Illinois Dentists Salute Veterans Day event 2017


On Friday, November 10, and Saturday, November 11, 2017, the dentists of the Illinois State Dental Society want to show Illinois Veterans that they care! Illinois Veterans are eligible to receive a complimentary dental exam at one of the participating dental offices in their area. Treatments will be provided free of charge. Continue reading

NWVU Rockford Shevets Chapter Monthly Meeting


NWVU Chicago Chapter HQ Board members Dr Constance Edwards, Ret. USA Vietnam veteran, LTC Arthurine Jones Ret. USA Iraqi veteran and Financial Secretary Valorie Harris Vietnam Era USAF meet with NWVU Shevets Rockford Chapter President Nancy Clark SSG Vietnam Era Ret, USA veteran and Vice-President Mellody Brocato, Vietnam Era USMC veteran and their members. Continue reading

VA Selects Providers for Dental Insurance Program


The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) announced that it has selected Delta Dental of California and MetLife to once again offer private dental insurance plans as part of the VA Dental Insurance Program (VADIP). Continue reading

Women’s Memorial 20th Anniversary Events & Reservation Form


The Women’s Memorial 20th Anniversary Celebration—the countdown is underway! As we approach the celebration dates of October 20-22. The celebration will include a no-host dinner the evening of October 20; a formal 20th Anniversary ceremony at 11:00 a.m., October 21; and an Honor Walk and Service of Remembrance that evening. Lastly, we are hoping to place a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier the morning of October 22. Continue reading

Women Vetrepreneurship Program (WVP)

The Women’s Business Development Center’s (WBDC) Women Vetrepreneurship Program (WVP), created in partnership with the Illinois Department of Veteran Affairs (IDVA) is a one of a kind program for women veterans who are pursuing self-employment as a pathway to economic security. Continue reading