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...

Chicago Wolves Resource Fair

Chicago Wolves Resource Fair

The Chicago Wolves hosted their 5th annual Salute to Military Families Night on Saturday, March 30th, followed by an exciting game versus the Milwaukee Admirals....

Celebrating 100 Years…

Celebrating 100 Years…

The American Legion has just turned 100 years old and Chicago Veterans joined the 9th District of Illinois to celebrate its centennial. Founded in 1919, the American Legion has a rich history....

A Night with the Bulls

A Night with the Bulls

Chicago Veterans took over (a section) the United Center last week to cheer on da Bulls! Jose Campos worked with the Chicago Bull organization to help organize this event, "I love our veteran commu...

CV Partners with Bunker Labs

CV Partners with Bunker Labs

Chicago Veterans partnered with Bunker Labs to host their 2nd Liberty Call of the year! Bunker Labs is a national network of veteran entrepreneurs dedicated to helping new veteran entrepreneurs start their own business. Bunker Labs is committed to se...

First Liberty Call of 2019!

First Liberty Call of 2019!

Chicago Veterans hosted their first monthly peer-to-peer networking and camaraderie building event of the year at the Union League Club of Chicago. We joined the for their Annual Signature event, Understanding Digital Transforma...

Following your Dreams after War

Following your Dreams after War

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

Photos: From CPR/First Aid Class

Photos: From CPR/First Aid Class

Photos from  CPR and First Aid Workshop at  in Chicago....