committee Day, NC Legislative Building, Raleigh, NC
Council Meeting, DAV Headquarters, Raleigh, NC

January 11, 2016
Council Meeting, DAV Headquarters, Raleigh, NC

March 14, 2016 
Council Meeting, Location TBD

May 11, 2016
Veterans Day at the NC Legislative Building, Raleigh, NC

September 12, 2016
Council Meeting, VFW Headquarters, 917 New Bern Ave, Raleigh, NC

November 16, 2016
Council Meeting, Hilton Wilmington Riverside, 301 N. Water Street, Wilmington, NC.  Convenes at 1:00 pm in the Carolina Room.

Don’t Forget:

 

2017 Veterans Legislative Day is

April 26, 2017.

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NC Veterans Council’s 2016 Legislative Goals:

– Allow service members to retain their earned priority of receiving Medicaid home and community based service waivers.

-Ensure that active duty service members re-enrolling in Community Colleges receive tuition assistance that does not exceed available federal tuition assistance.

-Ensure ability of partially disabled Veterans to park in handicapped persons parking space with appropriate medical requirements and VA disability determination.

-Support the establishment of a Woman Veterans license plate.

-Increase visibility of current veterans employment data as a state measurement of being the most Veteran friendly state.

-Ensure equal tax treatment of federal, state, local, and military benefits.


NC Veterans Council 2015 Legislative Day



Meet The NC Veterans Council Team

Veterans of Foreign Wars of the US (2014-2015)

Email: cdr@nc.vfwwebmail.com
Website:VFWNC.org

American Legion (2014-2015)

Email: nclegioncommander@gmail.com
Website:NCLegion.org

Military Order of Purple Heart (2014-2015)

Email: jkclary@yadtel.net
Website:Purpleheart.org

Marine Corps League (2013-2014)

Email: DoNC.Commandant@Outlook.com
Website:NCMCL.org

Fleet Reserve Association (2014-2015)

Email: lzavadil@embarqmail.com
Website:FRA.org

MOAA (2014-2015)

Email: jigrahamusa@gmail.com
Website:MOAA-NC.org

Disabled American Veterans(2014-2015)

Email: nccdr@bellsouth.net
Website:NC.DAV.org

AMVETS (2014-2015)

Phone: 828-586-6170
Website:Amvetsnc.org

Vietnam Veterans of American (2014-2015)

Email: r_nance@bellsouth.net
Website:VVA-NC.org

NC Department of American EX-POW (2014-2015)

Email: jroth8@nc.rr.com
Website:AXPOW.org

NC ELKS ASSOCIATION

Email: paulhampton@triad.rr.com
Website:NCELKS.org


Affiliate Organizations


NC VET BIZ

NELSON MULLINS

USDOL/VETS

DIVISION OF WORKFORCE SOLUTIONS/h2>

NC DIVISION OF VETERANS AFFAIRS

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS

NC National Guard

North Carolina Military Business Center