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Veterans Support Council, Inc.

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Our next MACV Networking Meeting is Tuesday the 21st of May 2019 at the Marriott-East at 21st & Shadeland Ave from 2:00 to 4:00 PM .................... Committee meetings start at 1:00 PM .................... The 9th Annual Mayors' Veterans Appreciation Day with Motorcycle Ride, Custom Car, Truck & Motorcycle Show, Picnic w/Burgers, Hotdogs, Fish, Fries & Deserts is the 20th of July 2019 at the Marion County Fairgrounds from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM .................... You can now sign-up on-line to be a "Volunteer" or a "Vendor" for this years Mayors event. Please click on the "Events" Page and sign up today ................... You should also plan to attend "Helping Heroes of America's" 2nd Annual Freedom Ride, the 27th of July, also at the Marion County Fairgrounds. Call 844-585-8184 for additional information ..........

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VSC's website helps Veterans, Military and their Families find the vital resources they need and are entitled to for their service to our country.

  • VSC's website lists local, state, and federal organizations that offer our Veterans, Military and their Families; the goods, services, programs and the benefits they deserve.
  • VSC is the official sponsor, fundraiser and promoter of the Mayors' Veterans Appreciation Day event.
  • MACV is a networking organization made up of local service providers, Veterans focused and Veterans owned business that meets monthly to plan on how to better serve our Veteran and Military community.
  • MACV advises the Mayors and Town Managers on the needs of the Veteran community.

Together, VSC and MACV's mission is to better serve and inform our local, Veteran, Military Community, and Government Officials.

MACV's Monthly Networking Meetings

MACV meets the 3rd Tuesday of each month from 2:00 to 4:00 PM.
Please check the MACV Page for the date, time and any location changes.

Everyone is Always Welcome.

We're Getting Ready for Our 9th Annual
Mayors' Veterans Apreciation Day

with Motorcycle Ride, Custom Car, Truck & Motorcycle Show,
Picnic w/Burgers, Hotdogs, Fish, Fries & Deserts

Please check the Events Page for the date, time and location

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Download our Sponsor Letter  |  View last years Sponsors & Donors    

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News for Veterans

FREE BUS PASSES FOR INDY VETERANS: Starting July 18, 2018, all Veterans living in the Indianapolis Metro areas are eligible to ride the IndyGo buses for FREE. To register, veterans must complete the enrollment process in person at the Julia Carson Transit Center, 201 E Washington Street. Veterans must fill out an application (provided in both English and Spanish), provide proof of eligibility, and have a photo taken at the Transit Center Customer Service desk. Visit IndyGo's Press Release for additional information.

COMING SOON: VSC's website will soon have a complete database of goods, services programs and benefits available to Veterans, Military and their Families. The database will be broken down into over 400 topics such as; housing, employment, clothing, food, health care, education, help with addictions, help with mental illness, etc.

2019 Mayors' Veterans Appreciation Day: The date, time and place of this years event is Saturday the 20th of July 2019 at the Marion County Fairgrounds from 10 AM to 4 PM.

Words to Live by:

 Integrity First Attitude is Everything Service Before Self
Honor Before Glory Duty-Honor-Country Be All You Can Be
Trust But Verify Peach through Strength Never GIve Up
Believe in Yourself Honor-Courage-Commitment Air High 
"On the battlefield, the military pledges to leave no Soldier behind.  As a Nation, let it be our pledge that when they return home, we leave no Veteran behind".  |  Dan Lipinski said that, and VSC & MACV thrives to make it a Reality!

Don Hawkins receiving the Jefferson Award

Dr Doty Taylor receiving the Jeferson Award

Press conference when the city approved FREE InndyGo bus passes for Veterans

Don Hawkins Accepting Certification of Appreciation from Mayor Hogsett

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For Medical or Physical Emergencies:

  • If you or someone you are helping is hurt or in imminent danger, please get to a phone and dial 9-1-1 for immediate help. 
  • If you or someone you know is feeling suicidal, or facing a crisis, dial 2-1-1 in Indy or 1-(866) 211-9966 for immediate help.
  • If you are a victim of domestic violence dial 1-(800) 332-7385 or (317) 926-4357 for help.

For Non-Emergencies:

  • If you are a Veteran or a Family member of a Veteran in search of information on his/her benefits and/or you/they require immediate services, you can dial 2-1-1, or contact one of the service providers or organizations listed on our "Resources" page.

Please Note:

  • VSC & MACV only providers Information and Referrals on the resources you may need and does not provide any direct services.