Military - Community Organizations

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American Legion Ladies Auxiliary - Unit 18

Address1800 W. 3rd St.
Bloomington, IN 47404
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The ALA is a service organization comprised of mothers, wives, sisters, daughters, granddaughters, great-granddaughters, and grandmothers of military personnel.

ContactLisa Liford Brown (President)
lisaliford [at] yahoo.com
812-334-0500
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American Legion, Burton Woolery Post 18

Websitehttps://www.legion18.org
Address1800 West Third Street
Bloomington, IN 47404
Description

 

The American Legion was chartered and incorporated by Congress in 1919 as a patriotic veterans organization devoted to mutual helpfulness. It is the nation's largest veterans service organization, committed to mentoring and sponsorship of youth programs in communities, advocating patriotism and honor, promoting a strong national security, and continued devotion to our fellow servicemembers and veterans.

Contactamleg18 [at] comcast.net
812-334-0500
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American Veterans (AMVETS) Post 2000

Websitehttps://amvets.org
Address5227 W. Airport Rd.
Bloomington, IN
Description

 

 

AMVETS (or American Veterans) has a proud history of assisting veterans and sponsoring numerous programs that serve our country and its citizens.

AMVETS Mission Statement: To enhance and safeguard the earned benefits of all American Veterans who have served honorably and to improve the quality of life for them, their families, and the communities where they live through leadership, advocacy and services.

Contact812-825-2200
Incorporation StatusIncorporated
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Family Readiness Group Headquarters

Websitehttps://www.armyfrg.org/skins/frg/home.aspx
Address3380 S. Walnut St.

Bloomington, IN 47401
Description

 

The Family Readiness Group is led by volunteers along with the Commander and the core values of the Indiana Army National Guard will provide support, comfort, and inspiration to military members and their families.

ContactLinda Hubbard (Chairperson)
lindah587425 [at] yahoo.com
812-320-3295
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Housing and Urban Development/Veterans Affairs Supportive Housing Program

Address455 S Landmark Ave.
Bloomington, IN 47403
Description

 

The HUD_VASH Program provides permanent housing to homeless veterans through a partnership with the local housing authority.

ContactMaryjane McNabb, MSW, LCSW
maryjane.mcnabb [at] va.gov
812-336-5723
Additional Contact877-683-0865
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Indiana National Guard Family Programs

Websitehttps://www.in.ng.mil/Family-Resources/Family-Assistance/
Address2002 South Holt Road
Indianapolis, IN 46241
Description

 

Family Assistance Centers are established in times of contingency call-up, mobilization, and large-scale deployment to provide support and assistance to service members and their families.

ContactMargaret Amos
mrgaret.amos [at] ng.army.mil
812-847-9894 ext. 21
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Operation Closer To Home

Websitehttp://www.operationcloser2home.ning.com
Address3517 S. Kennedy Drive
Bloomington, IN 47401
Description

A network of combined groups committed to sending an set monthly amount of supply boxes to our soldiers away from their bases in Afghanistan.

ContactKimberly Hooie
operationcloser2home [at] gmail.com
812-369-4200
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