Syracuse Mayor, Ben Walsh, Joins with Syracuse University’s IVMF to Launch SyracuseServes

At the National Veterans Resource Center (NVRC) on University Hill, Syracuse Mayor Ben Walsh, and Syracuse University’s Institute for Veterans and Military Families (IVMF) announced the launch of SyracuseServes, a new support network for veterans a... Read More ▶


Watch The Livestream of the SyracuseServes Launch Event

The IVMF is proud to partner with the City of Syracuse to launch SyracuseServes in order to assist veterans and military-connected families in the City and throughout the local region. Watch the livestream!... Read More ▶


Pallone’s Bill to Help Homeless Veterans with Credit and Financial Counseling Services Passes House

Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr.’s (NJ-06) Homeless Veterans Credit Repair, Enhancement, and Debt Improvement for Tomorrow (CREDIT) Act passed the House of Representatives today. The bill will help end veteran homelessness and housing instability by ... Read More ▶


The 2021 National Survey of Military-Affiliated Entrepreneurs is now open!

We use this information to provide insights to those interested in understanding the military-affiliated entrepreneurship community, and to equip military-affiliated entrepreneurs for success. The results from this survey inform the public, private, ... Read More ▶


SyracuseServes Partnering with City of Syracuse, Local Community to Support Syracuse Veterans and Military Families

On Wednesday June 23, AmericaServes, a national initiative of Syracuse University’s Institute for Veterans and Military Families (IVMF), will launch in Syracuse. Working collaboratively with the City of Syracuse, the network will connect veterans a... Read More ▶


IVMF Becomes a Cisco Networking Academy, Offers New Courses

In January 2021, Syracuse University’s Institute for Veterans and Military Families (IVMF) became the newest Cisco Networking Academy. As a result of the IVMF’s participation in the CyberVetsUSA consortium and partnership with Cisco, the Institut... Read More ▶


New Annual Survey by National Nonprofit Operation Gratitude Will Evaluate Progress and Influence Action in Bridging Civilian-Service Divide

Operation Gratitude, one of the largest and most impactful nonprofits in the country for hands-on volunteerism in support of military, veterans, and first responders is launching a nationwide survey partnering with IVMF (Institute for Veterans and Mi... Read More ▶


Make the Connection, Reap the Benefits

For five military-connected small business owners, their chance meeting at the 2020 Veteran EDGE Conference led to a friendship that helped each other’s businesses to not only survive but thrive during an otherwise desolate situation. And the inves... Read More ▶


Recognizing IVMF Staff Member For Becoming A Board Member for San Diego Pride

IVMF's Onward to Opportunity Program Coordinator Joanna Sansoterra was recently elected as a board member for SD Pride!... Read More ▶


Heinz Endowment Has Renewed Its Funding for the IVMF to Continue Advocating for Military Families With a $446,000 Grant

The Heinz Endowment has renewed its funding of Syracuse University’s Institute for Veterans and Military Families (IVMF) with a $446,000 grant to continue advocating for data-driven policies and support for military families. The grant will help fu... Read More ▶