IVMF’s COO Maureen Casey Joined The Soldier For Life Podcast to Discuss Supporting Veterans

On the Soldier For Life Podcast, you can listen to LTC Olivia Nunn speak to Ms. Maureen Casey the Chief Operating Officer for the Institute for Veterans and Military Families on the various programs and opportunities that are available to the militar... Read More ▶


PAServes Announces Funding Commitments Sustaining Local Ownership and New Coordination Center

PAServes - one of seventeen AmericaServes networks - recently celebrated its 5-year anniversary in November, 2020. PAServes has over 17,000 service requests from over 5,600 clients and veterans and their families in the community are served by a coor... Read More ▶


Dr. Michael Haynie, Founder and Executive Director, Featured on Work in Progress Podcast to Discuss Military-Connected in Higher Education

This episode of Work in Progress podcast looks at the role a Syracuse University-based initiative has played in bridging the gap between military service and civilian work for tens of thousands of men and women for almost a decade.... Read More ▶


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 ▶