Please join us online on November 10th for our virtual presentation of the 2021 U.S.VETS SALUTE Gala.
In the face of challenges we face as a nation, we are excited to come together to recognize our veterans.
This year’s Gala will honor our dedicated partners and launch a new national campaign to Make Camo Your Cause.
COVID-19, economic challenges and systemic inequities have changed the world this year, and pushed us to advance as a country, as individuals, and as an organization. We are proud to say that through it all, U.S.VETS did not falter in our commitment to our nation’s veterans. Last year we served more than 18,000 veterans, and successfully housed 9,000 veterans and families nationwide.
Our impact was made possible by the commitment of U.S.VETS Board, staff and tremendous community partners across the nation. When the pandemic demanded that we change how we serve, our staff jumped into action, shifting overnight to essential duty teams and working tirelessly to support our veteran clients. Our community partners were no different, stepping up with the resources and support we needed to serve the men and women that bravely served our country.
Your commitment has helped U.S.VETS become the nation’s largest nonprofit with boots on the ground to combat the epidemic of veteran homelessness. We vow to continue in our mission – increasing services for homeless and at-risk veterans, expanding homeless prevention programs, and building new supportive veteran housing – until no one who bravely served our country is left sleeping on our streets.
Join us as we honor our partners, recognize a year of service and celebrate the extraordinary community that has come together to #HONORUSVETS.
Each year, U.S.VETS honors individuals and corporations for their contributions to the veteran community. Past honorees include: The Veterans Fund Leadership Council: Jeremy Zimmer, UTA, Kelly Coffey, City National Bank, Amy Gravitt, HBO, Shannon Gerber, The Home Depot Foundation, David Robinson, Admiral Capital, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, and Comcast NBCUniversal as well as Admiral Michael Mullen, Bank of America, Call of Duty Endowment, Congresswoman Maxine Waters, Governor Pete Wilson, The Home Depot Foundation, LA County MTA CEO Phillip A. Washington, Speaker Emeritus John A. Pérez, Verizon, John Vidovich.
PAST CELEBRITY SUPPORTERS
Past and current celebrity supporters include: President Jimmy Carter, Stephen Colbert, Michael Douglas, Jay Ellis, Dennis Franz, Tony Hale, Tom Hanks, Leslie Mann, Cindy McCain, Tia Mowry, Ethan Peck, Gregory Peck, Sidney Poitier, Lionel Richie, Adam Sandler, Sylvester Stallone, Barbara Starr, Gary Sinise, Oliver Stone, Steve Trevino, Wilmer Valderrama, Milo Ventimiglia, and more.