IVMF Advisory Board Member, Richard M. Jones, Selected by Variety for Annual Salute to Service Impact List

Richard Jones, a Syracuse University graduate ('92, G'95, L'95) and IVMF Advisory Board Member was selected this year for Variety's Salute To Service Impact List.  Each year, Variety selects individuals in the entertainment industry that are makin... Read More ▶


The American Legion Presents the 2020 Patriot Award to the IVMF

The nation’s largest veterans organization recognized the Institute for Veterans and Military Families (IVMF) with its prestigious Patriot Award during a presentation at Syracuse University. The ceremony took place at the new National Veterans Reso... Read More ▶


IVMF Employee, Linda Nellis, Reflects on Her Father and Husband for Veterans Month

My hero and role model happens to be my dad, Mel Rubenstein. He is a Syracuse University alum from the class of 1953. At that time, the draft was in effect, and he decided if he had to serve, he wanted to do it as an officer. He proceeded to join ROT... Read More ▶


PAServes 5-year Anniversary

On November 5, 2020, the PAServes-Greater Pittsburgh network virtually celebrated its 5-Year In-Progress Review. PAServes was the second network created in our AmericaServes program. PAServes has been a mentor and role model for other community colla... Read More ▶


IVMF’s Brian Collins Was Interviewed By Spectrum News on How He Helps Veterans Transition

Transitioning from military to civilian life is a daunting task for many veterans, but Brian Collins says even after he retired his uniform, he still found a way to continue his service. He traded life on the base for a cubicle at SU, but his desire ... Read More ▶


IVMF, Supporting Veterans For Almost A Decade

Katie Linendoll, an Emmy Award-winning TV personality, consumer technology expert, and one of the leading women in the field of technology, put together this video for the IVMF to show her support for our organization. You can watch the video below t... Read More ▶


$7.5 Million in New Funding to Support Syracuse University’s IVMF Work with Veterans and Military Families

Syracuse University is marking Veterans Day with the announcement of $7.5 million in new funding to advance the Institute of Veterans and Military Families’ (IVMF) work supporting veterans and military families in the face of the global pandemic. T... Read More ▶


Smart and Sexy Instagram Contest!

Calling all women veteran and military spouse business owners! Smart & Sexy wants to feature your business. Post on your Instagram account with #VWISEBeBoldContest and tag @ivmfsyracuseu and @smartandsexysocial for your chance to win a cash pr... Read More ▶


How the IVMF is helping veterans re-enter the civilian workforce

The New York Post goes on to explain the IVMF pillars of Entrepreneurship, Career Training, Community Services, higher Education, and Research & Analytics and share a few success stories from IVMF alumni. ... Read More ▶


Syracuse University’s IVMF to receive American Legion’s Patriot Award

On Nov. 17 via a virtual streaming ceremony, The American Legion will present its Patriot Award to Dr. Mike Haynie and Syracuse University's Institute for Veterans and Military Families. To view the ceremony at 10 a.m. ET Nov. 17...... Read More ▶