The Power of Art in the Veteran Community

The Power of Art in the Veteran Community

In late September we held our 4th Chicago Veterans Art Initiative, with 16 participating veteran artists showcasing 40 total unique pieces. While artists were there as early as 10:30am to set up, doors officially opened at 3pm and over 180 attendees...

Volunteers Are at the Heart of What We Do

Volunteers Are at the Heart of What We Do

Getting to know Pedro Lopez, Chicago Veterans new Employment Manager Volunteers are at the heart of Chicago Veterans and are part of everything we do. Charities thrive largely in p...

The Power of Family Events in the Veteran Community

The Power of Family Events in the Veteran Community

A Great Turn Out: from the Perspective of Jose Cisneros On July 27th we had our 5th Annual Chicago Veterans Picnic, where are we proud to say a widely diverse crowd of almost 300 v...

Following your Dreams after War

Following your Dreams after War

Veteran Spotlight | Alberto Boleres   About the Veteran Alberto Boleres has been an acti...

Veteran of The Year: 2018

Veteran of The Year: 2018

About the Veteran and His Service Toribio “Toby” Urian was born and raised in the northwest side of Chicago and is happy to call it home after serving in the Army. Toby is making incredible impacts in the veteran community now, a...

Chicago Veteran Spotlight: Roberto Heredia

Chicago Veteran Spotlight: Roberto Heredia

Roberto Heredia We are proud to spotlight another amazing vet...