Helping Veterans in need can be a Family Affair

Quilted blankets were placed in the National Women Veterans United (NWVU) SGT Simone A. Robinson Military Women Veteran’s Center meditation room. Twenty of her hand-knitted hats were given to homeless female Veterans at an NWVU stand down, and the remaining hand-knitted items will be provided, by the United Relief Foundation, to other Women Warriors in need. Continue reading

Support NWVU on GivingTuesday

PLEASE SUPPORT MILITARY WOMEN VETERANS on Giving Tuesday, December 3, 2019.
★Making A Difference ★ Providing A Service ★Telling Our Stories ★ Preserving Our Legacy
Please help support the only Community Military Women Veteran’s Center in Illinois, as we expand our programs for peer-to-peer support for women with (invisible wounds – PTSD, MST, TBI), health care prevention and awareness, emergency services, case management, referrals, computer lab assistance, art therapy, crafts, food, clothing and more…. Continue reading

National Women Veterans United GREET & MEET

Calling on American Legions, VFW, DAV, AMVETS, CVO, Chicago Veterans, and all Veteran Organizations to the National Women Veterans United GREET & MEET event on Saturday, November 16, 2019, 10:30 am – 12:30 pm at the SGT Simone A. Robinson Military Women Veteran’s Center located at 8620 S. Pulaski (Lower Level). RSVP – (872) 731-2150 – Continue reading

“Homemade” screening on Nov 11th

A special upcoming event at Facets Cinematheque that you may be of interest to the Veteran community in Chicago. “Homemade” is going to be screened on Nov 11th. There will also be a panel discussion after the show featuring Adam Sorensen, the subject of the film, director Jason Maris and Nick Etten, former Navy Seal, Government advisor for Acreage Holdings, and founder Cannabis for vets. Continue reading