When she learned she could make a positive impact on countless veterans' lives by taking out a charitable gift annuity with the DAV Charitable Service Trust
, she didn't think twice.
Organized in 1986, the DAV Charitable Service Trust
is dedicated to empowering veterans to lead high-quality lives with respect and dignity.
But I would never have guessed then, nearly a quarter of a century ago, that the young man we recognized onstage would go on to do so much good for veterans," said Marbes, who chairs the DAV Charitable Service Trust
. "I remember he seemed a little concerned at the time.
Born from a DAV Charitable Service Trust
grant to Harvard's Veterans Legal Clinic in 2014, the lecture series brings high-profile leaders to the university to raise awareness of veterans' needs and to speak on public policies that impact veterans.
Likewise, I know DAV and the DAV Charitable Service Trust
work hard to ensure ill and injured veterans can build happy and fulfilled lives, too.
In addition to the new partnership, DAV Charitable Service Trust
recently provided a significant grant to Vet Tix to deliver even more event tickets to deserving veterans and their families.
The USA Warriors Ice Hockey Program has received numerous grants from the DAV Charitable Service Trust
as part of its mission to provide adaptive sports rehabilitation opportunities to service-disabled veterans.
He has enjoyed the benefits of receiving fixed payments for life and a charitable deduction each time he takes out a new charitable gift annuity through the DAV Charitable Service Trust
. By naming his daughter (who is over the minimum age of 60) as the second annuitant, Mann has ensured his legacy will continue through her lifetime and beyond, serving the countless veterans who continue to need and deserve our support.
To learn more about the DAV Charitable Service Trust
and its programs, visit cst.dav.org.
He has served on the National Executive Committee and was a member of the DAV Charitable Service Trust
Board of Directors.
Much of the equipment, including the semitrailer that carries it and serves as a prosthetics workshop, has been donated over the years by DAV and the DAV Charitable Service Trust
As DAV heads into its 96th year of providing a lifetime of support for veterans and their families, the DAV Charitable Service Trust
has long supported employment programs in many different forms.