Contact Commander Jeffrey Sohn at to join your local Jewish War Veterans Post.

Reap The Benefits Of…
Informative reporting on Jewish and veterans’ issues through our national publication The Jewish Veteran
Fourteen Veterans Service Offices representing veterans and their families in benefit disputes before the Department of Veteran Affairs
Life, health, and household insurance coverage as well as supplemental coverage for nursing homes, home care, and prescrip­tion drugs
Discounts on long distance telephone service
Credit card program for members, patrons, and their families
Annual meetings with major speakers, educative seminars, work­shops, entertainment, tours and banquets
Special discounts on books and items of military interest-a complete supply department
A network of volunteers providing needed services in VA hospi­tals
A registered lobbyist advocating veterans’ entitlements, civil rights, and Jewish issues
An audio-visual library
Friendship and financial assistance, as needed, for JWV widows and orphans
A Speaker’s Bureau on veteran and Jewish issues
Fraternal Health Service Program…
Limited quantities of blood in the event of hospitalization
Provides oxygen in the ambulance and if needed, in your home for one month
Limited coverage of diagnostic medical laboratory services
Emergency ambulance service to the nearest hospital within the county
Reimbursement for rental of wheelchair, or the purchase crutches or a cane
Aid Your Community With…
Scholarships for worthy high school graduates, who are children and grandchildren of Jewish War Veterans
Special care and attention to the families of active duty Jewish service persons both here and overseas
Donations of Jewish Bibles, ritual needs, and foodstuffs to Jewish members of the Armed Forces
Ongoing care for the gravesites of fallen soldiers
Representation of homeless veterans to secure VA benefits and housing, and to arrange for their inclusion in mainstream veteran activities
Seeks just recognition, awards and medals for deserving serv­ice persons
Provides support services for visitors to the National Vietnam Veterans Memorial and a rubbing of the loved one’s name from the “wall”
A National Award Fund for the apprehension of anti-Semitic and racist vandals
Sponsorship of Boys Scout Troops
Fighting anti-Semitic sentiment on college campuses
Support Your Brethren In Israel Through…
Donations of vital medical equipment for hospitals
Sponsorship of parklands and play areas
Israeli Soldier R & R Home in Beersheba
Financial and in-kind support for new olim and elderly Soviet Jewish veterans
Sponsoring annual missions to Israel for non-Jewish veteran leaders
A JWV registered representative at the United Nations who monitors resolutions and rulings
The JWV-USA National Memorial…
Your membership establishes and supports the JWV-USA National Museum of American Jewish Military History
JWV and NMI members enjoy special exhibit openings, receptions and complimentary tours