2015 Annual Conference & Honors

2015 Annual Conference & Honors

AVC’s Annual Conference & Honors embodies our organization’s mission – to ensure that stories of valor and sacrifice are not forgotten.

Learn more about our events throughout Veterans Day Weekend here.

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AVC Wins Emmy for The Honors

Capital Emmys

AVC and Yorktel Media’s production, The American Veterans Center Honors, took home an Emmy at the 57th Annual Emmy Awards, hosted by the National Capital Chesapeake Bay Chapter.

The Honors is the first televised awards show dedicated to those who deserve it most, America’s heroes and service members.

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AVC Oral Histories

George Mendonsa

On August 14, 1945, the news was announced to the world that the Japanese had surrendered and the Second World War was finally over.

George Mendonsa, a sailor on board USS the Sullivans was among those celebrating in Times Square.

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A Final Toast DVD Now Available

A Final Toast DVD Now Available

The story of 80 men – and one mission that changed a war and defined a generation.

The documentary Doolittle’s Raiders – A Final Toast, co-produced by the American Veterans Center and Tim Gray Media, is now available for purchase!

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Veterans Video History Contest

Veterans Video History Contest

AVC is excited to announce the launch of our Veterans Video History Contest!

The Contest urges high school students to take part in the mission of preserving the legacy of America’s heroes by collecting oral histories from World War II veterans.

Become a part of history and win a trip to Washington, DC!

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