AMVETS and The Heritage Company, a fundraising firm, had designed a solicitation aimed at existing donors, but hadn't selected a gift.
The AMVETS Riders have adopted Camp Hope as their first national fundraising program and are already well on their way to completely funding the construction of a wheelchair-accessible cabin.
AMVETS members also involve themselves in a range of initiatives aimed at contributing to the quality of life in their local communities.
Prior to his career with the DAV, Riegel was employed by the AMVETS for 15 years.
based AMVETS have been reaching out to the 180,000 members of that national organization to let members know about the situation and what they should do.
Trump and First Lady Melania Trump travelled to Struthers, Ohio, to participate in the AMVETS Post 44 Salute to American Heroes.
This legislation is also opposed by the Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States, AMVETS and several other military and veterans organizations.
Velma Hart, CAE, is national finance director and chief financial officer of AMVETS National Headquarters, Lanham, Maryland.