WVFV Celebrates 14 Years of Helping Veterans Succeed

WOW!  What a perfect night for friends, fund-raising, dancing, and eating oysters!  

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THANK YOU!  You made our 14th Year a rousing success!  A perfect July evening.  A wonderful crowd of supporters.  Amazing food and great band.      Because of you, we cleared $10,000 and funded equipment for several injured veterans from our waiting list!  HUZZAH!  
Who wants to do it again at Mystic Oysters next year?
Past Veteran awardees (l-r) USCG vet Marc H. owner of Mystic Oysters; USA Capt Loren P. owner of Maisey's Market; John Niekrash, President of WVFV; USN vet John G and Naomi G, owners of J&N Clean LLC; Cathy Cook, WVFV Exec Dir.  
Make Memorial Day Memorble

2022 Make Memorial Day Memorable National Virtual Walk

Join the Work Vessels for Vets community for our 2nd Annual Memorial Day Virtual Walk to make Memorial Day memorable for you and your family and friends.  Your donations will go 100% to  support injured veterans around the country as they start a business following combat-related disability.  You are making a difference!

Take this time to honor the fallen, and to teach our children why this day is one of remembrance for those who gave their lives to keep us free.


Charity Ratings

  • We earned the HIGHEST National Charity Ratings
  • No other Veterans' Nonprofit is SOLELY dedicated to the mission to award equipment to injured veteran-entrepreneurs     
  • TOP-RATED NONPROFIT at GreatNonprofits—Every year!
  • A+ Accredited National Charity at Better Business Bureau
  • New England Innovations Finalist - Nonprofit Category

   You are invited to submit your comments and experience with us at  Great NonProfits                                          

     99 cents of every dollar works hard to help veterans succeed!

GUIDE STAR awarded Work Vessels for Vets with its highest category for efficiency, integrity and transparency - the PLATINUM AWARD.  GuideStar PLATINUM Status


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