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Veteran Advocacy

VETERAN ADVOCATE

 

IAVA fights and wins battles for the post 9/11 generation of veterans.

IAVA gets results. Our members tell us what’s important, and we engage policy makers and the media to bring about positive change.

 

OUR METHOD

We have a proven method that works: we listen to our members, we do our research, we advocate for change, and WE WIN.

CAMPAIGNS

We are THE trusted veterans’ advocacy group in DC. Our scientific approach means that when we talk, our elected officials listen and take action.

MEDIA

IAVA fights every day to ensure that America’s veterans are not ignored! We demand our members’ needs are heard and insist on a positive national veteran narrative.

Watch: IAVA's Passion for Veteran Advocacy

IAVA's Policy Priorities

IAVA’s members have identified the top Policy Priorities that matter most to them.

CAMPAIGNS

 

We are THE trusted veterans’ advocacy group in DC. Our scientific approach means that when we talk, our elected officials listen and take action.

When our community comes together we impact national change. For over a decade, IAVA has been leading the conversation to ensure that post-9/11 veteran needs are met.

 

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MEMBER SURVEY

All of IAVA’s work starts with our members, and our advocacy work is no exception. IAVA’s member community guides all the work we do through our annual member survey.

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POLICY AGENDA

IAVA creates a road map of initiatives and recommendations that will address the most important issues impacting the post-9/11 generation of veterans.

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LEGISLATION

IAVA works hard to get the job done. We are focused on results.

IAVA's Cavalry

Our premier leadership development program, IAVA’s Cavalry gives selected members the opportunity to be the sledgehammer that forces positive change. When IAVA calls in our Cavalry, our leaders listen and real change happens.

IAVA’s Cavalry

Make Your Voice Heard

Our members drive our action. Join the movement now.

JOIN US

IAVA Fellowship Program

IAVA’s Veteran Leader Fellowship Program empowers veterans to advocate for themselves and others, providing them with practical skills and experiences that enable them to grow as leaders in their communities.

Leadership Fellow

IAVA VOTES

Voting is important! Regardless of political views, it is your duty to vote. The Vote Hub is a resource to help you find registration information for your state and your local polling location.

MEDIA

 

IAVA fights every day to ensure that America’s veterans are not ignored! We demand our members’ needs are heard and insist on a positive national veteran narrative.

We believe there should be nothing about us without us.

 

IAVA IN ACTION

WE WIN

IAVA works hard to get the job done. We are focused on results. Since 2007, in an increasingly gridlocked political environment, IAVA continues to pass groundbreaking legislation for our community.

OUR HISTORY

SUPPORT VETERANS TODAY

Our country has an obligation to fulfill its promise to honor and support vets. Make a donation today to help IAVA fulfill its mission to connect, unite, and empower post-9/11 veterans.

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