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Center for Minority Veterans (CMV)

 

Minority Veterans Programs Coordinators (MVPC)

Minority Veterans Program Outreach Event

This position was implemented by Former Department of Veterans Affairs Secretary Jesse Brown’s letter on April 25, 1995, to assist the Director’s of their respective facility and the Center for Minority Veterans assess and identify the needs of minority veterans.

The primary goal of this outreach initiative is to increase local awareness of minority Veteran related issues and develop strategies for increasing their participation in existing VA benefit programs for eligible Veterans.  Minority Veterans Program Coordinator’s are located at Regional Offices, Health Care Facilities and National Cemeteries and are responsible for:

  • Promoting the use of VA benefits, programs, and services by minority Veterans.
  • Supporting and initiating activities that educate and sensitize internal staff to the unique needs of minority Veterans.
  • Targeting outreach efforts to minority Veterans through community networks.
  • Advocating on behalf of minority Veterans by identifying gaps in services and make recommendations to improve service delivery within their facilities.

There is a Minority Veteran Program Coordinator (MVPC) located in each state’s Regional Office, Health Care Facility and National Cemetery to educate and assist with your eligibility of benefits and services.

Learn more about the Minority Veterans Program Coordinators.

MVPCs in Action

Contact Information

Selecting the appropriate Administration below to access a listing of Minority Veterans Program Coordinator (MVPC) by state, who can provide service within your community.

Fiscal Year 2016 Monthly MVPC Teleconference Calls

Monthly teleconference calls are conducted every 3rd Tuesday from 2:00-3:00pm (Eastern).

  • January 20, 2016
  • February 16, 2016
  • March 15, 2016
  • April 19, 2016
  • May 17, 2016
  • June 21, 2016
  • July 19, 2016
  • August 16, 2016
  • September 20, 2016
  • October 18, 2016
  • November 15, 2016

Fiscal Year 2016 MVPC Quarterly Reports Due Dates

Place all pertinent due dates for your MVPC Quarterly Report submission on your calendars.

The following dates are the End of Each Quarter and the Earliest Dates which you can Submit Your Reports in the system.  Note:  There is no access to the system outside of these dates.

  • 1st quarter:  December 22, 2015 through January 11, 2016
  • 2nd quarter:  March 28, 2016 through April 11, 2016
  • 3rd quarter:  June 24, 2016 through July 11, 2016
  • 4th quarter:  September 30, 2016 through October 11, 2016

Contact Us

  • Center for Minority Veterans
    810 Vermont Ave. (00M)
    Washington, DC 20420
    (202) 461-6191