ComED Champ for Veterans Information‏


Since January 2002, ComEd has assisted activated and deployed members of the U.S. Armed Forces, National Guard, Reserves and honorably discharged veterans with paying their electric bills. CHAMP is a financial-assistance program that offers an optional package of benefits to qualified military personnel who reside within ComEd’s service territory and have fallen behind on their electric bill. Continue reading

Illinois Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program


The Illinois Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) is designed to assist eligible low income households pay for winter energy services. LIHEAP will provide a one-time benefit to eligible households to be used for energy bills. The amount of payment is determined by income, household size, fuel type, and geographic location. Continue reading

Honoring Veterans voices, helping MST survivors heal article


April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month—an annual campaign to raise public awareness about sexual assault and to educate communities and individuals about how to prevent sexual violence. This year, VA adopted the theme of “Honoring Veterans’ Voices, Helping Military Sexual Trauma Survivors to Heal” for its outreach activities. Continue reading

Harry Miller’s comments for award at the 2015 NWVU Gala


I am humbled and honored to receive this award. I thank NWVU for putting on such a great event and recognizing me and the others. I want to personally thank the Newland family for all their support and help in the clothing drives which have been exceptionally successful because of their involvement.  I thank those who have served, those who are serving now and all those who support our service members.  I can not say “Thank You” enough.

~ Harry Miller

CVO Awards Luncheon 2015

  Fundraiser Party, Buffet, Show, Awards and Raffle for the Coalition of Veterans Organizations When: Saturday, May 2nd, 11:30 AM to 3:30 PM Where:Japan Grill Buffet, 4817-4827 W 76th St. (76th & Cicero) in Burbank, IL All You Can Eat! … Continue reading

NWVU April 2015 Meeting‏

The Next Meeting for the National Women Veterans United will be on April 11, 2015 from 10 AM to 12:30PM at the Montford Point Marine Association,
7011 S. Vincennes Ave Chicago, IL 60621. Continue reading

NWVU 2015 Awards Gala

GALA AWARDS BANQUET will also be held at the Marriott Hotel at 6:00 p.m. ($65 Per Person) Includes dinner, souvenir book, entertainment and free raffles! (Discount Tickets for women veterans and service women who attend the Conference and Gala. Discount … Continue reading