Volunteer

Looking for a way to show to serve those who served our country?  Look no further than the 2019 Centennial NYC Veterans Day Parade!

Register today to share your time and talents, and assist the United War Veterans Council (UWVC) create  for the 2019 Centennial (100th Anniversary) NYC Veterans Day Parade!

The largest Veterans Day Parade in the country; the NYC Veterans Day Parade regularly features about around 300 groups with about 30,000 participants total; featuring 30+ floats, 200 other vehicles for the 300-400,000 spectators along Fifth Avenue!

Join our volunteer team for exciting opportunities to dedicate your skills (or maybe learn new) behind scenes and dedicate your day for the sacrifices and service of our nation’s veterans.

Interested in becoming a volunteer today?  Take a look at our 2019 VDP Volunteer Meeting Calendar and 2019 VDP Volunteer Positions.

*Most volunteer positions require 2-4 training meetings (about 2 hours each) and availability for Veterans Day, this year on Monday November 11, 2019.

Have a question for our volunteer team?  Feel free to contact us at volunteer@uwvc.org.

We look forward to inviting you to our upcoming volunteer meetings!

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ABOUT THE NYC VETERANS DAY PARADE:  The New York City Veterans Day Parade is our nation’s largest event honoring service. Produced by theUnited War Veterans Council (UWVC), the Parade provides the public with the opportunity to salute our veterans and military, and raises awareness for organizations working to serve their needs. It is the centerpiece of an annual citywide effort to honor our veterans community.  The Parade features veterans groups and service providers, military units, youth and civic groups, top high school bands from across America, vintage vehicles, floats and more. It is supported by numerous sponsoring partners, including UWVC Recycling, JP Morgan Chase & Co., Fiserve, Cushman & Wakefield, Wounded Warrior Project and A+E Networks/HISTORY. For more information, visit uwvc.org/vetsday.

ABOUT THE UNITED WAR VETERANS COUNCIL:  The United War Veterans Council, Inc. (UWVC) is a non-profit, non-partisan organization that honors and serves veterans.  The UWVC supports and promotes a wide range of initiatives that provide vital services to our veterans community (including health, wellness and education); raises positive awareness and increases public understanding of the needs of our veterans community through major public events and promotional activities; and brings together veterans groups, community organizations, government agencies, businesses of all sizes and the general public. For more information, visit uwvc.org and follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn.