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Dec 7, 2016 Our charter has been added! You can find it under the "About" tab.

LAR-CVEB Steering Committee Minutes

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Mar 28 PDF
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Jun 1 PDF

LAR-CVEB Minutes

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Apr 18 PDF
June 15 PDF

LAR-CVEB Provisional Committee Minutes

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Aug 24 PDF
Sept 1 PDF
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Mission Statement

“The mission of the Los Angeles Region – Community Veteran Engagement Board (“LARCVEB”) is to establish and maintain effective communication links among Veterans of all eras, their families, all service providers (including the VA), and stakeholders in the community for the purpose of facilitating an improved quality of life for Veterans.”

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A Community Veterans Engagement Board (CVEB) meeting was held in Los Angeles June 15, 2016 with local VA leaders from the Veterans Health Administration (VHA), the Veterans Benefit Administration (VBA), the National Cemetery Administration (NCA), Veterans Advocacy Groups, and Community Stakeholders. The CVEB Provisional Board members are charged with developing a mission statement, charter, goals, leadership structure, and name. Upon completion of the Provisional CVEB charge the Provisional CVEB will establish a permanent CVEB.

Provisional Board members:

Gayle Ocheltree, Veterans Patient Advisory Committee

Stephanie Stone, LA County Department Military and Veterans Affairs

Jon Varat, Dean and Professor Emeritus, UCLA School of Law

Jesse Creed, Attorney for Homeless Veterans

Dean Brown, Antelope Valley Veterans

Steve Peck, U.S. VETS

Larry Van Kuran, Commander, State of California American Legion

Howard Hernandez, American GI Forum

Jennifer Hark-Dietz, PATH

Ann Brown, Non-Voting member
Director, VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System

Robert McKenrick, Non-Voting member
Director, Los Angeles Regional Office

Thomas Ruck
Director, Los Angeles National Cemetery

We are located at 1816 S Figueroa St, Los Angeles, CA 90015

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