IVMF Year in Review 2023

It was an exceptional year for the IVMF throughout 2023, and we look to do more in 2024. Leadership from across the organization shared their thoughts on the key highlights of success for the year, and we share that same message with all of our suppo... Read More ▶


University Civilian Champions Wall of Honor Receives Three New Additions

Syracuse University has made significant accomplishments in providing access to higher education for veterans and military family members since the days of World War I. While the overall impact of those efforts is immeasurable, they did pave the way ... Read More ▶


Life Trustee Daniel D’Aniello ’68, H’20 Honored With Keys to the City of Florence, Italy

Alumnus, philanthropist and Life Trustee Daniel D’Aniello ’68, H’20 was recently celebrated by the city of Florence, Italy, for his dedication to the city and his support of the Syracuse Abroad program in Florence. In a ceremony hosted by the m... Read More ▶


Unveiling the Origins of ROTC at Syracuse University

In Syracuse University's history, commitments to veterans and military students can trace back to World War I. SU laid the groundwork for what would evolve into the Reserve Officers Training Corps (ROTC), a pivotal institution that has shaped the liv... Read More ▶


EBV Graduate and Bravery Wines Owner, Corey Christman, Talks Business on Bridge Street

Misty Fox of the D'Aniello Institute for Military Families along with Corey Christman, former special agent in the United States air Force and owner of Bravery Wines are helping to spread the word about military-owned businesses on Bridge Street toda... Read More ▶


Congratulations to Five IVMF Alumni Recipients of the Antares REACH Program Grant

IVMF is proud to congratulate five alumni for being selected as Antares REACH Grant recipients!... Read More ▶


Testimony on Military-Connect Business Ownership

On November 15, 2023, Dr. Haynie spoke to the Committee on Small Business & Entrepreneurship about veteran entrepreneurship. IVMF is a huge supporter of veteran-owned businesses and especially small business ownership with over 13 programs dedicated ... Read More ▶


Serving a Century: Syracuse University’s Historic Veteran Footprint

Syracuse University has been a stalwart supporter of veterans since World War I. From the Uniform Admissions Program post-World War II to the creation of innovative programs like the Entrepreneurship Bootcamp for Veterans (EBV) and the Institute for ... Read More ▶


Walmart Gifts IVMF $750,000 during Heroes & Headliners Celebrity Concert

On November 11th, Walmart hosted their first ever Heroes & Headliners Celebrity Concert featuring artists such as Chris Stapleton, H.E.R., Imagine Dragons, and more. Heroes & Headliners also highlighted donations of up to $4 million for veteran orga... Read More ▶


Fox News Highlights IVMF Impacting 20K+ Veterans Annually with Saboor Sakhizada

In a recent feature on Fox & Friends Weekend, D’Aniello Institute for Veterans and Military Affairs (IVMF) Project Manager Saboor Sakhizada discussed IVMF’s comprehensive programs designed to empower veterans. Sakhizada, a former Afghan translato... Read More ▶