News & Updates


2021 NYC Veterans Day Parade Application

We have opened our online application for the 2021 New York City Veterans Day Parade! Based on projected outcomes of the national vaccination process and other re-opening efforts, we...


Desert Storm 218 Miler

Operation Desert Storm took place between 1/17/1991 through 2/28/1991.  Coalition Troops traveled 218 miles during that time period from Al Jabail Airport in Saudi Arabia to the Liberation of...


Greetings to the new Commander in Chief

In recognition of Inauguration Day, the United War Veterans Council salutes our 46th Commander in Chief, President Joe Biden. In keeping with tradition, POTUS will be invited to attend...


PRESS RELEASE: Nick Angione to lead UWVC Board

VETERANS ADVOCATE NICK ANGIONE TO LEAD UNITED WAR VETERANS COUNCIL BOARD Outgoing Chair Doug McGowan to continue to serve in Emeritus role and as Board Member NEW YORK, NY,...


2020 PARADE UPDATE: June 24

Dear friends: As you may be aware, the New York City Marathon has been cancelled by its organizers. Although the NYC Veterans Day Parade is also a major public...


PARTNER PROFILE: Verizon

In today’s Patriotic Partner Profile, we highlight Verizon, a supporter of the NYC Veterans Day Parade since 2013.   As a provider of essential communications and technology services, Verizon is...


PARTNER PROFILE: T-Mobile

We continue our series of #PatrioticPartnerProfiles! One of our corporate partners, @T-Mobile, believes in the value that Veterans bring to their workforce. That’s why, they offer benefits like mobile...


Help Provide PPE to Our Frontline Heroes!

As we all continue to adapt to the COVID-19 pandemic, the UWVC is pleased to share a special opportunity to support those in need and diligently working on the...


2019 Centennial Veterans Day Parade | Grand Marshal Announcement | U.S. Navy SEAL Veteran & Former U.S. Senator Bob Kerrey

The United War Veterans Council announces the fifth of its 2019 Centennial NYC Veterans Day Parade Grand Marshals: U.S. Navy SEAL Vietnam Veteran & Medal of Honor Recipient Former...


2019 Centennial NYC Veterans Day Parade | Grand Marshal Announcement: U.S. Marine Corps Veteran & Entrepreneur: Zach Iscol

The United War Veterans Council announces the fourth of its 2019 Centennial NYC Veterans Day Parade Grand Marshals: Post-9/11 U.S. Marine Corps Veteran & Entrepreneur Zach Iscol MARINE VETERAN JOINS...